Serbia investment

WHY INVEST IN SERBIA

Benefit investment in Serbia

Industrial sectors in focus



Automotive

Top technical education at all levels - wide availability of highly-qualified staff

The perfect geographic location for efficiently serving EU, SEE and Middle East

Sufficient capacity for large volumes of production

IT

Serbia is home to 1,600 innovative IT companies employing more than 14,000 people

Microsoft’s 4th development center in the world opened in Serbia

Expertise in custom, high-end IT development, including software, hardware, and solutions

Metalwork and Machine Building

One of Serbia’s core industries with the longest manufacturing tradition

Most of the companies are export-oriented because of internationally acknowledged quality and competitive prices

Highly-skilled workers and competitive labor costs

Aerospace and Defense

Century-long tradition and reputation

World class workforce

Close relations with countries anticipated to have the highest growth in aerospace and defense spending

Agriculture, Food and Beverages

Serbia is a global leader in the export of frozen raspberries with $236.5 million exported in 2014 and world
No.1 producer of raspberries in 2015

Over 6.12 million Ha of agricultural land, of which 60% is arable

Sektor accounts for 13.1% of FDI since 2001

One of the few industry sectors recording a trade surplus

Textile

Long tradition in providing services to global industry leaders

Developed educational system that includes both secondary schools and university levels

Highly export-oriented sector, with more than 1 billion euros of total export in 2014, out of which 70% was absorbed by EU market

Forest Based Industry

Tradition and experience in producing hard wood furniture

Large opportunities in sawn wood, engineered wood products, furniture, and paper production

Top-quality raw base materials