Here at Alqueva,
opportunities are fresh

Support and financing

EDIA, the project’s management entity, has developed resolute partnerships
with various agents to attract and fix investment in the region, considering
the harnessing of the numerous opportunities created to be fundamental,
particularly in the agricultural and agro-industry fields.
Agreements were entered into with banks, including Banco Popular,
Caixa de Crédito Agrícola, BPI and BES, which foster investment on preferential
terms in infrastructure to support water use and which are aimed at improving
the profitability and competitiveness of farms in the Alqueva area.
EDIA continuously monitors the different types of public and EC incentives
or other available support measures that leverage new business projects,
or support existing projects and businesses associated with the agriculture
and agro-industry sectors.

Recent News

EDIA provides free
geographic data

With the purpose of participate in promoting economic and social development of Alqueva region, EDIA makes available, free of charge, its geographic data.

The Land Exchange
of Alqueva
has about 1500 ha available

Plots are registered on the National Land
Exchange site, with a total area in Alqueva
of about 1500 hectares.

EDIA cooperates
with the banking sector
to support farmers

EDIA signed a cooperation agreement
with four banks, with the objective
of supporting entrepreneurs and farmers
wishing to invest in Alqueva.

Cinco Reis – Trindade Irrigation network enters into operation next irrigation season

5300 hectares of irrigation area, adds to the 68000 hectares already in operation, and it is expected the entry into operation of more 14000 hectares very soon, totaling about 88000 hectares in 2015 campaign.

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