Deal history comparison #1570

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Location #1

Spatial accuracy level
Administrative region
Location
Nampula, Mozambique

Target country
Mozambique
Comment on location
Mecuburi, Ribaue and Nampula districts

Location #1

Spatial accuracy level
Administrative region
Location
Nampula, Mozambique

Target country
Mozambique
Comment on location
Mecuburi, Ribaue and Nampula districts

Land area

Intended size (in ha)
126,000
Size under contract (leased or purchased area, in ha)
[2009] 126000
Size in operation (production, in ha)
[2013] 1650
[2012] 946
Comment on land area
54,000ha to be developed by smallholders and other companies. Green Resources believes Lurio has the potential to become the best new large scale forest plantation in Eastern and Southern Africa. Green Resources is investing in infrastructure and a large new advanced nursery with a 6 million plant production is near completion.

Intention of investment

Intention of investment
For carbon sequestration/REDD, Conservation
Comment on intention of investment
eucalyptus and acacia seedlings

Nature of the deal

Nature of the deal
Lease

Negotiation status

Negotiation status
[2009] Concluded (Contract signed)

Implementation status

Implementation status
[2012] In operation (production)

Contract farming

Contract farming
Yes
Not on leased / purchased area (out-grower)
Yes
Not on leased / purchased area (out-grower, in ha)
54,000
Comment on contract farming
Reforestation

Land area

Intended size (in ha)
126,000
Size under contract (leased or purchased area, in ha)
[2009] 126000
Size in operation (production, in ha)
[2013] 1650
[2012] 946
Comment on land area
54,000ha to be developed by smallholders and other companies. Green Resources believes Lurio has the potential to become the best new large scale forest plantation in Eastern and Southern Africa. Green Resources is investing in infrastructure and a large new advanced nursery with a 6 million plant production is near completion.

Intention of investment

Intention of investment
For carbon sequestration/REDD, Conservation
Comment on intention of investment
eucalyptus and acacia seedlings

Nature of the deal

Nature of the deal
Lease

Negotiation status

Negotiation status
[2009] Concluded (Contract signed)

Implementation status

Implementation status
[2012] In operation (production)

Contract farming

Contract farming
Yes
Not on leased / purchased area (out-grower)
Yes
Not on leased / purchased area (out-grower, in ha)
54,000
Comment on contract farming
Reforestation

Contract #1

Duration of the agreement (in years)
50

Contract #1

Duration of the agreement (in years)
50

Number of domestic jobs created

Jobs created (domestic)
Yes
Planned number of jobs (domestic)
11,500

Number of domestic jobs created

Jobs created (domestic)
Yes
Planned number of jobs (domestic)
11,500

Operating company

Name of investment project
Lurio

Operating company

Operating company
Name of investment project
Lurio

Data source #1

Data source type
Research Paper / Policy Report
File
Comment on data source
Oakland Institute

Data source #2

Data source type
Media report
File

Data source #3

Data source type
Research Paper / Policy Report
File
Date
2011-01-01
Comment on data source
Oakland Institute

Data source #4

Data source type
Government sources
File
Date
2010-01-01
Comment on data source
Strengthening Economic Evaluation and Data for Large Scale Investments in Mozambique

Data source #5

Data source type
Company sources
File

Data source #1

Data source type
Research Paper / Policy Report
File
Comment on data source
Oakland Institute

Data source #2

Data source type
Media report
File

Data source #3

Data source type
Research Paper / Policy Report
File
Date
2011-01-01
Comment on data source
Oakland Institute

Data source #4

Data source type
Government sources
File
Date
2010-01-01
Comment on data source
Strengthening Economic Evaluation and Data for Large Scale Investments in Mozambique

Data source #5

Data source type
Company sources
File

Promised benefits for local communities

Promised benefits for local communities
Health
Education
Productive infrastructure (e.g. irrigation, tractors, machinery...)
Comment on promised benefits for local communities
The activities have focused on agricultural support, where inputs and market access for new high yielding crops and varieties have been provided for almost 1,000 farms.

Promised benefits for local communities

Promised benefits for local communities
Health
Education
Productive infrastructure (e.g. irrigation, tractors, machinery...)
Comment on promised benefits for local communities
The activities have focused on agricultural support, where inputs and market access for new high yielding crops and varieties have been provided for almost 1,000 farms.

Detailed crop, animal and mineral information

Crops area
Accacia, Eucalyptus

Use of produce

Has export
Yes
Comment on use of produce
The objective of the project is to establish fast-growing plantations on short rotations with the aim of supplying the timber industry with a range of products including pellets, wood chips, timber, poles, charcoal, pulp wood etc.

In country processing of produce

In country processing of produce
Yes
Comment on in country processing of produce
PLP (Pulp Production);TIM (Timber production) Green Resources believes Nacala is a very good location for a future pulp mill and expects significant wood chipping and/or pellet production to start well ahead of a pulp mill

Detailed crop, animal and mineral information

Crops area
Accacia, Eucalyptus

Use of produce

Has export
Yes
Comment on use of produce
The objective of the project is to establish fast-growing plantations on short rotations with the aim of supplying the timber industry with a range of products including pellets, wood chips, timber, poles, charcoal, pulp wood etc.

In country processing of produce

In country processing of produce
Yes
Comment on in country processing of produce
PLP (Pulp Production);TIM (Timber production) Green Resources believes Nacala is a very good location for a future pulp mill and expects significant wood chipping and/or pellet production to start well ahead of a pulp mill

Overall comment

Overall comment
Import of error check - Reviewer's overview comment: checked

Overall comment

Overall comment
Import of error check - Reviewer's overview comment: checked