Minister for Trade and Marketplace, Alan Kyeremanteng, is embarking on stage two of his excursions at many project websites under the One particular District 1 Manufacturing facility (1D1F) initiative.
The most recent go to was to a rice processing manufacturing unit at Bokaso-Sefwi Akontombra District in the Western North Location.
In accordance to the Minister, the rice processing manufacturing unit at Bokaso-Sefwi Akontombra District in the Western North Region falls less than the second module of the 1D1F system which identifies teams of farmers who absence the potential to set up processing facilities for their develop.
By this, seed money is injected by the governing administration to assist their productivity.
“We may have groups of younger men and women, we don’t want to depart them out of the 1D1F. Authorities will group them to enable them with factories underneath the enabled youth 1D1F module. We provide them with seed funds and comparable help to help them become buyers themselves. Even in vulnerable districts in which there are no investors, we will use this module to help them”.
The rice processing factory is 65 for every cent entire and predicted to be done by the conclusion of the year. Its output capacity is expected at one particular and a 50 percent tonnes of rice for each hour.
The 1D1F Frequent Consumer Processing Facility (CUF) is an agro-processing facility produced up of a building outfitted with equipment to course of action uncooked supplies into products or transform agro-industrial supplies into other items.
The CUFs are staying founded by the Rural Enterprises Programme (REP) of the Ministry of Trade and Marketplace in line with the Authorities of Ghana’s flagship Just one-District A single-Manufacturing facility Coverage.
They are staying founded with funding from the African Development Bank (AfDB) under the Agricultural Commodity Processing Infrastructure Enhancement (ACIP) of REP.
REP is developing 5 CUFs including the Sefwi Akontombra District Rice Processing Business at Sefwi Akontombra, Fiase Oil Palm Processing Business at Dompim/ Tarkwa Nsueam Municipal, Yoo Rice Processing Manufacturing facility Constrained at Savelugu, Sekyere Maize Processing Company at Nsuta/ Sekyere Central District and Dormaa Agro Enterprise Limited (Rice) – Nkran Nkwanta/ Dormaa West District.
The 1D1F Widespread Person Processing Facility (CUF) principle seeks to attain technologies transfer, dissemination and usage amid commodity chain actors in a individual commodity value chain.
The CUF will provide services for the processing of agricultural commodities along a picked worth chain. Each 1D1F Popular User Facility (CUF) is currently being as a registered Limited Liability Business with shareholders like farmer teams, processors, marketers, transporters, landowners shopping for shares etcetera.