BSCCIest, Establishment of a Bulgarian-Serbian Chamber of Commerce and Industry

- Name of the financing Programme: Bulgaria-Serbia IPA Cross-border Programme

- Priority Axis 2: Enhancing capacity for joint planning, problem solving and development, 2.1. Links and networking on institutional, business and educational levels

- Period of implementation: 29.01.2013 - 29.01.2014

- Total budget: 193 213.51 EUR

- Partnership: 5 partners from Bulgaria and Serbia 

- Project objectives:

The overall objective of the project is to stimulate the economic development of the Bulgarian-Serbian cross-border region.

The specific objectives of the project are:

  1. To establish and develop a functioning Bulgarian-Serbian Chamber of Commerce and Industry;
  2. To facilitate  business-to business relations in the cross-border region;
  3. To stimulate the development of transborder partnerships between businesses from the region and companies from the whole Bulgarian and Serbian territories for the benefit of the cross-border region;
  4. To provide services enabling companies to better respond to the market requirements.

- Expected results:

  1. Number of joint information services established - 1
  2. Improved environment for development of relationships across the border – 40%

 - Target groups:

  1. Companies from the Bulgarian-Serbian cross-border region
  2. Companies from Bulgaria and Serbia (outside the cross-border region), having business interests in the Bulgarian-Serbian cross-border region