F.A.Q.

Trade & Economy

Iowa business models will be modified to meet the needs of the Kosovar, Balkan, and European market.

Kosovo government owns over 1,200 acres by Gjakova, now designated for American companies.

American businesses that build in the KAEC will receive free land.

Companies will pay no property taxes. All tax structures are significantly lower than any other country for international business.

Labor is less than half the cost of US minimum wages.

Kosovo has established a specific port in Albania just for the American companies, cutting the customs, shipping process and fees down drastically.

Infrastructure assistance and possibly funds for facility construction would be made available to certain preferred industries such as cyber security and agriculture related businesses.

There is a vetting process for the eligible businesses but it is a first come, first serve opportunity.

Resources and expertise will be available to Iowa companies moving forward with relevant information and assistance.

Iowa business models will be modified to meet the needs of the Kosovar, Balkan, and European market.