The support of existing and new businesses operating in the processing and/ or trading of agricultural products.
The specific objectives are:
- The upgrading and/ or development of modern processing and/ or trading units of agricultural products.
- Increasing the number of small and medium-sized enterprises that use Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs), including e-commerce.
- The development of new products with high added value.
- The development of new processing methods and the implementation of technologies associated with these products and the promotion of innovative investment.
- The utilisation of raw materials of agricultural origin, utilising primarily local production.
- Conservation and promotion of traditional and organic products.
- The creation of new jobs, particularly in rural areas.