Bulgarian Fashion Association represents about 3200 companies from Bulgaria operating in the fashion value chain (clothing manufacturers, leather, shoe manufacturing, accessories, jewelry, textile, printing on textile). It aims to support the fashion industry in Bulgaria and to integrate it in the European value chain through cluster partnerships with other European organizations in the field of fashion and sustainability, innovations, R&D.
The primary aims of BFA are:
- Integration of the cluster members into relevant international value chains in order to increase their level of competitiveness and export capacities
- Support for the participation of SMEs in international trade fairs and exhibitions
- Operational support in the innovation process and technology transfer, providing technical assistance and support for the development of new R&D projects
- Organization of events and marketing activities.