Deal #6772

Location #1

Spatial accuracy level
Exact location
Location
Lilongwe, Malawi

Latitude
-13.88860916524969
Longitude
33.80442428663273
Target country
Malawi
Comment on location
JTI buys produce from contract farmers located across the country (Lilongwe, Mchinji, Liwonde, Kasungu, Ekwendeni, Mzuzu, Rumphi, Mponela, Jenda). Headquaters in Lilongwe- exact location located in the map above.

Land area

Size under contract (leased or purchased area, in ha)
0
Size in operation (production, in ha)
0

Intention of investment

Intention of investment
Non-food agricultural commodities

Nature of the deal

Nature of the deal
Pure contract farming

Negotiation status

Negotiation status
[2009] Concluded (Contract signed)
Comment on negotiation status
took over from Africa Leaf Malawi Limited

Implementation status

Implementation status
[current] In operation (production)

Contract farming

Contract farming
Yes
Not on leased / purchased area (out-grower)
Yes
Not on leased / purchased farmers (out-grower)
11000
Comment on contract farming
Farmers protested in July 2018 as the company decided to stop buying from them.

Number of total jobs created

Jobs created (total)
Yes
Current number of jobs (total)
353

Operating company

Operating company

 

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Data source #1

Data source type
Company sources

Data source #2

Data source type
Media report
Publication title
JTI committed to fighting climate change effects
Date
2019-02-05

Data source #3

Data source type
Media report
Publication title
JTI Leaf Malawi abandons tobacco farmers on contract
Date
2018-07-19

Detailed contract farming crop and animal information

Contract farming crops
Tobacco

Use of produce

Has export
Yes

In country processing of produce

In country processing of produce
Yes

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