Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
European Union
Commodity Group
Grains
Commodity
Grains
Date
02/08/2018
Policy Category
Consumption and marketing
Policy Instrument
Government support
Description
Relaxed regulations governing the granting of financial assistance, in view of a prolonged drought. Affected producers will be able to receive up to 70 percent (previously 50 percent) of their direct income support entitlements, and up to 85 percent (previously 75 percent) of rural development entitlements by mid-October 2018, instead of December 2018.