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Project Brief - Tanzania - Bagamoyo sugar project


The Bagamoyo Sugar Project (BSP) will establish a 7,800 ha integrated sugarcane plantation and fully integrated sugar production and renewable energy facility that will generate up to (i) 130,000 tpy of raw sugar for the domestic market, (ii) 90,000 MWh/year of renewable energy from bagasse, and (iii) 10,000 cubic meters of fuel ethanol from molasses for the domestic and/or international markets. The project will feature a comprehensive out-grower scheme, which will commercialize smallholder farmers on 3,300 ha of land surrounding project the site. BSP will be the first PPP supported by the Bank in the agriculture sector; this proposal focuses on the nucleus sugarcane plantation and integrated processing facility

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