Continuing to Empower Kosovo Producers to Export!

Continuing to Empower Kosovo Producers to Export!

On March 1st, 2019, the USAID EMPOWER Private Sector project in partnership with Sida signed a grant agreement to support company ElektroStublla to obtain quality certifications (VDE) for 10 of its products. Elektrostublla produces a variety of pipes, electrical

Kosovo Apparel Companies Trained on the Production Management System

Kosovo Apparel Companies Trained on the Production Management System

On February 27th 2019, Kosovo apparel companies participated in a one-day training workshop on the Production Management System (PMS). Participants were trained on establishing Process Specifications, Standard Minute Value (SMV) and Standard Allowed Minute (SAM) and “Pitch Time”.

Kosovo Companies Trained on LEAN Manufacturing Concepts

Kosovo Companies Trained on LEAN Manufacturing Concepts

On February 13th and 14th, 2019, Kosovo apparel, wood-processing, and metal companies participated in a two-day training workshop on LEAN Manufacturing concepts. The USAID EMPOWER Private Sector project in partnership with Sida provided the trainings with the

Supporting BONEVET to Open New Makerspace in Kaçanik

Supporting BONEVET to Open New Makerspace in Kaçanik

On January 31st, 2019, the USAID EMPOWER Private Sector project in partnership with Sida signed a grant agreement to support the establishment of the BONEVET makerspace in Kaçanik. This will be the BONEVET Foundation’s third makerspace in

Kosovo’s Wood Processors Successful at the Largest Furniture Fair in Europe

Kosovo’s Wood Processors Successful at the Largest Furniture Fair in Europe

During January 14th-20th, 2019, Kosovo wood processors Albed, Elnor, Graniti and Ventius exhibited their products at the IMM furniture and interiors fair in Cologne, Germany. This is the largest B2B event and trade fair for furniture and