Deal #3361

Location #1

Spatial accuracy level
Country
Location
Kenya

Target country
Kenya
Comment on location
No additional location information

Land area

Intended size (in ha)
20234
Comment on land area
Another source states 20 000ha.

Intention of investment

Intention of investment
Biofuels, Food crops, Non-food agricultural commodities, Renewable Energy
Comment on intention of investment
Farmers to establish cooperatives. The cooperatives will be run by the farmers themselves who will grow sugarcane, tobacco, cotton, groundnut, millet, chickpea, fruits and flowers.

Nature of the deal

Nature of the deal
Lease

Negotiation status

Negotiation status
[2004] Intended (Under negotiation)
Failed (Negotiations failed)
Comment on negotiation status
The southern Indian State of Andhra Pradesh signed preliminary deals with Kenya for 20,234 ha (50,000 acres)

Contract #1

Duration of the agreement (in years)
99

Operating company

Comment on investment chain
500 Indian farmers would be sent to cultivate land in Kenya asentrepreneurs and land owners.

 

Network of parent companies and tertiary investors/lenders. Please right-click the nodes to get more details.

Legend
  • Is parent company of
  • Is tertiary investor/lender of
  • Left-click to reveal related parent companies and tertiary investors/lenders.
  • Right-click on investors to get more information.
  • Left-click to hide related parent companies and tertiary investors/lenders.

Data source #1

Data source type
Media report
File
Comment on data source
India - Boosting Trade With Africa

Data source #2

Data source type
Research Paper / Policy Report
File
Comment on data source
Land Grab in Kenya. Implications for Small-holder farmers. Pauline Makutsa.

Data source #3

Data source type
Media report
File
Date
2004-10-29
Comment on data source
Andhra Pradesh gets ready to export farmers to East Africa

Data source #4

Data source type
Media report
File
Date
2004-11-21
Comment on data source
IOL- Kenya to import farmers from India

Detailed crop, animal and mineral information

Crops area
Cotton, Flowers (unspecified), Fruit (unspecified), Peas, Sugar Cane, Tobacco

Use of produce

Has export
Yes
Country 1
India

Overall comment

Overall comment
The southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh has signed a preliminary deal with Kenya and Uganda to send 500 farmers to cultivate land in the East African nations.

May 2, 2019, 3:29 p.m.

overwritten

This version

Compare with previous version

March 13, 2019, 11:50 a.m.

overwritten

Show this version

Compare with previous version

Jan. 15, 2018, 12:17 p.m.

overwritten

Show this version

Compare with previous version

July 18, 2016, 6:25 p.m.

overwritten

Show this version

Compare with previous version

May 10, 2013, 2:53 p.m.

overwritten

Show this version

Compare with previous version

March 18, 2013, 11:58 a.m.

overwritten

Show this version

Compare with previous version

March 18, 2013, 11:50 a.m.

active

Show this version

First version

There are no comments to this deal yet.

Add a comment

(mandatory)
(mandatory)
(mandatory)

I've read and agree to the Data Policy.