Financial institutions may apply to GIRSAL for credit guarantee cover for loan facilities to agri-businesses within the supported value chains.
GIRSAL may also facilitate technical support to agri-businesses to prepare them to access loan facilities from financial institutions
In selecting and prioritizing these value chains for promotion, GIRSAL considered the priority value chains been promoted by Government of Ghana and other donor funded projects in the country. Based on these considerations over 30 agricultural value chains were identified. To help in the selection of priority value chains that fit into the export and import substitution potential requirement of GIRSAL the following criteria were developed.