Multinational Grainger inaugurates branch in Panama

The opening of the branch is in accordance with the company's expansion plan for Central America.

Friday, September 26, 2008


The American company said that the new branch in Panama will offer a wide variety of products to companies and institutions for the maintenance of their installations.
"Grainger chose Panama as its second expansion market in Latin America after Mexico because it offers interesting opportunities and an excellent business climate," said Bonnie McIntyre, vice-president of Development for the Group.

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