Actions and Detail Panel
Business Opportunities in Latin America- Focus on Chile, Mexico and Colombi...
Fri 28 October 2016, 08:30 – 14:30 BST
Greater Manchester Chamber of commerce has joined forces with the Department for International Trade North West to bring to you market specialists from this region to meet companies in the region who are actively looking at doing business in these high growth markets.
Did you know?
Latin America has a population of nearly 600 million and has a larger middle class than China & India combined
Sao Paulo and Bogota are the largest export markets for British luxury products
By 2018, it is expected that almost 140 million people in Latin America will be buying goods and services online. A dramatic increase from the 84.7 million in 2013.
Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Peru are part of the Pacific Alliance, a new trading bloc which is 8th in economic power and export force worldwide
Colombia's middle class is forecasted to double over the next decade and higher disposable income
Chile has more than double its economy in the last decade and has 22 FTAs with 64 countries
In 2016, Mexico ranked 22nd in the World Atlas of Economic Complexity for their sophistication in manufacturing.
Sources: Department for International Trade, Statista, Canning House, eMarketer
Sector Opportunities for UK companies
Retail | Consumer luxury goods
Education & Training
Environment & Renewable energies
Oil & Gas
Legal, financial and professional services
Security & Defence
Current Business Opportunities
- Local Chilean distributor looking for non-genetically modified ingredients to supply the food industry. Deadline: 31/12/2016
- Colombia retailer looking to represent overseas brands of sport clothing. Deadline: 31/12/2016
- Local Colombian Company looking for suppliers of solar power plants. Deadline: 31/12/2016
- Brazilian company looking for tissue expander used in reconstruction surgeries. Deadline: 29/11/2016
- Mexican company interested in purchasing industrial security equipment such as gas detectors, gas analyzers, flame and smoke detectors. Deadline: 27/12/2016
Who should attend this event?
New to export or experienced exporters who are actively looking to grow their exports into this region. Please note that exporters will be given priority over service providers.
Service provider’s registrations will be confirmed a week before the event.
About the Event
Roundtable market presentations followed by one-to-one meetings with market specialists.
If you are interested in sponsoring this event, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on how you can get involved.
This event is free of charge but registration is required.
If you are unable to attend, please make sure to submit your written cancellation either via Eventbrite or emailing email@example.com at least 5 working days before the event. Failure to cancel in writing will incur in an administration fee which will be invoiced as follows:
Members: £10+VAT per delegate
Non-Members: £15 +VAT per delegate
Registration is subject to availability and registration details will be shared with event's partners & sponsors.