Merkur Development Loans Ltd.

The main purpose of Merkur Development Loans Ltd. is to assist ecologically sustainable economic development in developing countries.

It has been decided to begin winding up Merkur Development Loans Ltd as the existing loans are repaid. No new loans will be provided. 

 

Examples of loan projects

Coffee from Peru

This customer – Cafeperu for short – is a closed shareholding company established by 6 coffee cooperatives in Peru, each consisting of a large number of coffee producing smallholders. Cafeperu offers technical, organizational and financial support to the cooperatives with the aim of ensuring a higher quality coffee which in turn will en...

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Cocoa and vanilla from Uganda and DR Congo

Gourmet Gardens is a family owned limited company working in both Uganda and DR Congo. The couple behind the company is German and French/Congolese. The proceeds of the loan of EUR 65,000 will serve to develop the company’s production of double certified (i.e. organic and fair trade) cocoa, vanilla and chili. The company has obtained a large...

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Merkur Development Loans Ltd. - Vesterbrogade 40 - DK-1620 Copenhagen V • development@merkur.dk