Serbia – Optical Lenses

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Mikrop AG

Projectdescription

Mikrop AG is based in Switzerland and produces lenses and optical components for endoscopy devices, which are mainly used in medical science. Because of the increasing competition and pricing pressure, parts of its production had to be shifted to a low-wage country.
Today, the production site in Serbia, Mikrotec d.o.o., is operating successfully and employs fourty people.
The purpose of the SECO Start-up Fund’s loan was to purchase necessary equipment.

Development Impact

Creation of 40 jobs