Agro-Processing Support Scheme: Third Window now open

The DTI opened the 3rd application window for the Agro-Processing Support Scheme this week.

This incentive is a cost sharing cash grant of between 20% and 30% of qualifying costs up to a maximum of R20 million.

Core sectors which this incentive will focus on includes:

  • Fertilizer production;
  • Feed production;
  • Fibre processing/forestry value chain;
  • Furniture manufacturing; and
  • Food and Beverage value addition. 

Level 4 BEE compliance is currently required to get into the programme.  The DTI will accept applications from 3 April 2018 to 30 June 2018.