For more than 65 years, the Belgian company "Van Hool" enjoys a high reputation for designing and manufacturing high-quality and modern vehicles. Van Hool produces an average of 1,400 buses and trailers and about 4,000 other commercial vehicles a year, 80% of which are exported worldwide. With a workforce of over 4,000, Van Hool is one of the largest bus manufacturers in Europe, offering a full range of public transport buses for the international market. The Belgian company "Van Hool" in July 2012, signed the investment agreement in Macedonia, and in 2014 started operating in the production plant with an area of 39,000 m², located in TIDZ Skopje 2. With this, the investment of "Van Hool" In Macedonia is the first strategic investment in the production capacity of the company outside Belgium. This initial investment amounts to € 25 million, with 800 employees. With the realization of this investment, ie with the presence of the Belgian bus manufacturer in TIDZ Skopje 2, for the first time a finished product is exported, technologically highly sophisticated in highly sophisticated markets, which bears the sign "Made in Macedonia". In May 2016, "Van Hooll" at the same location in TIDZ Skopje 2 invested in a new production plant with an investment worth € 15 million, with 400 new jobs. The investment is implemented in three phases. In the first phase of September, 2016, the warehouse was scheduled to be completed. In the second phase in April, 2017, it was planned to open four new production lines that doubled the capacity for production of buses, and in the third phase in August, 2017, an additional chamber for painting buses was built. The total number of employees in "Van Hool" during October 2021 is about 919 people.