The Export Growth Fund (EGF) is a fund that was put in place by the Government of Rwanda with an aim of addressing generic constraints to exporters such as limited access to finance ( high costs of borrowing, limited post-shipment financing,) low production volumes, high international market entry related costs, generic loans backed by strong collateral.
The EGF-facilities offers Interest subsidy, grants and guarantees. Affordable financing can be offered by the following banks; BRD, BK, BPR, I&M bank, Cogebanque and Equity Bank.
Exporters can get up to financing of up 900 million at affordable interest rates to a max. of 14%