Budgetary allocations, Belgian Foreign Trade Agency, 2017
The Agency is funded by an indexed federal allocation and by contributions from the Regions based on the distribution scale with regard to taxes on natural persons. The receipts provided for in the 2017 budget (approved by the Board of Directors at its meeting on 14.12.2017) amounted to € 4,603,901.60. Federal and regional allocations represent the largest share (90.57%) of receipts.
The last 2017 approved budget showed a positive balance of € 86,473.16. The Federal Authority’s share of total allocations increased from 68.96% in 2016 to 69.55% in 2017. The Regions’ share, however, decreased from 31.04% in 2016 to 30.45% in 2017.