EcoDevelopment and EcoEnergy v. Tanzania EcoDevelopment in Europe AB and EcoEnergy Africa AB v. United Republic of Tanzania (ICSID Case No. ARB/17/33)
Tanzania, United Republic of
Investment of the alleged USD 52 million in developing 20,000 hectares of land to grow sugar cane and produce ethanol.
Claims arising out of the cancellation by the Government, in 2016, of the claimants’ sugar cane and ethanol project on the grounds that it would have adverse impact on local wildlife.
Primary: A - Agriculture, forestry and fishing
Secondary: C - Manufacturing
1 - Crop and animal production, hunting and related service activities
20 - Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products
ICSID (International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes)
ICSID (International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes)
Greenwood, C.
Alexandrov, S. A.
Adekoya, O.
Decided in favour of investor
Award dated 13 April 2022
Data not available
164.60 mln USD
Indirect expropriation

Fair and equitable treatment/Minimum standard of treatment, including denial of justice claims
Data not available
ICSID annulment proceedings
ICSID annulment proceedings
Decision on preliminary objections pursuant to ICSID Arbitration Rule 41(5) dated 1 November 2022
Order taking note of the discontinuance of the proceeding pursuant to ICSID Arbitration Rules 53 and 43(1) dated 16 May 2023
Nolan, M. D. (President)

Malinvaud, C. (Member)

Muigai, G. (Member)