Tabagonyi Enterprises Ltd.

Tabagonyi Enterprises Ltd.

Tabagonyi Enterprises Ltd. Business in agriculture Name business: Tabagonyi Enterprises Ltd. Entrepreneur: Miya Yunus Sector: agriculture Country: Uganda Finance need: USD 330,000 Year of establishment: 2012           Tabagonyi Enterprises Ltd. specializes in the production and marketing of high-quality rice and the demonstration of low-cost production technologies to local communities. They started 3 years ago in Tabagonyi Village, Bulambuli district, with 7.5 acres of land and expanded to 50 acres. They plan to expand to 300 acres in the next 4 years to take advantage of the current rice supply deficit in Uganda. The company needs to acquire land, a warehouse and equipment, for which they require USD 330,000, and of which USD 80,000 is contributed by themselves. Go back to the overview with all businesses Would you like to know more about this business? Contact...
Responsible Suppliers (U) Ltd

Responsible Suppliers (U) Ltd

Responsible Suppliers (U) Ltd Business in agriculture & agro-processing Name business: Responsible Suppliers (U) Ltd Entrepreneur: Muhammed Sekatawa Sector: Agriculture & Agro-processing Country: Uganda Finance need: 350,000 USD Year started: 2012 Responsible Suppliers (U) Ltd. produces and sells Diner’s Aromatic Rice, Diner’s High Quality Rice, milling services, rice flour, starch and rice bran. Their clients consist of urban dwellers, middle class people, merchandise traders and institutions such as schools and the government, including armed forces. Responsible Suppliers currently uses an external service provider for milling, which is restricting the business’ operations. To expand its capacity in response to increasing demand, Responsible Suppliers wants to build a factory and warehouse for finished products and raw materials, as well as purchase machinery and trucks. They are looking for a total investment of USD 350,000. Go back to the overview of all businesses Would you like to know more about this business? Contact...
Yellow Star Food Products Ltd

Yellow Star Food Products Ltd

Yellow Star Food Products Ltd Business in agriculture & food processing Name business: Yellow Star Food Products Ltd Entrepreneur: Florence Okot Sector: Agriculture & food processing Country: Uganda Finance need: 537,000 USD Yellow Star Food Products Ltd was founded in 1997 and registered in 2014, and produces nutritive cassava flour, soya bean flour for children and adults, soya paste and ground nuts. Other products include a mixture of soya, millet flour and soya with maize or rice. These products are organically processed and tested at every level to ensure quality. The company sources input from contracted women groups and groups of farmers that are closely monitored and supported, and to which by-products are returned as animal feeds. Yellow Star has sales contracts with 4 supermarkets (Shoprite, Nakumat, Quality and Capital) and also sells to schools, orphanages, church organizations and individuals. Each morning they bring around orders using their own delivery van. The business currently rents most of the processing facilities and wants to establish its own processing plant as well as a larger facility for storage and packaging. The development of the facility has already started and additional finance is needed to complete the building and to cover initial working capital. Go back to the Women in Business page Go to the complete entrepreneur portfolio Would you like to know more about this business? Contact...
UGASOY

UGASOY

UGASOY Business in Agriculture Name business: UGASOY Entrepreneur: Cissy Kityo Mutuluuza Sector: Agriculture Country: Uganda Finance needed: USD 972,019 UGASOY is a new business unit established by JOMA Investments, a poultry business managed by Cissy Kityo.  UGASOY processes soybeans to provide quality and affordable soya proteins in soybean meals, soya protein concentrate and soybean oil (as a byproduct). The products are sold to feed processors, poultry farmers and the food industry through supply chain contracts and a network of agents. A total amount of USD 972,019 is needed for assets and working capital to start operations. Assets needed include machinery for soybean processing, oil refinery, vehicles, generator, office and furniture and hardware. Land and buildings worth $210,000 are already available but need to be modified. Working capital required for the first phase will mainly be for transport and installing equipment, purchase of soybeans, paying salaries and other operational costs. The business is expected to make a net profit from the first months onwards. Go back to the Women in Business page Go to the complete entrepreneur portfolio Would you like to know more about this business? Contact...
Tech4Farmers

Tech4Farmers

Tech4farmers Sustainable Agriculture Innovation Name business: Tech4farmers Entrepreneur: Deogratious Afimani Sector: ICT for Agribusiness Country: Uganda Finance need: 200,000 USD Year of establishment: 2012 Tech4farmers is a Ugandan based software company. Founder and CEO Deogratious Afimani and his team strive to provide farmers with real-time access to market information, as well as provide other critical knowledge and information to help farmers manage their businesses. Tech4farmers has created a commodity exchange and warehouse receipt system that helps agribusinesses create or view among others; product listings, market prices, and/or warehouse locations. The investment need will go towards working capital for salaries, product development, marketing and equipment in the form of computer hardware. Go back to the overview with all businesses that are part of the Investor Drinks on July 2nd. Would you like to know more about this business? Contact...