Fisheries sectoral priorities for the new “OPERATIONAL PROGRAM FOR FISHERIES & SEA 2021-2027”

Possibilities, weaknesses, opportunities and threats of the fisheries sector are analysed. The analysis covered all sub-sectors such as, marine fisheries, inland waters, aquaculture, product processing, marketing, infrastructures, etc.

In order to design the Operational Programme for Fisheries and Maritime 2021-2027, emphasis was given on the Directions of the National Development Strategy aiming to implement the European Union’s policy objectives, as referred to Article 4 of the Regulation proposal (EU) “Laying down common provisions”, based on the priorities and specific objectives set out in Annex II proposal for Regulation (EU) on the European Maritime, Fisheries & Aquaculture Fund (EMFAF).