Albanian businessmen in the agricultural sector, farmers and agro processing experts and businessmen attended a working dinner organized by the Prime Minister Edi Rama. The working dinner was organized by the Prime Ministry on behalf of the presentation of the new application form for financing during 2015.
Present in the working dinner were also the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Edmond Panariti and the Director of the Agency for Agricultural and Rural Development Suela Popa. During the ceremony, the farmers which have benefited from direct financing shared their success stories in the agricultural sector.
Panariti stresses that “the competition should be designed according the maintenance of authenticity of Albanian products and the quality.” He added that the export of Albanian bio products has increased and there is a huge potential for the increase of the offers and the expansion of exports markets.
In turn, the Director of the Agency for Agricultural and Rural Development declared that the scheme of direct financing in the agricultural sector has resulted effective, adding that the number of applications for this scheme has increased. According to her, “the approach through supporting by governmental investments has created the value chain and guarantees the sale of local products.”