Killybegs Seafoods Capital Investment 2018

Project Description: Capital Investment in Killybegs Seafoods is supported by the European Union.

The aim of this investment is to update part of the production facilities to the latest technology for the company to produce high quality products more efficiently for our customers.

The Irish Government and the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund part funded this project for €42,000 under the Seafood Capital Investment Scheme and it was administered by Bord Iascaigh Mhara (BIM), Ireland’s Seafood Development Agency.

Killybegs Seafoods is one of a number of companies that will receive funding under the European Maritime Fisheries Fund (EMFF) in 2017. The overall funding program which runs from 2014-2020 was adopted by the European Commission in December 2015 and launched in January 2016 by the Minister for Agriculture Food and the Marine. The Program provides €240m in funding to the seafood sector (fisheries, aquaculture and seafood processing) over the period 2014 to 2020. The Program is co-funded by the Exchequer and the EU.