The text describes the Bulgarian national participation in the international wine and spirits exhibition "Wine Vision by Open Balkan" taking place in Belgrade, Serbia from November 16 to November 19, 2023. Wine Vision by Open Balkan is the most important wine exhibition in Southeastern Europe. This unique event is organized under the auspices of the governments of Serbia, North Macedonia, and Albania, offering visitors a new wine experience and the opportunity to explore the world of authentic wines from the Western Balkans and renowned wine regions.
The participation of Bulgarian companies is organized with the following conditions:
The Agency covers expenses for:
Companies approved for participation in Wine Vision by Open Balkan 2023 are responsible for covering the following expenses:
Participating in international fairs/specialized exhibitions represents minimal aid according to Regulation (EU) No 1407/2013 concerning the application of Articles 107 and 108 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union to de minimis aid. Information about the de minimis aid received by your company can be obtained at http://minimis.minfin.bg/ReportBulstat.aspx.
To apply for participation, companies need to submit various documents, as outlined in the Rules for Applying for specialized international fairs, exhibitions, conferences, contact exchanges, forums, and events in the country and abroad organized by the BSMEPA and funded with budgetary funds. The application should be submitted no later than August 18, 2023.
For additional information, you can contact Rositsa Asenova, Chief Expert in the Department of International Exhibitions and Conferences at the BSMEPA, at the provided contact details.