Our name says it all: Walloon Foreign trade and Investment Agency. The whole point for you is to grow your business and the whole point for us is to generate employment in Wallonia-Belgium. Actually, these are the two sides of the same coin. It is by helping you grow your business abroad that eventually you will expand and hire more staff in Wallonia-Belgium. We want to be your trusted and reliable partner.
Aids for internationalisation
AWEX has set up a range of aids and subsidies covering all the steps in an export process.
- Are open to all companies located in Wallonia
- Are available to companies of all sizes, as well as for other stakeholders in Walloon economic life (Trade associations, professional groups, self-employed, clusters, etc.)
- Are free
- May be combined with other grants or aids
- Are of a financial nature but not only …
Over 90 AWEX trade counsellors are available around the globe to help you abroad in your exporting endeavours
Their support goes from providing targeted market intelligence, to organising business meetings tailored to your needs in their counties of posting.
Furthermore, they organise every year trade missions in highly specific sectors. Awex is also present in all main trade fairs worldwide, attracting companies based in Wallonia-Belgium at a much friendlier price that what the organisers ask.