Export missions are organized to identify the possibilities to enter new markets, strengthen the position of local products in existing target markets and introduce new products to these markets.
Countries and dates of visits are determined by the Ministry of Economy based on the export potential of the non-oil products, requests of exporters and international economic and trade relations with appropriate countries.
Maximum 20 exporters participate in a 4-day visit and each exporter is represented by only one person.
Venue and equipment for business meetings, translation and transport services and hotel booking for the visit are organized and all costs are covered by the state budget.
Application submission for each of the following export mission is announced at least 15 days before the competition and is shared in Announcements.
After the deadline for the application submission the commission established by the Ministry of Economy organizes the competition on a predetermined date and evaluates the applications to come to a decision.
Applications are assessed based on the following criteria:
Applications getting the minimum pass mark are entitled to participate in the mission.
Results are aired within 2 working days after the competition.