Πρόεδρος Σ.Ε.Κ.

Kalabokis Alkiviadis, President

On behalf of the Exporters’ Association of Crete I welcome you to our new web space. This new site aims to be the new focal point for all our members but for all other institutions and authorities that are directly or indirectly related to the exporting trade of Crete.

The active participation, the exchange of ideas, the constantupdating and the reinforcing of extroversion of our members are some of the main objectives of the Exporters’ Association of Crete. Most important is, however, the need of integration and coordination of everybody’s actions so that the image of our products abroad to be improved and become worthy of their quality, which nobody can question.

The Exporters’ Association of Crete, the main representative of the exporting sector of our island, invites all Cretan exporters to unite their forces with us in order to contribute decisively to the development of our exports and furthermore to every sector of the local economy and to initiate a new era where the vision is accompanied with goals, program and strategy.

We, at the Exporters’ Association of Crete, devote the maximum of our energy for the integral support of the entrepreneurs – exporters of Crete and our presence has the only target and purpose the assistance and support of every worthy initiative and attempt, the development of international commercial relations and contacts with potential buyers, the rendering of the necessary information for the existing and new markets and the cooperation and coordination of all the necessary institutions and organizations (HEPO, the Region of Crete, the Prefecural Self-Administrations and the Chambers of Crete, OANAK, OADYK) for the most successful promotion of our products abroad.

The Exporters’ Association of Crete, with a special cooperation with HEPO, develops favorable inter-business relations by organizing exhibition events and promoting the Cretan products in Greece and abroad by participating in international commercial exhibitions and business delegations, preparing at the same time the ground with programs of international relations and contacts, by drawing complete business plans and marketing strategy for the access of the Cretan products to the International markets.

The operation of this webpage means the beginning of a new era for our Association and with your contributions, comments and observations it would be possible to be constantly improved and to facilitate our common interests.

Dear friends, as the dynamic of exports is an important part of our financial actions, in the same way the webpage of the Exporters’ Association of Crete evolves dynamically to the future. It is our absolute belief that your visit to the webpage will offer you all the information that you need and that it will be an important tool for your exporting activity.

With respect

Alkiviadis Kalabokis

President of Exporters’ Association of Crete

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