H.7. If your company exports to the SEE region, what are the main obstacles to your exports?
Economy Need for hardcopy documents or certificates Need for licenses or permits Obscure or inconsistent rules of origin Unnecessary physical examinations or inspections VAT Slow import export procedures Wide variability in clearance times Classification uncertanty Customs delays Risks of unclear compliance rules My company doesn't export to the SEE region
Balkan Barometer 2018
SEE 9 6 4 6 2 4 2 1 1 1 78
Albania 5 1 1 4 1 4 1 0 2 1 86
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
7 4 4 9 3 8 6 0 1 0 72
Croatia n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Kosovo* 8 10 4 3 9 3 1 1 1 0 77
Republic of North
Macedonia
3 5 2 3 2 4 1 1 2 0 85
Montenegro 8 6 2 4 2 4 2 0 1 0 83
Serbia 14 8 6 6 1 3 1 1 1 1 75
Balkan Barometer 2017
SEE 11 6 5 6 2 4 3 3 2 4 72
Albania 4 3 6 11 1 3 0 1 2 1 84
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
15 10 6 8 4 3 3 2 1 3 63
Croatia 11 4 3 5 1 3 4 4 1 6 73
Kosovo* 1 1 3 1 4 6 1 0 2 1 88
Republic of North
Macedonia
5 4 2 5 2 6 1 1 5 1 79
Montenegro 10 5 3 2 2 5 2 0 1 3 79
Serbia 16 10 6 7 4 5 4 3 1 3 67
Balkan Barometer 2016
SEE 10 6 5 6 3 6 2 2 2 3 73
Albania 3 4 2 9 1 7 3 5 13 1 71
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
9 3 3 6 3 6 2 1 3 4 73
Croatia 9 7 6 8 0 7 2 1 2 2 72
Kosovo* 5 5 2 3 6 2 1 2 2 1 85
Republic of North
Macedonia
5 4 2 3 2 2 1 1 2 2 87
Montenegro 13 7 3 2 2 3 1 0 0 2 79
Serbia 15 7 5 3 6 5 2 1 0 5 69
Balkan Barometer 2015
SEE 6 4 4 4 2 2 2 2 1 1 75
Albania 0 2 1 2 3 1 2 0 3 2 89
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
3 6 7 7 2 3 2 3 0 2 64
Croatia 6 4 4 4 3 2 1 2 1 1 72
Kosovo* 1 2 1 1 4 2 0 3 4 1 89
Republic of North
Macedonia
1 1 1 1 2 1 1 0 0 1 91
Montenegro 7 3 2 3 3 2 3 3 2 1 76
Serbia 10 6 5 4 2 2 3 2 2 2 72