Aragón Exterior (AREX), the Foreign Trade and Investment Agency of the Regional Government of Aragón, aims to promote the internationalization of companies from Aragón as well as the establishment and consolidation of foreign companies in the region.
Aragón Exterior’s local team, in collaboration with its international network of offices in over 100 countries, provides companies from Aragón with consultancy services and support throughout their internationalization process. Services such as market information, searches for potential business contacts, help with the process of selection of foreign workers and procurement abroad are provided, to name a few.
Other areas of activity are the detection of international business opportunities, access to EU financing for SMEs and new online sales channels.
The Foreign Investment area of Aragón Exterior acts as a proactive partner of foreign companies to ensure their successful setup or reinvestment in the region.
LINES OF BUSINESS
• Supporting companies from Aragón throughout the different stages of internationalization (exports, commercial and/or production setup).
• Facilitating and simplifying the establishment process of foreign companies in the region, from the preliminary study phase to the maintenance of investments already made.
• AREX NETWORK workshops and congress ENCUENTRO INTERNACIONAL AREX focus on fostering relationships between companies, promoting business opportunities abroad and informing about upcoming trends.
• AREX INNOVACION and AREX DIGITAL programs for access to European financing and digital markets.
• Promoting competitiveness projects for different industries, such as the creation of clusters, European innovation projects, or the development of joint actions with industry associations.
In the area of internationalization, Aragón Exterior’s team in Aragón has extensive knowledge of every sector as well as experience in supporting projects of companies from Aragón in foreign markets.
An ever-growing network of offices abroad currently covers more than 100 countries, and is composed of professionals who contribute their knowledge of the country’s business scene.
For foreign companies, Aragón Exterior is the benchmark agency for the development of business projects in Aragón. It facilitates dialogue with different actors and institutions of Aragón, works with them and coordinates activities aimed at supporting investment projects in the region.