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Brcko District of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Brcko 02Brcko District of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Government of Brcko District of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Address: Bulevar mira 1, Brcko, 76100 Brcko
Phone: +387 49 490 013
Fax: +387 49 490 020
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Brcko 01Brcko District is a unique space in the heart of the Balkans. It is located in the northeast of Bosnia and Herzegovina on the right bank of the Sava river. The Sava river is an internationally navigable river whose port on the shore of Brсko enriches the international communication in Bosnia and Herzegovina. As a part of core SEETO Network, the Port of Brcko enables direct shipments of goods from the Sava river to Danube basin ports in Western and Eastern Europe as well as to ports on the North and Black Sea. Brcko District is situated at the border with the Republic of Croatia and very near to the border with the Republic of Serbia, at the center of triangle of three capital cities: Sarajevo, Belgrade and Zagreb. Since its foundation, this community bears the marks of multiethnic and multicultural values. The specific status and powers of Brcko District were determined by the ‘Final Award’ issued by the Arbitration Tribunal in 1999. Brcko Distict has jurisdiction and autonomy in terms of legislative, executive and judicial power in many areas (economy, agriculture, energy, environment, transport, etc.). Due to its administrative autonomy within Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brcko District possesses important competitive advantages especially in terms of adaptability and flexibility of its legal system and administrative structure to specific needs of potential investors. Thanks to its strategic geographical location and business tradition, Brcko District is characterized by a series of competitive advantages. These competitive advantages create fertile ground for the growth of business. The commitment to a speedy economic development has made it a completely business oriented environment.