TRADE WITHOUT BORDERS FOR THE COMPANIES OF GREECE – THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA INTERREGIONAL AREA

The project aims to improve or create exports capacity to Greek- the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia businesses by training managers, transferring know how, facilitating the access to information (taxes, export law issues etc), building networks and by facilitating the establishment of strategic business alliances.

The project trianed and provided necessary tools to the managers of organizations and businesses engaged in exports (Exports Manual, specialized training material, e-lectures platform, e-Business Matching Tool) resulting in knowledgeable and technically skilled staff that will be able to manage facilities and activities. It also aims to improve the exports capacity to Greek- the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia businesses, to transfer of know how and facilitating the access to information related to taxes, export law issues and to build networks on exports and facilitating the establishment of strategic business alliances.

The participating partners of the project are the Greek International Business Association (SEVE) as the Overall Lead Partner, the Entrepreneurial Information Center for the Development of SME in the Cross Border Region, Bitola (CBC) and the Technological Educational Institute of Western Macedonia (TEI of Western Macedonia).

The TRAWBOR project was approved under the IPA Cross-Border Programme “Greece – the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia 2007-2013”.

Project duration: 2/2013- 1/2015