Two Killybegs seafood companies to benefit from government funding

Two Killybegs companies have been allocated funding as part of an investment in the seafood industry.

Ocean Farm Ltd. and Albatross Seafoods Ltd are two of four Donegal companies that have been included in the grants scheme.

They will get €24,000 between them.

Two other companies in Fanad are to benefit from the scheme which Donegal government TD and Minister Joe McHugh has welcomed as a boost for the region.

The funding is being release under the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF) Operational Programme for the seafood sector.