On May 25, 2021, anawareness raising event on exporting to EU, supporting programs and tools for the small and medium enterprises, took place in Yerevan.
The participants were greeted by Ms. Ani Khandamiryan, acting coordinator of International Cooperation's and Business Internationalization team of “Enterprise Armenia”, who also presented the services provided by the Fund “Investment Support Center” and “Enterprise Europe Network Armenia” Project.
Ms. Lilit Hayrapetyan, the coordinator of the Consulting Support Team of the same foundation, being the coordinatorof "ERASMUS for Young Entrepreneurs" project, presented the project. She spoke about the benefits of the project, the target SMEs, participation procedure.
The trade officer of EU Delegation to Armenia Mr. Karen Azaryan informed the audience about the Exporting to EU countries /Generalized System of Preferences (GSP+), Trade helpdesk and Registered Exporter System (REX).
Ms. Marianna Poghosyan, Head of the Division for cooperation with the EU of the Ministry of Economy of the RA, practically presented the REX and how to be registered. She also gave some statistics.
The export insurance tools were presented byMs.Mariana Vasilyan, the Head of Customer Service Department of the Export Insurance Agency of Armenia.
Hripsime Papikyan, themember of the Board of Trustees of the "Intellectual Property Rights Center" Foundation, joined the event online and introduced the topic "Intellectual Property Objectsand SMEs”.
The attendees received answers to their questions regarding the above-mentioned projects at the end of the event.