THE CREATION OF A PLASTIC WASTE RECYCLING PLANT
Project manager: Ministry for Trade and the Promotion of the Private Sector/ Federation of Niger Employer Organisations (FOP/ Niger)
Estimated cost (USD): USD 6 million
Estimated cost (FCFA): FCFA 3 billion
The project for the creation of a plastic waste recycling plant in Niamey is part of the Niger government environmental policy to eliminate plastic waste nationwide. The project objective is to transition from plastic bags that are the most commonly used in the country to brown paper bags, that better comply with the environmental and ecological demands required by national and international policies for environmental protection.
- Support the State in its policy for the elimination of plastic waste;
- Strong profitability potential in an unexploited sector presenting many opportunities in view of the intense use of plastic bags by the Nigerien population;
- Protect the environment and the ecosystem.
CHARACTERISTICS OF PARTNERSHIP REQUIREMENTS
Project Design: State /Partner
Funding: State /Partner
Implementation: State /Partner
Risk sharing: State /Partner