Creation of a new guarantee fund to support investments in agri-food and forestry

March 6, 2017

Hat: Creation of a new guarantee fund to support investments in agri-food and forestry

Funding Scheme: 2017-03-06

Pgm2014 2020: Yes

Isfondstruct: Yes

Amorce:

A new fund to help support investments in agriculture, food and forestry was launched on 23 February at an official ceremony in Toulouse, France. 

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The so-called guarantee fund, supported by money from the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD) and managed by the European Investment Fund (EIF), will channel 13,5 million euro into the local economy by helping to guarantee loans offered to local agricultural, agri-food and forestry actors.

Url description: DG Agriculture and rural development

Url: http://ec.europa.eu/agriculture/newsroom/335_en