Our Impact

Over 10 years, the DFC has invested $249.7 Million dollars (BZD) in the people and economy of Belize.

At year’s end 2020, the Productive sector represented 67%  of DFC’s total loan portfolio ranking DFC as a true development bank.

Loan Disbursements by Sector $249.7 MN (2010 - 2020)

  • Agriculture + Livestock
  • Residential Construction
  • Commercial Fishing
  • Manufacturing
  • Professional Services
  • Transportation
  • Education
  • Tourism
  • Renewable Energy
  • Financial Institutions
  • Other

Loan Disbursements by Year (MN BZD)

  • 2010
  • 2011
  • 2012
  • 2013
  • 2014
  • 2015
  • 2016
  • 2017
  • 2018
  • 2019
  • 2020
  • 2021

DFC will continue to support Belize’s traditional sectors. In 2021, the Corporation secured BZD $30 million credit line from the Inter American Development Bank (IDB) for investment in the Productive Sector.

Aware of the impacts of climate change on Belize, DFC has been promoting and financing Green Energy Loans to mainstream climate resiliency in its projects.

The Corporation is moving to ensure adequate financing for drainage and irrigation in agricultural projects. It is also moving to ensure that construction projects meet required building codes and integrate green technology for more efficient energy utilization.


Answer a few questions about the type of financing you want and a DFC Representative will contact you to discuss or set up an appointment.

The facilitation DFC provided to refinance our business in order to invest in the creation of a totally new product was most helpful.

William Usher
Owner, Green Clean