Project Sheet Internationalization

Project designation: Arpitex qualification for internationalization
Project code: POCI-02-0752-FEDER-019830 | POCI-03-3560-FSE-019830

Main objective: Enhancing the competitiveness of small and medium-sized enterprises
Region of intervention: North

Date of approval: 21/02/2017
Start date: 27/04/2016
Conclusion date: 26/04/2018
Total eligible cost: 539,958.05 Euros
Financial support from the European Union: FEDER: 241,026.32 Euros | FSE: 2,606.40 Euros

Objectives, activities and expected / achieved results:
With this project, the company strengthened its positioning in the market, in addition to enter more demanding market segments, which are generators of greater added value. The strengthening of the internationalization capacity is evident, continuously increasing exports through the application of new business models, valuing factors immaterials of competitiveness (performance, internal organization, external communication, relationship with suppliers, sales and customers, quality control, procedures successful for sustained internationalization).
The main objectives of the project are:
– To be one of the reference companies of the region and at the international level;
– Be a known and respected company in the foreign markets where it operates;
– Fostering relationships of trust with customers and suppliers;
– Provide a wide range of quality products;
– Provide the services to the client with the full compliance with the deadlines;
– Invest in permanent investment in equipment and materials to meet the challenges of growth and market requirements;
– To have a dynamic, professional and competent team;
– Betting on sustained growth and strengthening its position in current markets and the conquest of new markets.

Execution rate: Concluded

Location: Guimarães