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Business, Tourism, Study Opportunities - HUNGARY . V4 Business Forum, Port Elisabeth, 28.10. 2013. Hungary: Location. a market of 250 million people within 1000 km, a common market of more than 500 million people. Hungary. Land: 93,030 km² Population: ~ 10 million

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Business tourism study opportunities hungary

Business, Tourism, Study Opportunities - HUNGARY

V4 Business Forum, Port Elisabeth, 28.10. 2013


Business tourism study opportunities hungary

Hungary: Location

a market of 250 million people within 1000 km,

a common market of more than 500 million people

Hungary

Land: 93,030 km²

Population: ~10 million

GDP/capita, at PPP (2012):

EUR 16,500/

USD 21.000

Source: Eurostat, IMD


Business tourism study opportunities hungary

Overview

  • EU-member since 2004

  • Member of Schengen zone since 2007

  • GDP 130 Bn USD (nominal) 2012

  • Growth 2011:+1,7% 2012:-1,7 % 2013 (fc):+1%

  • Export: 103 Bn USD Import 94 Bn USD 2012

  • FDI: 6,0 Bn USD (2012), Stock: 92 Bn USD

  • HDI: 1,5 Bn USD (2012), Stock: 23 Bn USD

  • Budget deficit: GDP + 4,2 % (2011) -2,1 % (2012)

  • Average gross wage(2012): €760

  • Unemployment rate (fc 2013):9,9%

  • Inflation rate (2012): 5.7%, 2013 (fc): 1,9%

EU

GDP

External trade andindustry

Employment and wages

Inflation

Source: MNB, KSH, ConvergenceProgramme

*Exchange rate: 1 €= 289.73 HUF


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Why Hungary?

  • Great location and logistics

  • High ratio of FDI stock, open economy

  • High productivity and skilled, flexible labour at competitive price level

  • Government incentives

  • Investment friendly policy environment

  • Competitive tax system (CT: 10 – 19 %; PIT: flat 16 %)

  • Attractive business environment


Business tourism study opportunities hungary

Tourism in Hungary

  • among world’s top 15 destinations

  • abt. 10 % of GDP

  • 2012: 33 Mn Visitors, 7 Mn 1-3 O/T; 5 Mn 4 plus O/T (from Africa only 0,03 Mn)

  • most favourite: Budapest (only Spa Capital of the world), Balaton, Spas (over 500 in Hungary, over 4000 hot springs)

  • www.gotohungary.com, www.visit-hungary.com


Business tourism study opportunities hungary

Study Opportunities in Hungary

Over 300 courses for foreigners, mostly in English (annual fees typically between 5.000 – 25.000 USD)

All details on website: www.felvi.hu (also in English – click on For foreigners)


Business tourism study opportunities hungary

Leading Sectorsin Hungary

  • Manufacturing Industries and Energy

  • Automotive industry

  • Electronics

  • Cleantech (RE, W-W M.)

  • Chemical industry

  • Agri Business / Food

  • Knowledge-based Industries and Services

  • Life science

  • Logistics, R & D

  • ICT+ education, training

  • SSC


Business tourism study opportunities hungary

HITA – Who are we?

  • Exhibitions and trade shows

  • Conferences, B2B meetings

  • Individual consulting

  • “Tailor- made” partner search

  • Trade development tenders

  • Seminars, workshops, trainings, SME Academy

  • Project management through pre-decision, implementation and operation

  • Information packages

  • Assistance in location search

  • Assistance in applications for governmental incentives

  • Intermediary body between the government and the companies

  • Trainings, conferences, development programs, exhibitions

  • Match-making events between suppliers and OEMs

  • Long listing, pre-filtering and contacting Hungarian companies in demand of OEMs


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Offices

Domestic network

Central office: Budapest

15 regional offices outside Budapest covering the whole country

Miskolc

Salgótarján

Nyíregyháza

Győr

Debrecen

Tatabánya

BUDAPEST

Szombathely

Szolnok

Foreign network

61 foreign offices in 47 countries all over the world

74 trade and investment counsellors

Eger

Szeged

Pécs

Veszprém

Békéscsaba

Kaposvár

Szekszárd


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Quality of Life in Hungary

  • International schoolsin Budapest

  • British, American, German, Austrian, French, Chinese, Japanese etc.

  • Private medical services

  • Well-known across Europe

  • Entertainment facilities

    • Thermal baths, wellness, recreation centres

    • Public golf courses

    • Rich cultural life

    • World known cuisine


Bilateral economic relations

Bilateral Economic Relations

Trade (Mn USD):

HU export: 2010: 450 2011: 840 2012: 777 (Total in 2012: 103 Bn USD)

SA export: 2010: 33 2011: 72 2012 (SA stat): 82 (Total in 2012: 86 Bn USD)

SA No. 4 partner for Hu outside Europe

Investment relations:

SA in Hungary:abt. 200 Mn USD (16 companies: SABMiller, Mondi, Group5,

Naspers etc)

SA total foreign investments: 81 Bn USD – FDI in SA:132 Bn USD

HU in SA: 0,3 Mn USD (6 small ventures)

HU total foreign invesments: 23 Bn USD – FDI in HU: 92 Bn USD


Sahun

SAHUN

Business network launched in SA in September 2011 by HITA

Main goal: to boost business between SA and HU, focus on SMME’s

Network services:

members receive invitations to all SA-HU business events

members can send offers for partner search

Main counterpart in HU: SUSAN network (507 members at present)

Summary up to 2013 November: 264 members, 335 business offers/projects

intermediated, over 60 contracts concluded,

scores in the pipeline

Free registration by e-mail to [email protected] or [email protected] with company details and contact person coordinates


Business tourism study opportunities hungary

We are looking forward to a successful cooperation.

For further information,

please contact:

Dr. Kalman Meszaros

Economic and Commercial Counsellor

Embassy oh Hungary, Pretoria

Tel: +27827823038

E-mail: [email protected];

[email protected]

Web: www.hita.hu


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