Startup Exporter Solution

The Startup Exporter Solution targets first-time exporters serving startups, SMEs and micro-businesses that are exporting abroad for the first time or existing exporters that are exporting a new service and product lines. The solution will allow prospective exporting businesses to present and package their plans to Export Bahrain where they will be evaluated for eligibility towards small grants covering up to 20% of the initial value of their first export transaction.


  • Encourage businesses to fulfill their first export or adding to their existing export services and product lines.
  • Support exporters to tap into new markets and increase the number of destination countries.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • First time exporters or existing exporters with new service and product lines.
  • A company with an active Bahraini Commercial Registration in the Kingdom of Bahrain or Virtual Commercial Registration (Sijili).
  • Startup and growing companies with revenues not exceeding BHD 5,000,000.
  • To meet the minimum standards of local production, goods manufactured or processed.
Terms & Conditions apply.