The Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock is giving thousands of Afghan farmers and agribusiness entrepreneurs the opportunity to benefit from access to credit.

Javid Afghan Thresher, a company based in the eastern city of Jalalabad is one of the beneficiaries of ADF. Its owner, Haji Malang who until 6 years ago worked as a welder for a small workshop has become the first large-scale manufacturer of wheat and rice threshers and farm trailers in Afghanistan.

The loan provided to the company will enable Javid Afghan Threshers to increase its production by 20 percent, generating 60 new jobs, as well as to manufacture components previously imported from China and Pakistan.
This increase in output will benefit over 1,200 farmers that will have access to of first-stage processing, reducing post-harvest losses and increasing their incomes.

Haji Malang is one of 5,800 farmers and agribusiness entrepreneurs supported by the ADF since its launch in July 2010. An innovation of the program is the introduction of Sharia-compliant financial products, in agreement with the religious and cultural norms of the country.

With investments like this, MAIL is supporting the growth of commercial agriculture in Afghanistan, facilitating the transition from a subsidies and grants to fully commercial financial services.

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MAIN OFFICE (KABUL)
Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock (MAIL), Jamal Meena, District# 12,
Kabul-Afghanistan. Phone: +93(0)20 250 48 35/+93(0)790444111
Email: info@adf-af.org/Samiullah_ehsas@adf-af.org

REGIONAL OFFICES 

BALKH
Welayat Street, Bagh-e-Hozur, ACCI Building Mazar-e-Sharif, Balkh, Email: Jawedahmad_khiabani@adf-af.org
Phone: +93(0)799 123 451

 HERAT
Herat Business Center, 4th Floor, Room #203, Herat Afghanistan, Email: Jamshid_karimi@adf-af.org
Phone: +93(0)799 125 458
BAMYAN
Behind Bazar-e-Bamyan, Near Park-e-Sulh of DAIL, Second House, Bamyan, Afghanistan, Email: GhulamHussain_Muhammadi@adf-af.org
Phone: +93(0)791 923 045
 NANGARHAR
House # 1, Street # 5, Rokhan Meena, District 4, Jalalabad City, Nangarhar, Email: MuhammadAminSharifi@adf-af.org
Phone: +93(0)796 148 078

KANDAHAR
Second Square, Aino Mina, ACCI Building, Ground Floor Office # 19,Kandahar City, Kandahar, Email: Mirwaisazizi_afghan@adf-af.org 
Phone: +93(0)797 423 983

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