The Minister of Economy Teodor Sedlarski visited the biggest copper and copper products manufacturer in Southeast Europe, Aurubis Bulgaria, jointly with representatives of the Ministry. Minister Sedlarski was welcomed by the management of Aurubis Bulgaria, Srednogorie Industrial Cluster, German-Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
During the working visit the main activity of the company, its contribution to the Bulgarian economy and the investment made in the past years were presented. The official visit was a sign of the excellent relationship between business and government institutions, as well as recognition for the important place of Aurubis in the country’s economy.
Minister Sedlarki in his turn declared that a company such as Aurubis is a very important economic factor for a country like Bulgaria and the investment made can be noticed by everyone. Bulgaria ranks among the most dynamically developing countries in terms of attractiveness for establishing manufacture. Sustainable development of the industry is a factor for achieving economic growth and building competitive resource-efficient economy. “I can congratulate the management of Aurubis for the transition of the company to one of the best metallurgic works in the whole world. With your activity proves that the future economy is the economy of innovation." he said. Minister Teodor Sedlarski was clear that the Ministry of Economy will continue to work towards a fast developing economy with a focus on innovation and high technology.