Ready to Transform Agriculture in Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar, and Viet Nam?

Transform the Mekong region’s agricultural industry into a leading global supplier of safe and nutritious food for all by unleashing entrepreneurship and technology to:

Enhance competitiveness and efficacy of agricultural value chains


Preserve environment through sustainable use of natural resources


Promote farmer livelihoods and job creation


MATCh is the first regional agribusiness acceleration program in the Mekong Region.

Rapid population growth in the Asia-Pacific and technological advancement are creating enormous and fast growing market opportunities for the Mekong region to become a leading supplier of safe and nutritious food for all.


The MATCh Startup

Launches agribusiness startups in Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar, and Viet Nam. Looking for entrepreneurs ready to go to market with a developed a product or prototype. Innovative non-technology startups with potential for replication will also be considered.

The MATCh Market Access

Facilitates market access to the Mekong region for international agribusiness technology companies with proven products and solutions. Successful agritech companies from Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar, and Viet Nam seeking to expand into new Mekong markets also qualify.

2018 Startup Finalist

  • Agri-Gel Nano Applied Tech
  • Bolaven Farms Limited
  • Cricket One
  • Demeter
  • Dai Thanh Bagasse
  • Farm Tech Dryer Franchises
  • Greenovator
  • Kherme Organic
  • Kiu Myanmar
  • New Idea Enterprise
  • Ryan Technologies
  • Tun Yat

2018 Market Access Finalist

  • AgUnity Pty Ltd.
  • Enzootic Ltd.
  • Fluence corporation – Nirobox
  • GoodHout BV
  • Gago Ltd.
  • Gintel
  • Intello Labs Pvt. Ltd.
  • Pycno Industries
  • Smart Farm Co. Ltd.
  • Verifik8/FairAgora Asia

*The finalists are listed in alphabetical order by name





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Mekong Business Initiative – Asian Development Bank
16 Phan Chu Trinh, Hanoi, Vietnam