Why Romania

//Why Romania

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Why do business in Romania

  • Romania is a technological hub in Southeast Europe
  • Romania is a real startups magnet and Bucharest is the most important hub for new business (58% of new business is located in Bucharest according to European Venture Capital Association).
  • Most startups are focused on regional or even global presence.
  • According to the World Bank’s Doing Business Report 2015-2016, Romania is ranked 37th worldwide on the aggregate ease of doing business index, climbing 13 positions since 2014.

Market statistics, in short

  • 800 billiard units – global flexible packaging market (estimation for 2018)

  • 53.1% – market share for global flexible packaging (estimation for 2018)

  • 15 Billiards Euro – global market for intelligent packaging by 2022 (AIPIA)

  • 38 billiard tons – European food packaging manufacturing in 2022

  • Ecofriendly packaging – has an increased demand in Romanian Food Service market

  • 322.000 tons – Romania’s cardboard consumption in 2015 (ARFCO). Of this, about 55% is intended for export sales, mostly to other European Union member states.