Comercio y mercados
 

Oleaginosas

En 1991, el Grupo Intergubernamental (GIG) sobre Semillas Oleaginosas, Aceites y Grasas fue designado para el Fondo Común para los Productos Básicos (FCPB) como Organismo Internacional de Productos (OIP) encargado de la preparación, evaluación y supervisión de proyectos sobre estos productos. Desde 1991, el Grupo ha apoyado 17 proyectos en Africa, Asia & el Pacífico, América Latina y el Caribe, por un valor de casi de 49 millones de dólares EE.UU.

Entre los cultivos y productos comprendidos figuran la palma aceitera, aceite de palma & de nuez de palma, palma de coco, aceite de coco, cacahuete (maní), arachis silvestre, nuez y aceite de jatropha (piñon), aceite de colza, aceite de oliva y sésamo.

Title

Main features

Status

Improving small-scale palm oil and palmkernel oil mills

Location: West Africa
PEA: FAO Rome
Overall budget: US$ 187,000
Duration: 1 year

completed in 1996

Improving the small-scale extraction of coconut oil

Location: Indonesia, India, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, Ivory Coast, Ghana
PEA: Natural Resources Institute, U.K.
Overall budget: US$ 2,870,000
Duration: 4 years

completed in 1998

Conservation, evaluation and dissemination of groundnut germplasm & production and distribution of foundation seed in the West African region

Location: Mali, Niger, Burkina Faso, Senegal, Nigeria
PEA: ICRISAT
Overall budget: US$ 4,770,000
Duration: 5 years

completed in 2002

Expert consultation on sustainable coconut production through the control of lethal yellowing disease

Location: Jamaica
PEA: Jamaican Coconut Industry Board
Overall budget: US$ 67,405

implemented in 2002

Regional workshop on sheanut/karité processing and trade in Africa

Location: Senegal
PEA: FAO Rome
Overall budget: US$ 94,000

implemented in 2002

Preservation of wild arachis in South America

Location: Brazil, Argentina, Bolivia, Paraguay, Uruguay, India
PEA: CENARGEN-EMBRAPA
Overall budget: US$ 5,030,000
Duration: 5 years

completed in 2003

Coconut germplasm utilization and conservation to promote sustainable coconut production

Location: Benin, Ivory Coast, Madagascar, Mauritius, Reunion, Seychelles, Tanzania, Brazil, Jamaica, Mexico, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Maldives, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam, Fiji, PNG, Solomon Islands, Tonga, W. Samoa, Vanuatu 
PEA: IPGRI
Overall budget: US$ 3,570,000
Duration: 5 years  

completed in 2005

Coconut integrated pest management

Location: India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand, PNG, Samoa, Tanzania
PEA: APCC
Overall budget: 1,467,500
Duration: 3 years

completed in 2007

Development of sustainable groundnut seed systems in West Africa

Location: Burkina Faso, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal
PEA: ICRISAT
Overall budget: US$ 3,054,278
Duration: 4 years

completed in 2007

Improving product quality and market access for shea butter originating from Sub-Saharan Africa

Location: Mali, Niger, Burkina Faso, Senegal
PEA: ICRAF
Overall budget: US$ 3,225,312
Duration: 3 year

field activities completed in 2008

Control of coconut lethal yellowing disease

Location: Jamaica, Mexico, Honduras
PEA: Jamaican Coconut Industry Board
Overall budget: US$ 4,773,000
Duration: 5 years (plus extension)

under implementation; completion envisaged in 2012

Production of jatropha and rapeseed and commercialization of their oil as substitutes for diesel fuel in public transportation

Location: Peru, Honduras
PEA: Deutscher Entwicklungsdienst, DED
Overall budget: US$ 3,343,800
Duration: 3 years (plus extension)

under implementation; completion envisaged in 2013

Improving the income generating potential of the oil palm in the West and Central African region

Location: Cameroon, Nigeria
PEA: UNIDO
Overall budget: US$ 4,656,040
Duration: 4 years

under implementation; completion envisaged in 2014

Creation of a pilot demonstration plant and training to improve olive oil quality in Latin America

Location: Argentina
PEA: BERCI International
Overall budget: US$ 2,137,078
Duration: 4 years

under implementation; completion envisaged in 2013

Improving the competitiveness of small scale oil palm farmers and production in Latin America and the Caribbean: bridging the yield gap

Location: Colombia, Ecuador, Venezuela
PEA: CIAT/FLIPA
Overall budget: US$ 3,847,314
Duration: 4 years

under implementation; completion evisaged in 2014

Development of export-oriented sesame production & processing in Burkina Faso and Mali (including feasibility study and business plan preparation)

Location: Burkina Faso, Mali
PEA: Royal Tropical Institute, The Netherlands
Overall budget: US$ 3,089,982
Duration: 3 years

under implementation; completion evisaged in 2013

Soybean development in Southern and Eastern Africa

Location: Malawi, Mozambique
PEA: IITA
Overall budget: US$ 2,790,562
Duration: 4 years

under implementation: completion envisaged in 2015

Updated: July 2012