Image result for cdti expansion lineLast Thursday May 31st, the CDTI Council approved the New CDTI Expansion Line directed to assisted regions (LICA), thus improving the existing line of aid for all communities (LIC).

This program is aimed at investment projects in tangible or intangible fixed assets , with a budget between 175,000, and 3,000,000, and only for a series of Autonomous Communities: Andalusia, Castilla la Mancha, Extremadura, Murcia, Castilla y León, Valencian Community (except for the city of Valencia), and the Canary Islands. It is an aid with an intensity of 75%, 10% of the TNR, and the rest to 0.5% currently, to 7 years and includes one year of grace.

This line belongs to the 2014-2020 FEDER aids, within the Plurirregional Operational Program of Spain, and has an expected endowment of 160 million euros for 2018-2020 . In a few days it will be published on the website of the Center for Industrial Technological Development, and in about two weeks the application will be available, and will be open all year.

In the event that it does not comply with the geographical requirements mentioned above, we remind you that the application period of the Direct Innovation Line (LIC) is still open, with a non-reimbursable section of 2% and applicable to all the Autonomous Communities.