Estonian Wooden Houses Cluster
Estonian Wooden Houses Cluster was created in order to improve the international competitiveness, raise the added value and export turnover of cluster companies through international cooperation between companies, R&D and educational institutions in the fields of joint marketing, product development and competence building.
The specific goals of Estonian Wooden Houses Cluster are:
- the increase of turnover;
- the increase of export turnover;
- the increase of profitability;
- the increase of productivity;
- the increase of added value;
- the increase of the number of cluster organizations.
The leader organization of Estonian Wooden Houses Cluster is Estonian Woodhouse Association. The cluster was created by 20 organizations (including 12 companies producing wooden houses). At the moment, there are 44 organizations in the cluster (including 27 companies producing wooden houses).
Estonian Wooden Houses Cluster is supported by European Regional Development Fund through cluster development program of Enterprise Estonia in the frames of “Estonian Wooden Houses Exporters Cluster Project“.
The duration of the project`s first period: 01.07.2010-31.12.2013 (42 months)
The budget of the project first period: 344 739,43 EUR
The duration of the project`s II period: 01.01.2014-15.08.2015 (17,5 months)
The budget of the project`s II period: 185 474 EUR
The duration of the project`s III period: 01.09.2015-31.08.2018 (36 months)
The budget of the project`s II period: 185 474 EUR 1 001 542 EUR