Two hundred and ninety-six One District One Factory (1D1F) projects are at numerous levels of implementation, out of which 126 are operational, 143 are under development, and 27 being pipeline projects.
In 2023, the Government will intensify help to current and new manufacturing enterprises with technical help, credit score facilitation, and entry to electrical energy and other infrastructure.
Mr Ken Ofori-Atta, the Minister of Finance made this identified when he offered the 2023 Budget Statement and Economic Policy in Parliament.
He said 1D1F Initiative continued to make outstanding progress in 2022.
The Minister said the current international disaster had severely disrupted inorganic fertilizer provide chains.
He said this had resulted in sharp will increase in costs, making it tough for farmers to entry the commodity and thus threatening food safety.
Mr Ofori-Atta said the Ministry of Food and Agriculture was intensifying efforts to promote the native manufacturing and use of natural fertilizers.
He said additional to this, under the subsidy programme, the Ministry had elevated the quota for natural fertilizer suppliers to cover the shortfall in provide of inorganic fertilisers.
“The Government is facilitating the establishment and the expansion of local organic fertilizer production plants with support from the EXIM Bank,” he added.
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