Is about to be activated the grant “Voucher per l’internazionalizzazione – 2017 (Voucher for the internationalization)” promoted by the Italian Ministry of Economic Development.
The action, as provided by the Ministerial Decree of July 17th 2017, consists of the assignment of grant component issued in the form of VOUCHER, economic support to cover services provided for at least 6 months to SMEs that want to open its actions to foreign markets through Temporary Export Manager (TEM), a specialized figure able of studying, designing and managing processes and programs on foreign markets.
There are two types of voucher:
– “early stages”: amounting to € 10,000 for a service contract of at least € 13,000 net of VAT and with a minimum duration of 6 months.
– “advanced stages”: amounting to € 10,000 for a service contract of at least € 13,000 net of VAT with a minimun duration of 12 months.
The application is addressed to Italian SMEs – in any legal form – and the SME networks, which have achieved a minimum turnover of € 500,000 in the last closed financial year – a constraint that does not exist in the case of start-ups.
Proposers can submit their online application from 10:00 on the 28th of November 2017, but from 21st November 2017 they can fill out the application online at MISE’s website. The persons who will obtain the voucher must submit – via IT procedure – the contract with the company chosen from the list that will be published online in the section “TEM Company List”.
This is a fundamental intervention in preparation of the internationalization of your company, it is also fundamental the presence of an experienced advisor, able to advise on the best commercial outlets.
LC INTERNATIONAL is available for the companies interested in this precious opportunity by providing consulting services tailored to your needs.