The Manufacturing Competitiveness Enhancement Programme (MCEP)
The MCEP will provide enhanced manufacturing support to encourage manufacturers to upgrade their production facilities in a manner that sustains employment. The DTI announced on 20 February 2017 that certain elements of this programme has been reopened. Further particulars are to be announced shortly.
The MCEP comprises two sub-programmes: the Production Incentive (PI) and the Industrial Financing Loan Facilities, which will be managed by the dti and the Industrial Development Corporation respectively.