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2018

KABUL CARPET EXPORT CENTER (KCEC)

Afghanistan

Titre : KABUL CARPET EXPORT CENTER (KCEC)

Pays : Afghanistan

Durée : June 2018 – June 2021

Descriptif
The purpose of KCEC is to enhance the capacity of the Afghan carpet industry to meet international market requirements by addressing major constraints in the process of bringing carpets to market. The Afghan carpet industry is Afghanistan’s second largest employer after agriculture. Strengthened by the KCEC, the carpet industry can generate new employment opportunities for women, young people, and both returning refugees and internally displaced Afghans who have carpet-making skills, whether they are in urban, peri-urban, or rural areas

Activités
* Remedies critical constraints in the Afghan carpet value chain and thereby creates jobs by increasing Afghanistan’s share of the international carpet market. * Established a carpet export center near Hamid Karzai International Airport that will provide services to carpet exporters and producers * Facilitates carpet producers’ and exporters’ access to finance, matches buyers with carpet producers, and assists in customs clearances and freight forwarding

Budget  : $9 Million

Agence de Développement International du Gouvernement des Etats Unis (USAID)

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