Chamber of Construction and Building Materials Industry of Slovenia

CCBMIS in brief

The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Slovenia (CCIS = slov. GZS). CCIS provides essential services for enterprises operating in Slovenia. The CCIS was founded on 12th January 1851, as "Trgovska in obrtna zbornica za Kranjsko" . CCIS has around 10,000 member companies of all sizes and from all sectors. It is Slovenia’s most influential business association. 

Chamber of Construction and Building Materials Industry of Slovenia (CCBMIS) is a professional industry branch association (private non-profit organization) organised within the framework of CCIS ( Its main mission, in the best interest of the Association’s members, is to take positions and propose policies relating to the social partners, legislative and government institutions as well as towards their domestic and international associations. The Association assists its members by disseminating different sectoral information and data, providing various consultations, legislation questions, business opportunities, organising training, as well as by representing and communicating their proposals. Its tasks are performed within the system of statutory authorisations vested in the Chamber in accordance with the relevant legislation. The Association collects different statistical sectoral data and prepares different sectoral expert publications. CCIS is actively involved in many types of EU programmes, different calls and topics. Till now, we have cooperated with many different partners and successfully finished EU project themes. Construction and Building Materials Association is a member of FIEC (European Construction Industry Federation). CCBMIS was founded in 1952 and represent ca. 300 member companies and organizations (biggest construction companies, enterprises and construction institutes). CCBMIS takes positions and proposes policies relating to the position of the branch, to the sectoral social partners, to the legislative and government institutions as well as towards their domestic and international associations, promoting good sectoral practices, national social partner – employers organization.

CCIS CCBMIS is a signatory of new national sectoral collective agreement (KPGD), published in Official Journal on 23.12.2015.

Members of CCBMIS are companies and organisations with following STANDARD CLASSIFICATIONS:

Quarrying of stone, sand and clay


Manufacture of bricks, tiles and construction products, in baked clay


Manufacture of cement, lime and plaster


Manufacture of articles of concrete, cement and plaster


Cutting, shaping and finishing of stone


Construction of buildings


Civil engineering


Specialized construction activities




CCBMIS shortly:

          Representing interests of the construction industry

          Key statistics information for the construction companies and entreprenuers

          Proposals for sectoral legislation changes

          Social (sectoral) partner

          Organizations of sectoral events and training

          Involved in national education and training for construction industry

          Promotion of good foreign sectoral good practices

          Active FIEC member (