Electronic Journal of Polish Agricultural Universities (EJPAU) founded by all Polish Agriculture Universities presents original papers and review articles relevant to all aspects of agricultural sciences. It is target for persons working both in science and industry,regulatory agencies or teaching in agricultural sector. Covered by IFIS Publishing (Food Science and Technology Abstracts), ELSEVIER Science - Food Science and Technology Program, CAS USA (Chemical Abstracts), CABI Publishing UK and ALPSP (Association of Learned and Professional Society Publisher - full membership). Presented in the Master List of Thomson ISI.
2010
Volume 13
Issue 3
Topic:
Economics
ELECTRONIC
JOURNAL OF
POLISH
AGRICULTURAL
UNIVERSITIES
Nieś M. 2010. FINANCING INNOVATIVE INVESTMENTS IN THE FOOD INDUSTRY WITH EUROPEAN UNION STRUCTURAL FUNDS, EJPAU 13(3), #11.
Available Online: http://www.ejpau.media.pl/volume13/issue3/abs-11.html

FINANCING INNOVATIVE INVESTMENTS IN THE FOOD INDUSTRY WITH EUROPEAN UNION STRUCTURAL FUNDS

Melania Nieś
Department of Economics and Economic Policy, Warsaw University of Life Sciences – SGGW, Poland

 

ABSTRACT


The paper presents an analysis of opportunities for the use of EU funds to support investment in the 2007-2013 financial perspective, especially those targeted for food industry enterprises in Poland. The author covers the subject of the possibilities for financial support for Operational Programs and specific measures related to them addressed to the food industry
sector. The macroeconomic characteristics of food industry enterprises are shown to provide better insight into this problem. The current state of implementation of the measures analyzed is presented as an extension of the topic. Conclusions and quantitative and qualitative evaluations of investment support for innovative projects in the food industry are shown at the end of the paper's results.

Key words: innovative, investment, food industry, enterprise, structural funds, Operational Program.


Melania Nieś
Department of Economics and Economic Policy,
Warsaw University of Life Sciences – SGGW, Poland
Nowoursynowska 166, 02-792 Warsaw, Poland
email: melania.b@wp.pl

Responses to this article, comments are invited and should be submitted within three months of the publication of the article. If accepted for publication, they will be published in the chapter headed 'Discussions' and hyperlinked to the article.