Privredna-komora-RS---logoChamber of commerce and industry of Banja Luka region, Office in Prijedor

Founded 1902.
Office in Prijedor, opened 2010.

Chamber of commerce and industry of Banja Luka region represents interests of business entities to the authorities of local communities, entities and B&H; promote businesses at fairs and conferences; organizes business networking and counseling, educational activities, public representing;   introduction of standards and exchange of information.

Chamber of commerce and industry once a year analyzes needs of business entities to identify deficit occupations and necessary knowledge and skills of young workforce. Chamber sends results of that analyze to the Ministry of education and culture of RS. Throughout sectorial councils and Board of Chamber of commerce and industry, business entities often indicate on present issues which arise from discrepancy between educational system, offer on labor market and demands of business entities and the most significant is lack of competences of students after graduation.

Attracted by competitive price of labor in RS, foreign investors are interest in investing in following sectors: wood processing, production of footwear, textile and metal processing. Issues they are facing with are lack of necessary competence of workforce, unsatisfactory impact on enrolment policy and too slow implementation of changes at the labor market. Those are reasons for improvement and acceptance of lifelong learning concept and creation of a system for solving these issues throughout acquiring necessary qualifications, knowledge and skills, by including workforce in programs for reeducation and additional training in a Center for adult education and similar institutions.

The Chamber of commerce and industry organizes seminars and other educational programs according to interests of businessmen to increase knowledge and information exchange; cooperates with other institutions which activities are related to adult education and employment and participate in EU projects which develop competences of workforce and employability.


Chamber of commerce and industry of Banja Luka region
Đure Daničica 1/II, 78 000 Banja Luka
Republic of Srpska – Bosnia and Herzegovina
Phone: +387(0)51/215-987
Fax: +387(0)51/215-510


Office in Prijedor
Address: Aleja Kozarskog odreda bb, 79101 Prijedor
Republic of Srpska – Bosnia and Herzegovina
Phone: +387(0)52/240-021
Fax: +387(0)52/240-022

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