These awards highlight the international activity of the business community.

The headquarters of the Science and Technology Park of Almería (PITA) welcomes the 28 January the ceremony of the XII Edition of the Alas Awards for Business Internationalisation Andaluza, unos premios que organiza la Ministry of Economy, Innovation, Science and Employment, through Extend-Promotion Agency of Andalusia Exterior, and recognize the work of exporting companies in the autonomous community.

Firms Seabery Solutions S.L., The Corn Exchange SA Union, Ghenova Engineering S.L.U., Genera Mobile Solutions S.A. and the Association of Marble Andalusia (AEMA), who were elected by the Main Jury Awards last December winners, They collect their award at this event, which also have an appreciation the finalists chosen in the eight Andalusian provinces in different categories.

The Wings Awards aim to recognize the merits of Andalusian companies and institutions with activity abroad, so that his example will serve to encourage the whole productive fabric of the community to start their internationalization.

When editing 2014, Alas Awards are the five categories: 'Introduction to Export', 'Exporting Company', 'Implementation Exterior', 'History International’ and the new form of 'Ecommerce International', which debuts in this issue.

Record number of participants

The interest in internationalization as another pillar of economic activity of enterprises is reflected in the figures for participation Alas Awards, that, in its twelfth edition, have been a total of 155 Applications, the largest number of turnout in all editions held to date.

The winners of the categories of 'International Initiation', 'Exporting Company’ e 'Implementation International’ were chosen by the Chief Jury from a total of 22 Finalists of the eight Andalusian provinces.

Also, directly jury selected the winner of the new category of 'International Ecommerce’ between 15 participating companies in the same, and the winner in 'History International', only category in which companies do not register.