EU IllustrationIn the Southeastern European Member-States Romania, Bulgaria and Croatia the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development 2014-2020 (EAFRD) is already in operation. In the European Union Candidate-Countries Serbia, Macedonia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Montenegro, Albania and Kosovo the Pre-Accession Prorgam IPARD is force respectively the Programs are in preparation

Agricultural holdings and food processing companies in the SEE-Countries are now able to apply for financial subsidies in the frame of the EU-program for the realisation of eligible projects. The AAC - Austrian Agricultural Cluster is able to assist companies in this matter.

How can we effort this: The AAC - Austrian Agricultural Cluster provides specialised services to support the restructuring process of the agribusiness in the Accession Countries by offering all-in solutions through the food chain.

Thereby we assist agricultural holdings and food processing companies in the development, application and realisation of EU-projects by offering the following services:

  • Assistance in preparation and submission of EU-projects
  • Technical consulting in order to comply with EU-standards and EU-norms
  • Elaboration of required feasibility studies and business plans
  • Supply of scientific know-how and latest technologies of Austrian companies
  • Consulting for tailor-made financing solutions