Agriculture DG loses state aid oversight to boost competition rules

By |september 16th, 2019|DG AGRI, DG COMP, DG MARE, Magrethe Vestager, News, State aid, state aid rules|

In an unexpected move, Commission President-elect Ursula von der Leyen has decided to move state aid competences in farming and fisheries from two directorates-general, Agriculture and Maritime affairs and fisheries, to DG Competition.