Seminar - Two day workshop on the benefits of using bamboo, location in the country and general information.
The workshop will be give on the 4th and 5th of July and then the 11th and 12th of the same month, from 9am to 5pm in Bambutico, Perez Zeledon, offering theoretical and practical knowledge on forestry and preservation, drying techniques to work it and practical application manufacture of objects.
A company dedicated to the cultivation and processing of bamboo plans to increase the number of hectares planted in 2015 from 2,400 to 3,000 and produce bamboo fiber for industrial purposes.
In order to start exporting in 2016, the group EcoPlanet Bamboo aims increase its planted areas to market bamboo fiber in the United States, so that it can be used as raw material in the production of activated charcoal.
The announcement of a $27 million guarantee for an agribusiness project in Nicaragua demonstrates the harsh reality of the higher costs we pay for being who we are.
The good news is: A huge investment to develop a sustainable cultivation of bamboo become feasible, in terms of external risk management, due to a international guarantee.
The bad news is: This confirms that in some Central American countries additional costs must be paid - insurance premiums - , which in other countries, competitors in the global economy, are simply not required.
Demand for bamboo in Asian countries and is growing and the Taiwanese Embassy in Guatemala is organizing a seminar in order to promote its cultivation.
Bamboo is confirmed as a business opportunity.
The seminar "The bamboo industry in Latin America" is being organized by the Embassy of Taiwan, with the premise explained by Adolfo Sun, the country’s Ambassador, who said "The Asian need bamboo, and Guatemala has a great climate for growing it".
Use of the plant has environmental benefits and is considered "the steel of the future" due to its flexibility, resistance and adaptability.
The Central American event to be held in Panama from Jule 19 to 22 will feature the participation of specialists and researchers from Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, the Dominican Republic, Cuba, Mexico and Ecuador. The bamboo plant is increasingly viewed as an economic alternative linked to environmental conservation.
As part of the Agritrade Platform, Guatemala will participate for the 27th time in PMA Fresh Summit, the most important international trade show and convention of fruits and vegetables in the United States, which will take place at Anaheim Convention Center, California from October 17th to 19th.
METAGRO is a Guatemalan based manufacturer that provides high end solutions of agricultural transport equipment, we are focused on helping customers be more productive as they help to improve the quality of life for people around the world.
Operates in Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua and Panama
Phone: (502) 2383 2720 - (502) 5595 9953
Pura Vida Drilling and Well Services is a modern and innovative well drilling company that strives to provide our customers with the most efficient and cost saving measures pertaining to ground water extraction.
We have imported all of our drilling equipment from the United States and only install water wells using U.S. technology. All of our crew members are experienced, seasoned well drillers. Most have more than 20 years of drilling experience.
Operates in Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Panama
Phone: (506) 2450 5300 - (506) 7291 7165
As a Holding Company we are interested in helping other companies to succeed. We do that by investing in other companies with capital and or professional help to allow them to grow in exchange for ownership.
Operates in Panama and Panama
Phone: (507) 7202158
We manufacture dehydrated food products for humans. We sell our products through contract manufacturing or own labels national and internationally
Operates in El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras
Phone: (502) 7830-7801 - (502) 7830-7802