Deal #3432

Location #1

Spatial accuracy level
Exact location
Location
Richard Toll, Senegal

Latitude
16.427457686071804
Longitude
-15.754820306640568
Facility name
Compagnie Sucrière Sénégalaise (CSS)
Target country
Senegal
Comment on location
On the Senegal River

Land area

Intended size (in ha)
14395.0
Size under contract (leased or purchased area, in ha)
[1970] 10000
14395
Size in operation (production, in ha)
10000
[2015] 14395
Comment on land area
CIRAD maps states the area under contract ranges between 10000-14400ha. New CIRAD data (2015) states that the company has 14395ha planted.

Intention of investment

Intention of investment
Biofuels, Food crops, Non-food agricultural commodities

Nature of the deal

Nature of the deal
Lease
Comment on nature of the deal
CSS has a lease on some of the land they operate and deliberations on others!

Negotiation status

Negotiation status
[1970] Concluded (Contract signed)

Implementation status

Implementation status
[1970] In operation (production)

Contract farming

Contract farming
No

Number of domestic jobs created

Jobs created (domestic)
Yes
Current number of employees (domestic)
[2019] 8000
Comment on jobs created (domestic)
8000 jobs during the campaign period according to the CSS website

Operating company

 

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Data source #1

Data source type
Company sources
File
Comment on data source
Company website

Data source #2

Data source type
Personal information
File
Date
2015-10-08
Includes in-country-verified information
Yes
Comment on data source
Map depicting spatial location of this case and others.

Data source #3

Data source type
Media report
File
Date
2013-05-17
Comment on data source
Seneweb- Les difficultés de la Compagnie sucrière sénégalaise en exergue

Data source #4

Data source type
Personal information
Date
2015-01-11
Includes in-country-verified information
Yes
Comment on data source
Simon is in mapping land deals in Senegal.

Data source #5

Data source type
Personal information
Date
2020-06-02

Promised benefits for local communities

Promised benefits for local communities
Health
Productive infrastructure (e.g. irrigation, tractors, machinery...)

Detailed crop, animal and mineral information

Crops area
Sugar Cane
Crops yield
[2019] Sugar Cane (145000 tons)
Comment on crops
1 500 000 Tonnes of cane produced per year 13,000,000 Litres of Pure Alcohol produced per year

Use of produce

Has domestic use
Yes
Domestic use
100
Comment on use of produce
One media report stated that in 2013 the company struggled to sell their output on the local market.

In country processing of produce

In country processing of produce
Yes
Comment on in country processing of produce
Sugar production (juice is crystallized and dried), ethanol fuel, alcohol

Water extraction envisaged

Water extraction envisaged
Yes

Source of water extraction

Source of water extraction
Surface water (River)
Comment on source of water extraction
Senegal River

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