Confindustria Bulgaria

Confindustria Bulgaria was born in the April of 2000 with the name of the Advisory Committee of the Italian business community in Bulgaria, with the purpose to foster economic cooperation between Italy and Bulgaria, advertising the opportunities for Italian companies in Bulgaria and supporting the activities of its own members.


During the years, the association has grown in numbers and has developed its own network of activities and services. Today Confindustria Bulgaria has more than 300 associated companies. Since the 25th of March 2010 the association is an international representation of Confindustria.


Both great group such as Unicredit Bulbank, Generali, Enel, Devnya Cement – Italcementi, Mapei, and small, medium and micro Italian enterprises that have decided to operate in Bulgaria are part of Confindustria Bulgaria.


More specifically the association is formed by 10.5% of big companies, 15% of medium companies, 68% of small and micro companies and 6.5% of aggregated members.


7% of these operates in the primary sector, 40% in the secondary and 53% in the tertiary.


Overall Confindustria Bulgaria has an entrepreneurial activity worth more than 2 billion euro of foreign direct investments from the 90s till today and about 25.000 workplaces created. These data make Italy the second trade partner of Bulgaria.


A reference point of the Italian business community present in Bulgaria, the association offers to its members a practical support for their activities (partner research and contacts, bookings and conventions, assistance with the Bulgarian authorities, contacts with the Italian companies and with companies and institutions in the Balkan area), a daily newsletter in Italian on Bulgaria, meeting and seminars on the most relevant themes of the Bulgarian economy.
If you need more information, please contact Confindustria Bulgaria:


Confindustria Bulgaria

Sofia 1000, ul. G. S. Rakovski, 140 IV floor

Tel: +359 2 45 000 12

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