Category Archives: Food Processing EU

EIB and ABN AMRO agree on new financial support for Dutch SMEs

ABN AMRO acquires EUR 350 million in funding from the European Investment Bank (EIB). ABN AMRO will use this funding to provide loans to Dutch small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs), creating additional opportunities for these companies to borrow money … Continue reading

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Food-processing subsidies: “no proof of added value” say EU Auditors

Under the Common Agricultural Policy, EU rural development policy grants are made available to enterprises that process and market agricultural products through a measure called ‘Adding value to agricultural and forestry products’ that aims to improve the competitiveness of agriculture … Continue reading

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Invitation – Press Briefing – Has the EU support to the food-processing industry been effective and efficient in adding value to agricultural products?

Under the CAP, EU rural development policy grants are made available to enterprises that process and market agricultural products through a measure called ‘Adding value to agricultural and forestry products’ that aims to improve the competitiveness of agriculture and forestry. … Continue reading

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Enhancing Food Safety: EU adopts list of approved flavouring substances

Flavouring substances in food will become even safer and more transparent thanks to two pieces of legislation adopted today by the European Commission. Only those flavouring substances featuring on the approved lists will be permitted for use by the food … Continue reading

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