"Besides the well known activities, divided into six priorities in the program, for the first time compensatory payments are provided for shifting from aquaculture production under control to organic," said Minister Taneva. According to her, this will facilitate small fishermen. Another novelty is the possibility of the producers to have an organization which aims association of communities in order to gain to gain direct market access and higher prices.
Desislava Taneva expressed her hope that in the new programming period, interest in the program to be huge. She announced that the old program was agreed to 105% and disbursed funds under it are 64%.
Agriculture Minister was clear that the fish market will consolidate the leadership of Burgas as a place to make investments. Specialized market place for trade in fish and fishery products is built under Measure 2.6. "Investments in processing and marketing of fishery and aquaculture products" .