The value of private agricultural investments approved reached 214.4 million dinars, until the end of June 2019, against 313.3 MD during the same period of the last year, down 31.6%, according to recent statistics from the Agency for the Promotion of Agricultural Investments (APIA).
In terms of numbers, the approved investments reached 2,265 operations during the first half of 2019, compared to 2,985 operations, posting a decrease of 31.8%.
Approved investments will receive bonuses worth $ 70.0 million, i.e. one-third of the approved investment.
These investments will generate 1,324 permanent jobs, including 42 dedicated to higher education graduates.