From food, wood and metal industries, to special purpose products, Bosnia and Herzegovina is the home of some serious contenders that have already established their brands in their respective fields.
According to the most recent analysis of the BiH Agency for Statistics related to the first ten months of 2017, BiH has exported BAM 9.96 billion worth of products, which is an increase of 18.2% in comparison to the first ten months of 2016.
The eKapija series “Promotion of Exporters” presents the stories of successful domestic companies that sell their products worldwide.
2B Company was established in 2002, as a result of joint investments of a local and a Dutch company, and it produces adhesive tapes used for packing, masking, car industry and construction industry. They started with a single sellotape printing machine in improvised premises, continually investing in the development of both their machinery and their human resources.
The production plant in Velika Kladuša takes up more than 1,500 m2. “During the past 15 years, more than five million marks were invested in the company, so today we can say that we have the top of the line layering, printing and cutting machines, the best in the region. We have 14 employees in Velika Kladuša where out head offices are located, with its daughter companies in Banja Luka and Samobor, Croatia, that distribute our products all over Bosnia and Herzegovina and the EU.” – they say at the 2B. They produce 12 million m2 of printed and non-printed adhesive tapes.
Their clients come from different industries: car production, construction, furniture production, food industry and pharmaceutical industry. They export their products to all countries in the Balkans, as well as to the European Union. About 40% of their total production is placed on the domestic market.