ZAGREB, Sept 8 – Twenty-two Croatian small businesses will participate in the 52nd International Trade Fair in Celje, Slovenia next week, representatives of the Trade Fair, Slovenia’s Chamber of Craft and Small Business and the Croatian Chamber of Trades and Crafts (HOK) have announced.
“Croatian small businesses will participate in the fair for the 24th time. We cover 50% of the costs of our exhibitors. Sixteen of the exhibitors are HOK members while the other six are participating directly,” said HOK president Dalibor Kratohvil.
The Celje Trade Fair, the largest in the region, will be held on September 10-15 with more than 800 direct and 1,500 mediated exhibitors, and is expected to attract over 100,000 visitors.
The fair’s executive director, Robert Otorepec, said that the fair is divided into 5 mini-fairs: Home, Tourism, Technology, B2B and Fair PLUS.
This year’s country partner is Montenegro.