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Trade Mission: Tap into Central America’s green building market

NOTE: This opportunity has expired or is an event which has already taken place.

III Expo Verde Conference and Expo.

Date: September 26-28, 2016
Venue: Hotel Westin Camino Real
Location: Guatemala
Target Audience: Canadian companies in the green building, infrastructure and sustainable technologies sector interested in the Guatemala and Central American market
Sector: Infrastructure, Sustainable Technologies

The Canadian Trade Commissioner Service (TCS) in Guatemala is promoting a Trade Mission, recruiting Canadian Construction and Sustainable Technologies companies to participate in a match making program with local importers and distributors. This is a unique opportunity to meet and network with key industry executives, promote Canadian capabilities and assess potential opportunities. The trade mission will take place during III Expo Verde Internacional de la Construcción from Sep. 26 to Sep. 28 2016.

Why your organization should participate:

  • Compare your product/service with international competitors
  • Develop a first-hand understanding of the opportunities and challenges of doing business in foreign markets
  • Gain insights and market intelligence
  • Increase visibility of your product or service
  • Meet key commercial entities, industry players, and potential buyers, investors and/or partners
  • Participate in networking events
  • Participate in pre-organized business to business meetings
  • Pitch your product /service to selected audiences
  • Receive on-the-ground assistance from the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service

Trade Commissioner(s) involvement:

  • Activities organized by the Trade Commissioner Service
  • Business-to-business meetings
  • Networking event
  • Pavilion/exhibit
  • Product pitch to select audiences
  • Site visits

The Trade Commissioner, Jennifer Chacón, is specializing in the Building Products and Sustainable Technologies sector for the Guatemala market and can provide information on this and other local events that you are considering, as well as advice on business development in the region. Services from the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service are offered free of charge to Canadian companies and organizations.

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