The project helps small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) from Eastern Partnership countries integrate into global value chains and access new markets with a focus on the EU, assisting SMEs in producing value-added goods in accordance with international and EU market requirements, while linking them with buyers from global value chains and markets.
The objective is to enhance the international trade of SMEs from the six Eastern Partnership countries, in particular with the EU, strengthening SME competitiveness and building up value chains in each country.
Roadmaps developed for selected value chains in each country
Capacities of SMEs strengthened to increase value added production and improve competitiveness
Capacities of sectoral BSOs enhanced to provide SMEs with quality and relevant services along the value chains
Business linkages created for SMEs to expand sales in international markets and value chains, in particular the EU
International Trade Centre
Economic development and better market opportunities
€6 000 000