EGF WINDOW 1 -Investment Catalyst Facility

Objective Encourage private sector investment in export oriented production in order to increase availability of goods and services for export.
Purpose •Provide exporting firms and firms investing in export oriented  production with a facility for reducing the costs of finance. Interest subsidy of 6.5% direct lending and not more than 14% for on-lending. (with BK, BPR, I&M bank ,Cogebanque& Equity Bank)
•Current max. financing amount is Frw 900Million.
Target Group Exporters and Export Focused Investors who meet eligibility requirements. Start ups ( pilot sectors) are encouraged if their purpose is export orientation.