Out of a large group of companies JASA Packaging Solutions has been selected to win a year of support by the Oranje Handelsmissiefonds. A great chance for a quick start in the USA, where Sandra Pannekeet and her family wil go to at the end of next month to start up JASA USA.
The Oranje Handelsmissiefonds: a Dutch fund for trade
The Oranje Handelsmissiefonds is a Dutch fund that helps Dutch companies that want to expand their business abroad. It is an initiative by ING, KLM, MKB Nederland and the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs in collaboration with The Netherlands Enterprise Agency. Since King Willem-Alexander took the throne on 30 April 2013, his interest in expanding and lending royal support to trade missions has marked a turning point. His interest is a boost to international trade fort The Netherlands.
The fund will open doors
Now is the ultimate time for startups to combine their initiaves with the knowledge and experience of established companies and go global. Each year, the Oranje Handelsmissiefonds helps 10 SMEs achieve their international ambitions. Winning the Oranje Handelsmissiefonds will open doors abroad. Entrepreneurs will go on a trade mission, come into contact with people they would otherwise never speak, and this will all lead to reaching a higher goal; a quick start with their business abroad.