iciHaiti - Education : Minister's visit to State Examination Processing and Correction Centers

iciHaiti - Social : 13 Haitians participate in the Young Ambassadors program

iciHaiti - Social : Since the beginning of the riots, more than 5,000 Haitians have sought to flee in DR

iciHaiti - Culture : Canadian and Haitian graffiti artists create a mural, front the Best Western Hotel

iciHaiti - Theater : The Haitian writer «Jean d’Amérique» finalist of the «RFI Theater Prize»

more news

Haiti - Cholera : 60 organizations call on the UN to keep its promises to Haiti

Haiti - NOTICE : Denial of the EDH

Haiti - Religion : Pope Francis names Mgr. Launay Saturné archbishop of Cap-Haïtien

Haiti - DR : Drop in binational trade

Haiti - Gonaïves : Escape foiled, several seriously injured

more news

Haiti - Economy : Towards the realization of a Micro agro-industrial park in Beaucher (Artibonite)
23/10/2015 10:43:09

Haiti - Economy : Towards the realization of a Micro agro-industrial park in Beaucher (Artibonite)
This Friday morning, as part of its strategy to support private sector development, and the implementation of the program of Micro Park, the Ministry of Commerce and Industry attended by the Minister Jude Hervey Day will sign an agreement with the "Société Jus de Marmelade S.A."

The signing of this protocol paves the way for a partnership between the MCI and all units of the Foundation for Sustainable Development and Integrated of Marmelade (FONDDIM) and marks a first step towards the transformation of the agricultural Centre of Beaucher (Marmelade, Artibonite, North Massif) into a true Micro agro-industrial park.

Indeed, this agreement defines the conditions under which the Minsitry is committed to finance a part of the equipment necessary for the revival of the factory "Jus de Marmelade S.A" and to fund technical assistance for the establishment and implementation of the plan "Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point" (HACCP) an instrument that will allow them to achieve a higher level of food safety.

The contribution of the Ministry will mobilizes some of the funds of Productive Development Support Program financed by the Interamerican Development Bank (non-refundable Financing Agreement 2416 / GR-HA and TSO / HR-12410-HA). The first phase of this project will total an amount of over 33.3 million Gourdes (33,309,454.25 Gdes) more than 22.5 million (22,509,454.25) will be spent on procurement of equipment and 10.8 million in technical assistance.

Recall that the Beaucher Agricultural Centre, already includes several units of production and processing and has a very high potential for other activities, including in the sectors of fruit, bamboo, coffee and livestock. This Micro Park will provide these businesses with the infrastructure, equipment and adequate services to ensure their development and sustainability. This device will participate in the pooling and thus reducing operating costs and to the economic influence on the area thanks to the contribution of small producers, who are the main suppliers of raw materials.

The Micro-park is a development tool of sectors and a common productive space which aims to enhance domestic production by facilitating job creation, development of trades and specialization of labor, industrial development, sharing and reducing operating costs http://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-12160-haiti-economy-towards-the-development-of-industrial-micro-parks.html

Micro-parks are primarily placed in four main groups of priority sectors and will cover the entire national territory to one per arrondissement. Marmalade will be, alongside Ouanaminthe http://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-15404-haiti-economy-signature-for-a-micro-park-in-ouanaminthe.html , one of the first arrondissements to host a Micro-park.

See also :


HL/ HaitiLibre

Twitter Facebook Rss
Send news to... Daily news...

Why HaitiLibre ? | Contact us | Français
Copyright © 2010 - 2018