European Maritime and Fisheries Fund 2014-2020

Bord Bia receives EU funding under the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF) 2014-2020 with the objective of increasing exports in the emerging seafood markets and to assist the industry to secure higher value business in its core markets. This funding is allocated to support Bord Bia’s international trade exhibition programme which comprises a Bord Bia Ireland Pavilion at a number of international trade shows including the following:

  • Biofach, Nuremburg
  • Boston Seafood Show, Boston
  • SEG, Brussels
  • PLMA, Amsterdam
  • Tokyo Seafood Show, Tokyo
  • Speciality & Fine Foods Show, London
  • Conxemar, Vigo
  • China Fisheries Show, Qingdao

Consultancy Services

The purpose of this scheme is to help improve the strategic capability of SMEs involved in the processing and marketing of agriculture products.

Provision of support 

Bord Bia provides support in the form of knowledge transfer and information actions (as detailed below) to SMEs active in the primary production of agricultural products (horticultural and livestock sector) in accordance with Article 21 of Commission Regulation.