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ACI, AKR and DEG Signed a Tripartite Contract for Implementation of the Project on Improvement of the Supply Chain Management for AKR

On 12 August 2016, Agrifood Consulting International Inc. (ACI), major rice mill Angkor KasekamRoongroeung Co. Ltd. (AKR), and German bank DEG – Deutsche Investitions- und EntwicklungsgesellschaftmbH (DEG) signed a tripartite contract for implementation of the project on Improvement of the Supply Chain Management for AKR. The objective of the assignment is to establish an integrated and comprehensive approach to paddy procurement that has as its foundation in a sophisticated Management Information System (MIS). This improved approach to Supply Chain Management (SCM) is a necessary component for the transformation of the Company into a world-class rice milling and marketing company and to cement its position as a market leader in Cambodia. The project will start in September 2016 and is expected to be completed in April 2018.