Latest News Agribusiness


29/09/2020 at 17h50, by Pierre-Olivier Rouaud

Baker & McKenzie and Anjarwalla & Khanna advise Proparco on Kenya Nut transaction

In August, the French lender granted an $18.7m loan to the cashew and macadamia specialist.


28/09/2020 at 18h03, by Jeune Afrique Business+


23/09/2020 at 18h14, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Olam’s Africa cotton team

More information from Jeune Afrique Business+.


22/09/2020 at 17h23, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Patel Brothers ETG subsidiary strikes a deal with MUFG Bank and IFC

The three Patel brothers, who head up one of the continent’s leading agricultural conglomerates,...


21/09/2020 at 16h53, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Compagnie Fruitière supports CDC to revive the Cameroonian banana business

Compagnie Fruitière and the Cameroon Development Corporation (CDC) have agreed on a project to replant...


17/09/2020 at 17h47, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Muthukumar Neelamani takes Olam chairmanship in Côte d’Ivoire

The group’s current CFO will preside over the Ivorian subsidiary’s board of directors.


15/09/2020 at 12h17, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Abbas Jaber expected back in Yaounde to progress Sodecoton proposal

The Advens boss, a 30% shareholder in Sodecoton via Geocoton, is appealing to the Cameroonian government...


08/09/2020 at 20h04, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Executive Management

06/09/2020 at 10h20, by Estelle Maussion

Behind the scenes at Nestlé in Africa

Mauricio Alarcon took the reins as head of Nestlé’s Central and West Africa division on 1 September....


03/09/2020 at 21h23, by Amadou Oury Diallo

Chinese peanut exports delay Sonacos recovery

Beijing’s appetite for Senegalese seeds has put the country’s oil mills in difficulty. Sonacos, the leading...


02/09/2020 at 17h09, by Gaëlle Arenson

SODECO preparing for new cotton campaign in Benin

As bidding gets under way for the supply of fertilisers to the country’s booming cotton sector, Jeune...


28/08/2020 at 19h21, by Aurélie Benoit

SIPH (SIFCA/Michelin) preparing for €280m investment programme

West Africa’s number one rubber producer is seeking financing from several institutions eight months...

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