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

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.

The MATCh Startup

Launches agribusiness startups in Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar, and Vietnam. 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 Vietnam seeking to expand into new Mekong markets also qualify.

Everything to Gain, Nothing to Lose


Industry Network

Market Access


Product Development


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.


people by 2050

people by 2050

will live in cities

in food production required

more meat, dairy, fruits & vegetables


land degraded

water consumed by irrigation

post-harvest losses

supply chain

Agricultural Strengths

Fertile Soil

Favourable Climate

Agricultural Know-how





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