1.161 million for Spain from the European Maritime Fisheries Fund 2014-2020

20 June 2014, at 1:00am

SPAIN - Spain has been allocation 1.161 million of the European Maritime Fisheries Fund (EMFF) for the period 2014-2020.

This amount represents 20.2 per cent of the total amount allocated to this fund, which is equivalent to the actual weight of the Spanish fishing sector in the European Union.

Despite the current budgetary constraints, Spain will receive in the period 2014-2020 €30 million more than in the 2007-2013 European Fisheries Fund, up 2.7 per cent from 1.131 million.