Deal #5096

Location #1

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Approximate location
Location
Khatlon Province, Tajikistan

Target country
Tajikistan

Land area

Size under contract (leased or purchased area, in ha)
[2012] 909
Comment on land area
News articles specify a total of 6,300 hectares being rented by the company but does not specify where these lands are and whether these are already with contract and in operation.

Intention of investment

Intention of investment
Agriculture unspecified, Other (please specify)
Comment on intention of investment
Agricultural Technology Park

Nature of the deal

Nature of the deal
Lease
Comment on nature of the deal
609ha have been leased to the conpany for free and a further 300ha are rented to the company by local farmers.

Negotiation status

Negotiation status
[2012] Concluded (Contract signed)
Comment on negotiation status
Coorporation agreement with the Tajik government

Implementation status

Implementation status
In operation (production)

Contract #1

Duration of the agreement (in years)
49

Number of total jobs created

Jobs created (total)
Yes
Current number of employees (total)
[2015] 300
Comment on jobs created (total)
The news article, it says that the company employs 300-400 local people and in addition, the project would train 3000 local agricultural technical staff.

Operating company

Name of investment project
China Agricultural Science and Teechnology Pilot Park

 

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Data source #1

Data source type
Media report
File
Publication title
Across China: more agricultural firms invest in central Asia
Date
2015-12-17
Comment on data source
Contains details about the company's plans for the pilot agricultural park.

Data source #2

Data source type
Research Paper / Policy Report
File
Publication title
Opening up markets or fostering a new satellite state? Detangling the impetuses of Chinese land investments in Tajikistan
Date
2015-04-01
Comment on data source
Provides background information about China's investment in Central Asia, particularly in Tajikistan. Also provides a section on discussion about the company where it discusses the company is also called Jing Yin Yin Hai.

Data source #3

Data source type
Media report
File
Publication title
Jingyan Yinhai expanded agricultural and seed markets in Tajikistan
Date
2015-09-10
Comment on data source
Provides more details about the agricultural project.

Data source #4

Data source type
Media report
File
Publication title
Chinese rent over 6 thousand hectares of farmland in Tajikistan
Date
2015-01-16
Comment on data source
Contains information about China's investments in Tajikistan totalling 6,000 hectares. Also refers to the company as Xinyang Inhai.

Data source #5

Data source type
Media report
File
Publication title
Chinese investors reportedly lease more than 6,300 ha of arable lands in Tajikistan
Date
2015-01-15
Comment on data source
Refers to the company as Qinyang Inhai. Provides information in company's investments over Tajikistan.

Detailed crop, animal and mineral information

Crops area
[2015] Corn (Maize), Cotton (600 ha)
[2015] Corn (Maize) (200 ha)
[2015] Vegetables (unspecified) (100 ha)
Comment on crops
To date Jingyan Yinhai has invested USD18.8 million in the Tajikistan project, for the construction of a 600 ha high-output cotton/ corn pilot field, a 200 ha hybrid corn seed making field and a 100 ha vegetable greenhouse and vegetable base. (Agronews, 2015)

Overall comment

Overall comment
This case needs to be further monitored. At this stage it is unclear if #5096 and #5095 are the same deal. I.e. have the same primary and secondary and are run under the same project.

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