Warehouse Receipts Regulatory Board
NIC Investment House 12th Floor, Wing "B"
P. O. Box 38093,
Dar es Salaam - Tanzania
Fax: +255 2128 692
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org , email@example.com
Warehouse Receipts Regulatory Board is the government agency under the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment. This agency was established under the Warehouse Receipts Act No. 10 of year 2005. With its mission of regulating and promoting the Warehouse Receipts System that ensures a fair and sustainable accessibility to formal credit and commodity marketing systems, is expected to be met by performing its functions of licensing the warehouse business, warehouse operators and inspectors and by administering the system in general. In doing so WRRB aim to reach its vision of being the leading organization in linking commodity producers to formal credit marketing using an efficient and effective Warehouse Receipts System. »Read more
Bodi kwa kushirikiana na Tume ya Maendeleo ya Ushirika wakitoa mafunzo kwa Maafisa Ushirika wa Wilaya za Mkoa wa Lindi, Mtwara pamoja na Viongozi wa Vyama Vikuu Vya Ushirika ikiwa ni maadalizi ya Msimu wa mauzo ya Korosho kwa msimu wa 2017/18. Mafunzo haya yalilenga kutatua changamoto zilizojitokeza katika msimu wa 2016/17.
The WRS currently is operating in various regions in Tanzania including Mtwara, Lindi, Ruvuma, Coast region, Arusha, Manyara, Kilimanjaro, Tanga, Morogoro, Dodoma, Mbeya, Ruvuma, Kagera and Mwanza.
The Warehouse Receipts Regulatory Board is performing its functions through legal framework under the Warehouse Receipt Act, Warehouse Regulations, Operational Manual and periodic guidelines to license Warehouse Operators, Collateral Manager as well as Inspectors and administering the system in general to reach its vision of being the leading organization in linking commodity producers to formal credit and markets by using an efficient and effective Warehouse Receipts System.
The Warehouse Receipts System (WRS) denotes a kind of trade by which commodities are stored in a Licensed Warehouse(s), the owner of the commodity receives Warehouse Receipts which certifying the title of deposited commodities as of specific ownership, value, type, quantity and quality (grades). The Warehouse Receipt facilitates storage, future trade and access to credit, without necessarily moving the said commodities from the licensed warehouse. The Warehouse Receipts is therefore a document in hard or soft form issued in the warehouse by the Warehouse Operator,.... »Read more
The Crops proposed to operate under WRS includes Cashewnut, Cotton, Coffee, Maize, Paddy/Rice, Sesame, Sunflower and Pigeon pea.