Programme Al Invest 5.0 for theinternacionalization of SMEs in Latin America 2016-2020 Budget 2016 Open!


AL-INVEST 5.0 is designed to contribute to productivity growth and the sustainable internationalisation process of SMEs in Latin America through organisations that represent the private sector and promote its development, such as Chambers of Commerce, Trade Associations and Export Promotion Agencies, etc. Within the framework of the programme, Latin American SMEs will continue to benefit from training and technical assistance to improve their productivity and competitiveness, participate in business meetings in relevant trade fairs, and have access to quality information as well as to advice on market opportunities, potential clients or business partners and EU legislation and policies.


  1. Development of mechanisms and activities of business linkages between MSMEs
  2. Direct support for MSMEs
  3. Institutional Development OE
  4. Dynamism of BDS market for MSMEs

European community funding

The Community provisional funding available for the programme is:

  • 15,00 Million EUR (Global Budget)

Further information about the programme

Useful documents

Official webpage of the programme