Agriculture Infrastructure & Investment Company (AIIC)
The AIIC is a private seed producer and distributor running a community-based marketing and outgrower scheme in Liberia.
Market Opportunity/ Problem
The market opportunity for milled rice, cowpeas, and seed rice in Liberia is significant. The demand for these products is driven by bulk buyers, including the WFP, MA, FOA, govt, and the private school feeding programs. AIIC addresses the main production issues in these value chains, including the high cost of land acquisition, quality farm machinery, and effective use of chemicals through an established out-grower model.
Years of operation
Type of organization
Stage of the business
Value addition/ processing
Agriculture value chain(s) focus?
Primary country of operation
Other country(ies) of operation
How many employees does your business have?
Does the business have more than 30% women ownership?
Does the business have more than 30% youth ownership (under 35 years)?
Financing and expansion overview
How much capital is the company currently fundraising (US$)?
What is the split between equity and debt?
50% equity, 50% debt