Brands introduced in the market
The Republic of Macedonia is a country on the Balkan peninsula in south-eastern Europe. It is bordered on the west by Albania, on the east by Bulgaria, on the north by Serbia and Kosovo and on the south by Greece.
Since 2001, the year of the signing of the Stabilization and Association Agreement with the EU, the Country begins the process of European integration and it is currently in negotiations for the final stage of the adhesion process.
Trade exchange between Italy and Macedonia is growing over the last 10 years; in three years, in 2005-2008, the value of trade has doubled to 711.6 million dollars. The Italian trade balance with Macedonia is almost always positive with the exception of the years 2006 and 2007. The Italian products enjoy a very positive image in Macedonia; this especially in regard to the food items.