Bulgarian – American Trade and Economic Council


BATEC is a professional environment of Bulgarian companies, leaders in their field of business that are dedicated to improving and further development of US – Bulgarian political, economic, cultural and educational interaction. BATEC is a business community of companies and managers, who have a sincere interest in the development of mutually beneficial business opportunities with US companies. We represent the business interests of our members and we work effectively to improve and develop the business environment in Bulgaria.

BATEC – Mission Statement

BATEC`s mission is to stimulate the development of private business in Bulgaria by facilitating its interaction with the international markets. We aim to assist the trade development between USA and Bulgaria. At the same time BATEC supports the establishment of Bulgarian- American joint ventures, investment funds and facilitates international business contacts.

BATEC achieves its mission by providing a wide variety of services for all companies and business leaders, who are willing to initiate business relations between both countries. The Council presents to potential US partners Bulgarian business proposals that have high potential for future successful development.

Why Bulgaria?

BATEC Activities

BATEC promotes and supports the contacts between Bulgarian and U.S. business to increase the volume of U.S. investments in Bulgaria, by performing the following activities:


BATEC’s current Acting Chairman is Mr. Vesselin Valchev, Managing partner in IMCA Associates Ltd.

For contacts:
9, Isakr Str.
1058 Sofia, BG
Tel.: (+359 2) 8117 417, 980 21 89
Fax: (+359 2) 987 3209
e-mail: batec@bcci.bg

BATEC is your reliable partner, do not hesitate to contact us!


Bulgarian-American Chamber of Commerce
1427 North Wilcox Avenue
Hollywood, CA 90028-8123
Tel: (323) 962-2414  
Fax: (323) 962-2010

Bulgarian American Business Center
(U.S. office)

3754 Center Way, Fairfax, VA 22033-2601
Tel. 703-385-9889 or 703-475-3821
Fax. 703-385-9839
Email: BABCenter@gmail.com

Bulgarian American Business Center
(European office)

1, Bulgaria Square
National Palace of Culture
Adm. Bldg., fl.14
1414 Sofia, Bulgaria
Tel: (+359 2) 952-6267 or (+359 2) 952-0690
Email: BABCenter@gmail.com