Export Bahrain strives to provide an ideal environment to support and develop domestic exports and achieve Bahrain’s 2030 vision of ‘promoting our export-oriented sectors to ensure that Bahraini companies embrace the world markets for products and services’.
Export Bahrain works alongside local and international partners to offer Bahraini companies greater international opportunities, exposure, knowledge and solutions to compete on a global level.
Export Bahrain offers export focused solutions including: financing, credit insurance, market intelligence, export toolkits as well as training and knowledge sharing to contribute to exporting activities.
Export Bahrain has been launched under the purview of the SME Development Board, chaired by H.E. Zayed Al Zayani - Minister of Industry & Commerce & Industry.
Export Bahrain mainly targets Bahraini small and medium enterprises.
SMEs are defined by Bahrain's Ministry of Industry & Commerce & Industry as companies who have up to 100 employees and an annual turnover of BHD 3 million.
- Increase SMEs contribution to exports from 8% to 20% over five years
- Increase the value of SME exports by 4% per annum
- Export Bahrain has supported over 20 companies over the last 8 months to export internationally
- Export Bahrain contributed to over BHD 3 Million of exports to date