If you are a UK business in the Automotive sector with a looking to expand and explore opportunities in Spain, this webinar is for you. It will provide you with an overview of the sector and the opportunities in the Basque Country by speakers who are experts in the sector and region.
Nick Greenwood, Director of Trade and Investment & Consul | Northern Spain, DIT
Marian Ibarrondo, Head of Investment in the Basque Country at SPRI
Raquel Piñan, Internationalisation Manager, ,Basque Automotive Cluster
Why northern Spain, Basque Country?
The Basque Country has 50% of Spanish Automotive Component companies, while Spain itself is the second largest automobile manufacturer in Europe and the 8th worldwide is the 1st European manufacturer of commercial vehicles has established leading automotive brands
has 17 manufacturing plants installed in the country exports 82% of the vehicles manufactured to more than 100 countries. transports 5.4 Million vehicles per year via the Spanish Territory.
It is the most productive region in Spain and with the highest investment in R&D, above the average in Europe. The Financial Times awarded the Basque Country as the best medium size region in Europe in the FDI strategy.
It has business friendly administration with its own tax system an specific incentives.