Deal history comparison #2057

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Location #1

Spatial accuracy level
Administrative region
Location
Kazungula, Zambia

Target country
Zambia

Location #1

Spatial accuracy level
Administrative region
Location
Kazungula, Zambia

Target country
Zambia

Land area

Intended size (in ha)
15,000
Size under contract (leased or purchased area, in ha)
[2011] 15000
Comment on land area
the company cultivating 15,000 hectares for itself and 3,000 hectares for villager out-growers

Intention of investment

Intention of investment
Biofuels, Food crops
Comment on intention of investment
AG-ZAM will produce 200,000 tonnes of sugar and 28 million litres of bio-ethanol per year

Nature of the deal

Nature of the deal
Lease

Negotiation status

Negotiation status
[2011] Concluded (Contract signed)
Comment on negotiation status
MoU signed in 2011

Implementation status

Implementation status
[2011] 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)
3,000

Land area

Intended size (in ha)
15000.0
Size under contract (leased or purchased area, in ha)
[2011] 15000
Comment on land area
the company cultivating 15,000 hectares for itself and 3,000 hectares for villager out-growers

Intention of investment

Intention of investment
Biofuels, Food crops
Comment on intention of investment
AG-ZAM will produce 200,000 tonnes of sugar and 28 million litres of bio-ethanol per year

Nature of the deal

Nature of the deal
Lease

Negotiation status

Negotiation status
[2011] Concluded (Contract signed)
Comment on negotiation status
MoU signed in 2011. No further evidence could be found in the country that a contract had been signed

Implementation status

Implementation status
[2011] 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)
3,000

Number of domestic jobs created

Jobs created (domestic)
Yes
Planned number of jobs (domestic)
4,000

Number of domestic jobs created

Jobs created (domestic)
Yes
Planned number of jobs (domestic)
4,000

Operating company

Operating company

Operating company

Operating company

Data source #1

Data source type
Media report
File
Date
2011-01-01

Data source #2

Data source type
Media report
File

Data source #3

Data source type
Personal information
File
Date
2013-10-01

Data source #4

Data source type
Personal information
File
Comment on data source
Spreadsheet received from Martin Ostermeier

Data source #1

Data source type
Media report
File
Date
2011-01-01

Data source #2

Data source type
Media report
File

Data source #3

Data source type
Personal information
File
Date
2013-10-01

Data source #4

Data source type
Personal information
File
Comment on data source
Spreadsheet received from Martin Ostermeier

Detailed crop, animal and mineral information

Crops area
Sugar Cane

In country processing of produce

In country processing of produce
Yes
Comment on in country processing of produce
Sugar and bio-ethanol production

Detailed crop, animal and mineral information

Crops area
Sugar Cane

In country processing of produce

In country processing of produce
Yes
Comment on in country processing of produce
Sugar and bio-ethanol production

Overall comment

Overall comment
No further evidence could be found in the country that a contract had been signed