WHAT DO YOU KNOW ABOUT TROPICAL BIOECONOMICS?


Bioeconomics is without a doubt the economic model of the future!

It brings together economic activities linked to innovation, production, development and the use of products with processes from the living and renewable world. It is tropical because it is based on environmentally friendly production and the use of all of the resources and richness which is teaming beneath our feet.

It focuses on markets in the areas of crop yields, industrial processes (food processing, environment, energy, etc.), and human and animal health.

MAIN SECTORS

  • Sugar cane
  • Fruit and vegetables
  • Aromatic plants, for fragrancing or medicinal purposes
  • Horticulture and other crop production
  • Fishing and aquaculture
  • Animal rearing
  • Microalga
  • The food processing industry
  • Health and wellbeing
  • The environment

MAIN MARKETS

  • Foodstuffs and functional food
  • Bioenergy
  • Biofertilisers
  • Eco-products
  • E-health
  • Tropical natural extracts
  • Bio-sourced materials and products
  • Plants and seeds

LEADING PROJECTS

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44 projects, of which 34 granted public financing:
Agrotrace, Aquaoffshore, Atem, Biopaintrop, Biophyto, Biopiper, Cœur de  cristal, Copoflor, Coupcan, Crabmangrove, Croptal, Delicas, DiabeTIC, Enervidil, Fab, Fresh, Galatée, Gallup, Germendemik, Girovar, Incivol, Laminaria, Lipivol, Nutriage,  Nutrivol, 0pesticides, Optirice, Optivanille, Orcasav, Orchifah, Patzerbaz, PBI Vivea, Pentoval, Piranha, Pomare, Remix, Rose Bourbon, Run Innovation, SegaoI, Sphynx, Vabiome, Valprado 1, V2Arun, Victoria.


 

Categorisation of projects by type of research Projects in progress Completed projects
Production of new knowledge without direct application 5 1
Production of knowledge with direct application to the development of new products and processes 8 13
New products or processes to be put on the market 12 5
Total  25 19

 

 

Financing recap on 31/12/2013  
FUI €3,027,651
ANR €2,321,760
OSEO €727,000
OTHER STATE FINANCING €2,252,331
REUNION LOCAL AUTHORITIES €1,360,604
EUROPE €1,115,913
OTHER LOCAL AUTHORITIES €676,083
TOTAL PUBLIC FINANCING 11,481,431
PARTNER INPUT 16,565,970
Total  €28,047,311