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CCEA approves upward revision of interest subvention from "upto 2%" to "upto 2.5% p.a." under the scheme Dairy processing and Infrastructure Development Fund (DIDF)

February 19, 2020
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The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has given its approval for upward revision of interest subvention from "upto 2%" to "upto 2.5% p.a." under the scheme Dairy processing and Infrastructure Development Fund (DIDF)with the revised outlay of ₹ 11184 Cr. The scheme envisages to have interest subvention component of ₹ 1167 crore to be contributed by DAHD during the period of 2018-19 to 2030-31 with spill over to first quarter of the FY 2031-32. The scheme also has a loan component of ₹ 8004 crore to be contributed by NABARD. ₹ 2001 cr shall be contributed by Eligible End Borrowers and ₹ 12 cr would be jointly contributed by National Dairy Development Board (NDDB)/National Cooperative Development Corporation (NCDC).

Details

Under Dairy Processing and Infrastructure Development Fund (DIDF) Government of India to provide Interest subvention upto 2.5% to NABARD from 2019-20 (with effect from 30.07.2019) to 2030-31 and in case there is any further increase in the cost of funds, it shall be borne by the end borrowers themselves.

The funding period (2017-18 to 2019-20) of the scheme is revised to 2018-19 to 2022-23 and the repayment period to be extended upto 2030-31 with spill over to first quarter of the FY 2031-32.

NABARD shall endeavor to keep the cost of borrowings to the minimum. NABARD shall devise its own strategy for borrowing so that it takes advantage of lower interest rate in the markets to provide low cost of funds to the Milk Unions. NABARD should immediately initiate action plan for prompt disbursement of funds as and when the market is conducive to raising funds at affordable rates.

Altogether 37 sub-projects have been submitted with estimated cost of ₹ 4458 crore, of which loan component would be ₹ 3207 crore for the scheme. Out of ₹ 3207 crore, as on date, ₹ 1110 crore has been disbursed in two installments of loan by NABARD to NDDB for implementation of the scheme. Achievement under DIDF as on 31.01.2020 is as under:

Target

Financial (Rs. In crore)

Physical

Status

 

No. of projects 

Project Outlay 

Loan Sanctioned 

Milk Processing Capacity (LLPD)

Value Added Products (MTPD)

Milk Drying Capacity (MTPD)

Sanctioned Projects 

33 

4059 

2722 

122 

37 

270 

Project Proposal in pipeline 

4

 

399

 

485

 

17

 

-

 

20

 

Grand Total 

37 

4458 

3207 

139 

37 

290 

Impact:-

  • 95 Lakh milk producers will be benefited by covering 50,000 villages.
  • Establishment of 28000 Bulk Milk Coolers with 140 Lakh Litres per Day as additional milk chilling capacity.
  • Creation of additional 210 Metric Ton per Day Milk Drying capacity.
  • Modernization, expansion and creation of Milk Processing capacity of 126 Lakh Litres per Day.
  • Creation of Infrastructure of 59.78 Lakh Litres per Day capacity for Value-Added Dairy products to ensure remunerative prices to milk producers.
  • Providing 28000 Milk Testing Equipment to check adulteration in milk.


Implementation Strategy and targets:

NABARD raises funds from the market, which it lends to NDDB/NCDC @ 6.0% and NDDB/NCDC, in turn, lends it to the Eligible End Borrowers at appropriate interest rate. DAHD provides interest subvention equal to the difference or upto 2.5% between the cost of raising capital by NABARD and the interest rate at which NABARD lends to NDDB/NCDC. In case there is any further increase in the cost of funds, it shall be borne by the end borrowers themselves.

Targets

Physical Parameter 

Target 

Bulk Milk Cooler (LLPD) 

140 

Drying Capacity (MTPD) 

210 

Modernization, expansion and creation of Milk Processing capacity (LLPD)

126 

Creation of Infrastructure capacity for Value-Added Dairy products (LLPD)

59.78

Major activities covered under DIDF are: 

  1. Modernizations creation of new milk processing facilities and manufacturing facilities for Value Added Products
  2. Chilling Infrastructure
  3. Electronic Adulteration testing kit
  4. Project Management & Learning 

Background: 

In pursuance to the Union Budget 2017-18 announcement by Ministry Finance, Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) on 12.09.2017 Dairy Processing & Infrastructure Development Fund" (DIDF) scheme with an outlay of ₹ 10881 crore during the period from 2017-18 to 2028-29. NABARD was to contribute ₹ 8004 cr as loan to NDDB and NCDC. ₹ 2001 crore was to be contributed by end borrowers, ₹ 12 crore was to be jointly contributed by NDDB/NCDC ₹ 864 crore was to be contributed by DAHD towards interest subvention.

The scheme envisages that NDDB and NCDC shall directly implement through the End Borrowers such as Milk Unions, State Dairy Federations, Multi-state Milk

Cooperatives, Milk Producer Companies and NDDB subsidiaries those meeting the eligibility criteria under the scheme. The end borrowers will get the loan © 6.5% per annum. The period of repayment will be 10 years with initial two years moratorium. 

Expenditure Involved: 

Financial   implications   for   implementation   of   "Dairy   Processing   &   Infrastructure Development Fund (DIDF)" with outlay of ₹ 11184 crore during the period from 2018-19 to 2030-31 with spill over to first quarter of the FY 2031-32 is tabulated below.

Rs in Crore) 

S.No

Component

NABARD

Loan

End Borrowers' contribution

 

NDDB's

Contribution

NCDC's  

Contribution

Total

Outlay

A

Modernization & creation   of   new   milk processing facilities and        manufacturing facilities for Value Added products 

5577 

1395 

0 

0 

6972 

B

Chilling Infrastructure 

2063 

515 

0 

0 

2578 

C

Electronic Milk  Adulteration testing kit

364

91

0

0 

455 

D

Project Management &Learning 

0 

0 

6 

6 

12 

 

Total                                              

8004

2001 

6 

6 

10017 

 

Interest subvention from DAHD (GoI Share) 

  

 

  

  

1167 

 

Grand Total 

 

 

 

 

11184

With this investment, 95,00,000 farmers in about 50,000 villages would be benefitted.

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