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Cashew Nut Processing Project

Project Description The Zambezi-Shangombo Cashew Corridor has large and suitable tracts of land (1.3 million ha) and suitable climate that is conducive to produce 250,000 tons/year with a turnover of USD106 million. The cashew nut factory is located on a plot of land measuring 5,578 square meters with adequate space for further development.
The factory is well connected to a tarred road, electricity-national grid and has new processing equipment with capacity to process 3,000kgs of raw nuts per day.
Current Status Existing support infrastructure and small scale production and processing
Geographical Location Mongu (Zambezi-Shangombo Cashew Corridor), Western Province
Objectives To be a competitive supplier of cashew nut and cashew nut products on the local and international markets.
Project Size 1.3 million Hectares
Proposed Procurement Process Submission of expression of interest and project proposals to the responsible agents
Project Documentation Status Complete Physical Environment and Natural Resource Evaluation including Soil characterization
Proposed Financing Structure Joint Venture
  • Zambia Development Agency
  • The Director General

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