NewsCase StudiesEvents

Expanding a Business in Slovakia


Expanding a Business in Slovakia

Recent forum posts


  1. Which free zone in the UAE is the most cost-effective

    When it comes to starting a business in the UAE, both the free zones and the mainland offer a fantastic environment with plenty of prospects for new businesses. If a person wanted to create a business linked to general trading in a free zone area, the best free zone in terms of cost would be Um Al-Quwain.Sharjah Media City (Shams) is also a leading media and digital hub with cutting-edge facil

    Total Posts: 1 Last post by tvgconsultancy1

  2. Do You Need A Financial Help WhatsApp +918929509036

    Do you need Finance? Are you looking for Finance? Are you looking for finance to enlarge your business? We help individuals and companies to obtain finance for business expanding and to setup a new business ranging any amount. Get finance at affordable interest rate of 3%, Do you need this finance for business and to clear your bills? Then send us an email now for more information contact us now v

    Total Posts: 1 Last post by serviceoffer

Why Expand to Slovakia?

Slovakia is recognised as an open market economy and the Slovakian government has made considerable progress in stabilisation and structural reform, it has helped the economy grow more. Since the end of communism, heavy industry and agriculture has declined, however the services sector has increased. Slovakia is known as the central European leader in economic development and rated by World Bank as one of the 20 most investor friendly countries in the world.

What are the Attractions for UK Businesses?

With its strategic locations, being in the heart of Europe and boarding with the Balkan region, it has plenty of opportunity for trade and export. Licensing or incorporating a business in Slovakia are also valuable options.

English is the unofficial second language, just in front of German. With the government continuing to implement a pro-business agenda, Slovakia has been named the 36th economy in the world for ease of doing business.

Business Opportunities

  • Automotive Industry - Stampings and Pressings, Fasteners/Fixings, Plastic Mouldings, Design Engineering Services, Testing Services
  • Education & Skills vocational education, rural development training, lifelong learning, ICT in Education, English language
  • Clothing and fashion - British fashion is generally well regarded and opportunities exist for well-known fashion brands that offer good quality clothes at reasonable prices
  • Water key projects planned in drinking water supply, sewerage and wastewater treatment
  • Environment - waste management, air pollution, soil decontamination projects and there is also demand for environmental services (audits, etc.).
  • Food and drink - confectionery, sauces, cereals, spirits, tea and ethnic foods.

The main cities, that are also the bet location when starting up a business in Slovakia are:

  • Bratislava
  • Koice
  • Preov
  • Ilina
  • Nitra

Challenges foreign companies face

Slovakia has faced many challenges as a country and has had to reform its economy to move forward. There are the usual challenges that face businesses and planning ahead is the key when starting a business in Slovakia. Research your possible location, your target market audience and have a well written business plan under you belt. Problems in business can happen at any point and normally in ways we don't expect.

Click here to Ask an Expert about Expanding a Business in Slovakia

Organisations that can assist with Entering the Market

  • >

    When expanding your business to Slovakia, donít forget to protect your brand. We provide Trademark Registration Services in Slovakia and in the entire European Union.

    More Details Visit Website
  • > Blue Marble Global Payroll

    Simplified Global Payroll Managing payroll in multiple countries is complicated with different systems, deadlines, and languages in each country, lack of reporting, and constantly changing laws and regulations. Trying to manage global payroll via fax and email with excel spreadsheets leads to data security issues, fines, and penalties for non-compliance. Blue Marble has solved global payroll challenges with cloud-based technology, customized aggregated monthly reporting, and a hybrid service model in 150+ countries around the world.

    More Details Visit Website
  • > Business Consultancy Services.

    Do you need advice from an expert in your field, on the ground? Need help finding the best route to market for your product or service?

    More Details Visit Website
  • > TopSource Worldwide

    TopSource Worldwide offers a complete range of employer services that allows you to employ and pay people promptly, consistently and compliantly ó locally and internationally to suit your business needs. Our systems and processes are designed to work with your technology, and we bring decades of experience and a track record of success to our operations.

    More Details Visit Website
  • > Company formation services.

    Need to register a company or setting up a company?

    More Details Visit Website

You are not logged in!

Please login or register to ask our experts a question.

Login now or register.