Free Market Access
Duty - free access to a market of over 650 million customers through three multilateral: SAA (Stabilization and Association Agreement), EFTA (Switzerland, Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein) and CEFTA (Macedonia, Albania, Moldova, Croatia, Serbia, Montenegro, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Kosovo) and two bilateral (Turkey and Ukraine) Free Trade Agreement.Macedonia has been a member of the World Trade Organization (WTO) since 2003.
Low Taxes and Rates
The lowest flat corporate and personal income tax rates Macedonia has recently become a tax heaven in Europe. The new Government introduced a flat tax of 10% for corporate and personal income. With the recent economic reforms, Macedonia has created the most attractive tax package in Europe.
Excellent Geo-Strategic Position
Goods delivered within a day to Central and Eastern Europe and Turkey, and maximum two days to Western Europe.
Fast Company Registration
One-stop-shop system for company registration within 4 hours.
Wireless national backbone infrastructure, digital telecommunications system, extensive highway network, two international airports with regular connections to main European transport centers.
Available Skilled Workforce
A young (41.5% under the age of 30) and educated workforce with a strong work ethic and excellent industrial relations record.
Excellent Foreign Language Skills
English widely spoken, French and German embedded in the education system, regional languages in wide use.
INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES (.pdf)