EU PRO Programme funded by the European Union and the Republic of Serbia
  • Republic of Serbia
  • UNOPS

City of Šabac

Šumadija and Western Serbia - Mačvanski District

Level of development - Group II

Active enterprises - 1561

Active entrepreneurs - 3329

112,414


Citizens
h-money

41,637


Average income

795


Area
Šabac

3


improving business competitiveness

3


improving business environment

1


strengthening social cohesion and inclusion

1,270,517 Euros

977,141 Euros

(77% EU PRO)

293,376 Euros

(23% Co-funding)

62,692 Euros

Support to an entrepreneur in food production - Mlin Union MB Slepčević

Support to Entrepreneurs, Micro and Small Enterprises

The entrepreneur is engaged in purchasing and storing grain, production of flour for human consumption, as well as forage flour. The grant will be utilised to procure equipment for grain analysis and inspection in order to achieve greater food safety and increase product quality. This investment will lead to the immediate creation of one new job and another two in the long term. The entrepreneur will be conducting corporate social responsibility activities which will include the provision of scholarships for high school and university students.

Project value:

Programme funds:

Co-funding:

20,180 Euros

16,100 Euros

4,080 Euros

Support to a metal processing enterprise - Corten Art d.o.o.

Support to Entrepreneurs, Micro and Small Enterprises

The enterprise is engaged in metal processing primarily as a service, but also introduces its own line of products. The production is fairly sophisticated and the produced parts are used for high-end furniture, among other. The grant will be utilised to procure machinery for metal bending which will enable higher productivity and introduce new services and products. One new job will be created immediately and another three subsequently. The enterprise will be conducting corporate social responsibility activities which include vocational trainings for unemployed registered with the National Employment Service as well as the reconstruction of the local kindergarten’s playground.

Project value:

Programme funds:

Co-funding:

18,512 Euros

14,240 Euros

4,272 Euros

Support to a plastic and paper item producing enterprise - Kartolend d.o.o.

Support to Entrepreneurs, Micro and Small Enterprises

The enterprise supplies food service industry with carton products from their own production and additional products which they procure from other companies (i.e. plastic spoons and forks; paper bags and polystyrene boxes). The grant will be used to procure equipment for the production of paper bags which are commonly used in hotels, restaurants and cafes and are in frequent demand from the buyers. This investment will lead to the immediate creation of three new jobs and another eight subsequently. The enterprise will be conducting corporate social responsibility activities which will include the provision of support to local entrepreneurship in cooperation with StartIT, a local IT hub.

Project value:

Programme funds:

Co-funding:

24,000 Euros

16,000 Euros

8,000 Euros

958,406 Euros

Construction of utility infrastructure in the North-Western Work Zone

Economic Infrastructure

Construction works on 75ha in the North-Western Work Zone will include creation of the water supply network, faecal and rain sewage as well as a road connection to the state road Šabac-Sremska Mitrovica. The new infrastructure will directly improve working conditions for existing businesses and increase the attractiveness of the land to potential investors.

Project value:

Programme funds:

Co-funding:

870,445 Euros

710,360 Euros

160,085 Euros

Provision of a back-up server for the e-permitting system

E-permitting

Improvement of the electronic system for the issuance of building permits through the provision of a back-up server, which will enhance its stability and availability for over 6,500 users that benefit from it every day. Server and network equipment were procured through the project, as well as necessary licences. The aim of this activity was to contribute to the creation of a more favourable business environment by improving the efficiency and transparency of the e-government and, ultimatively, to new investments. At the same time, citizens’ trust in institutions, as well as the quality of services that are being offered through the e-government will also be enhanced.

Project value:

Programme funds:

Co-funding:

2,141 Euros

2,141 Euros

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GIS as a Smart City Service

Introduction and Development of GIS

Šabac City GIS was established in 2006, and while operative, the equipment is severely outdated. Šabac comprises of 76% agricultural land while the processing industry is encouraged. GIS project will establish web application to provide comprehensive, interactive “Poljoportal” relevant information to all of the sector stakeholders (registered agricultural households, associations and cooperatives, business entities). Department for Agriculture manages all of the local agricultural data and programmes.

Project value:

Programme funds:

Co-funding:

85,820 Euros

68,300 Euros

17,520 Euros

249,419 Euros

Reconstruction of the Sokolski Dom Building

Local Infrastructure

The reconstruction of the Sokolski Dom building, including interior, electrical, mechanical works, heating system and façade, will provide improved conditions for sports activities, and ensure the sports organisation have their premises, while also contributing to development of the tourist potential of the City.

Project value:

Programme funds:

Co-funding:

249,419 Euros

150,000 Euros

99,419 Euros