The report assesses threats to the economic and political stability of the WB countries, other countries from New Europe (NE – Bulgaria, Czech Republic and Romania) and the Former Soviet Union (FSU – Armenia, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine) are used for comparison. (Download)

Identification of IT quality standards and certifications required on target markets

REG conducted two surveys to identify the IT quality standards and certificates most required and recognized in these target markets and the gaps in the capabilities of leading IT service and product providers in the Balkan region. (Download study 1 and study 2)

Survey to assess and prioritize technical needs in leading Ag sub-sectors and identify new export opportunities. 

The REG Project engaged AgBizMK to design and conduct a survey to identify and prioritize agricultural sub sectors in order to gain a better understanding of export trade circumstances and key constraints in standards and certifications that impede fresh and processed fruit and vegetable producers and exporters in the region. (Download here)

Stakeholder Survey of key constraints in priority sectors

In order to expand information on opportunities and constraints to growth of the priority sectors in the region, interviews with key stakeholders were conducted by separate consultants in each of the included countries in the REG project.