The admission under sub-measure 4.2. "Investments in processing/marketing of agricultural products" of measure 4 "Investments in tangible assets" of the Rural Development Program 2014-2020 (RDP) is open. The total amount of the budget envisaged under the procedure amounts to over BGN 387 million, and the project proposals can be submitted until 5.30 p.m. on February 25, 2022.
Applicants will be able to apply for investment projects aimed at improving the overall performance, economic efficiency and competitiveness of enterprises of the food processing industry. The sub-measure will foster the better use of the factors for production, introduction of new products and improvement of food quality and safety and their traceability.
Eligible activities will be activities aimed at introducing new products, processes and technologies, including short supply chains, improving the quality and safety of food and its traceability, environmental protection and sustainable and digital management of production processes. The full package of documents on the procedure is published on the official website of the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Forestry and in UMIS 2020.
15 October 2021 SF Agriculture – PA