Reference: 20190107
Release date: 5 March 2019

Promoter – Financial Intermediary

EU AGRICULTURE PROGRAMME LOAN FOR SMES&MIDCAPS

Location

Description

The project consists of an EIB Programme to group sub-operations dedicated to agriculture/bioeconomy small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and mid-caps in the EU, including a dedicated window to finance young farmers. Sub-operations will be loans for SMEs and mid-caps to acceptable financial intermediaries such as banks, leasing companies or any other qualifying counterparts.

Objectives

The programme loan aims to accelerate and further mobilise private sector investments, thus furthering the sustainability of enterprises active in agriculture and bioeconomy value chains.

Sector(s)

Proposed EIB finance (Approximate amount)

EUR 700 million

Total cost (Approximate amount)

Not applicable.

Environmental aspects

Final beneficiaries will be requested to comply with applicable national and EU legislation, as appropriate.

Procurement

Final beneficiaries will be requested to comply with applicable national and EU legislation, as appropriate.

Status

Approved - 9/04/2019

Disclaimer

Before financing approval by the Board of Directors, and before loan signature, projects are under appraisal and negotiation. The data provided on this page is therefore indicative and cannot be considered to represent official EIB policy (see also the Explanatory notes).

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EU Countries Credit lines