The commodity exchange between Bulgaria and Japan is worth 151 million US dollars which is a record high since 2008. There is also ample opportunity for the launch of various Bulgarian products on the Japanese market including wines, dairy products, rose oil and fish products. This has been made clear at a meeting of Deputy Minister of Economy Alexander Manolev and Japanese Ambassador to Bulgaria Masato Watanabe. According to Deputy Minister Manolev meetings at government level and the contacts between businesses from the two countries are aimed to promote Bulgaria-Japan trade and economic exchange. The recent years have seen a positive trend of increasing Japanese investments in Bulgaria and we should make use of this fact by inviting other Japanese companies to invest in Bulgaria, Ambassador Watanabe has said.
The European Commission will publish later this year its annual report on the European small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). The SME Performance Review is one of the main tools the European Commission uses to assess and monitor the progress..
Popular Bulgarian brands of yoghurt, yellow cheese, lyutenitsa, cheese etc. will receive European protection within 2 – 3 months. Legislative changes will be voted then for trademarks and geographical indications, so the national protection of..
“Trade between Bulgaria and Japan stands at $163 million, which is absolutely inadequate knowing the potential of the two countries,” said Deputy Prime Minister Tomislav Donchev at the Bulgaria-Japan business forum held in Sofia. He..