ANNOUNCEMENT 08 Jan 2014

In January 2014, the government of Macedonia announced a change in private-sector financial support.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 08 Jan 2014 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Instrument unclear

The government of the Republic of Macedonia on 8th January 2014, approved a fund worth USD109,366,737 for the Program "Financial Support for Agriculture" . The aim of this fund is to provide financial support for the national entities and individuals (registered in governmental records) operating in the country's agricultural sector. The prior elaborated fund will be designated to finance the following activities:

  1. Gov. Measure: Direct Payments for Vegetable Production
  2. Gov. Measure: Direct Payments for Livestock-related Production
  3. Gov. Measure: Assistance with Insurance Premiums
  4. Gov. Measure: Assistance with Protecting Agricultural Land
  5. Gov. Measure: Assistance for specific categories of the Agricultural Sector
  6. Gov. Measure: Assistance for the Livestock Sector
  7. Financing Expenses related with the Implementation of the Program
  8. Financing Payment Obligations (related with the Program) from the preceeding Fiscal Year

 
The GTA includes state guarantees and other financial incentives thatare likely to affect the restructuring and performance of firms facinginternational competition, whether from imports, in export markets, andfrom foreign subsidiaries.

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