The Development Bank of the Philippines is the country’s premier development financing institution performing the strategic task of influencing and accelerating sustainable economic growth through the provision of resources, for the continued well-being of the Filipino people.
With more than seven decades of committed advocacy, DBP has sharpened its development focus as the Philippines’ Infrastructure Bank. The bank supports projects directed at laying the infrastructure for growth in priority sectors, namely: transportation and logistics, environment, social services and community development, and small and medium enterprises. Accelerated lending is also channeled to the public sector, principally Local Government Units, Water Districts and Electric Cooperatives.
Agroforestry Plantation Program - The Agroforestry Plantation Program (APP) is a credit assistance program for the development, expansion, harvesting, processing, maintenance and protection of industrial forest-based plantations in qualified private and public land consisting of at least 5 to 40,000 hectares of open area.
Eligible species under the program includes:
- Woody biomass
- Other fruit-bearing trees