Austria's Industry Welcomes "Schengen Air" Agreement

Diplomacy ♦ Published: January 1, 2024; 20:27 ♦ (Vindobona)

Austrian industry has recently expressed its support for the "Schengen Air" agreement with Romania and Bulgaria. This agreement is seen as an important step towards European integration, especially for Central and Eastern Europe.

The Austrian Federation of Industry sees the agreement with Romania and Bulgaria on "Schengen Air" as an important first step and a relief for many travelers and companies. / Picture: © Wikimedia Commons / Buchhändler [CC BY-SA 3.0 (]

The Austrian economy, which traditionally thinks and acts in a European way, has always supported the integration of these regions, not least because of the close economic and historical ties, explained the Federation of Austrian Industries in a press release.

These countries have become important trading partners for Austria, which contributes significantly to Austrian…