The office will serve as the link between investors and Guatemalan and Central American business people.
"In Mexico there are many opportunities and some regions offer incentives, such as tax incentives and consultation, to those who set up in those regions," said Igancio Elias Caparros, an official of ProMexico.
Priority products for trade include: footwear, furniture, construction materials, technology, food and beverages, etc.
For next year the country is contemplating opening a trade office in China, in order to facilitate trade relations.
Sergio de la Torre, Minister of Economy said at a press conference, "We are looking at (the possibility of) having a trade office in China in order to facilitate trade, which has nothing to do with the political sphere", without breaking the commercial ties with Taiwan.
Private sector representatives have opened the first commercial office in China.
In order to increase trade relations between Nicaragua and the Asian giant, whose investments are increasing in presence in Central America, the Nicaraguan Chamber of Commerce has opened a private office in Beijing.
The Foreign Trade Promoter (PROCOMER) has reopened the Trade Promotion Office (OPC) in Chile.
This office opened its doors for the first time in 1999, when Costa Rica signed a free trade agreement with Chile. However, a few years ago PROCOMER decided to close it in order to establish a new business strategy that would revive the Costa Rican exports to the South American country.
On October 25th the China Chamber of Commerce will open an office in San Salvador.
As reported by the Chinese Salvadoran Friendship Association, the office aims to provide advice and information in order to promote bilateral relations between both countries.
"This is an office that will issue advice, care and support to our entrepreneurs so they can have support and convenience in developing their business in the PRC," the president of the China-El Salvador Friendship Association, Manuel Flores, told Efe.
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