New incentive scheme to boost agro-processing and exports

Aim is to spark more local agriculture projects, assist in transformation and enhance the export-readiness of companies. An incentive scheme designed to boost investments in new and existing agro-processing projects has kicked off with a R1-billion cost-sharing grant fund. The Agro-processing Support Scheme (APSS) targets food and beverage value addition and processing (including black winemakers),…