Acier receives $1.5mn trade finance loan from Sahel

Impact investor Sahel Capital has approved a USD 1.5mn loan for Acier, a Nigerian company that sources and exports agricultural products. The investment will support the company’s plan to add more hibiscus flower producers to its supply chain and to export in larger volumes.

About Acier
The company sources and exports agricultural products such as hibiscus flower, ginger, peanuts, chilli peppers, sesame seeds and cashew nuts to global customers. It has developed supply chain links with smallholder farmers, cooperatives and others in Northern Nigeria.