Resources

Forum Overview - Lending to Agribusiness: Financing Agricultural Value Chains

This presentation was delivered by Roy Parizat, Senior Economist - World Bank, Washington, DC at the AgriFin Financing Agriculture Forum 2015. An overview of the opportunities for banks to enable financing to smallholders and micro-enterprises...

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International Finance Corporation: Supporting Farmers through the Global Warehouse Finance Program

AgriFin (April 2013) | This article was contributed by Makiko Toyoda, Senior Trade Finance Officer, International Finance Corporation. For additional information, please contact the author at: mtoyoda@ifc.org Agricultural commodities are stored in...

Welcome from the World Bank Group - AgriFin: Financing Agriculture Forum 2015

This presentation was delivered by Kilara suit, Technical Specialist - AgriFin-World Bank, Washington, DC at the AgriFin Financing Agriculture Forum 2015.  Aims  Increase access to financial services for farmers and agribusinesses by focusing...

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Risk and Finance in the Coffee Sector

March 2015 | Risk and Finance in the Coffee Sector: A Compendium of Case Studies Related to Improving Risk Management and Access to Finance in the Coffee Sector, Washington D.C: World Bank. A recent World Bank discussion paper examines the risk...

Scaling up Agricultural Finance

This presentation was delivered by George Odhiambo, Head of Business Development & Client Services, Kenya Commerical Bank - Rwanda at the AgriFin Financing Agriculture Forum 2015. Can Small Scale farmers be financed  on commercial basis by a...

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An Analysis of Credit Scoring for Agricultural Loans in Thailand

The following is a summary of An Analysis of Credit Scoring for Agricultural Loans in Thailand written by Visit Limsombunchai, Christopher Gan and Minsoo Lee, published by Science Publications in 2005. The purpose of the summarized study is to...

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Warehouse Receipt Financing: The Experience of Access Bank Madagascar

A warehouse receipt financing system is a mechanism that allows the use of commodities as collateral to secure loans. In a typical warehouse receipt financing approach, a farmer stores commodities at a certified independent warehouse. In this...

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