Guatemala: FTA’s, Services and Logistics

The Program for Strengthening Guatemala’s Position in International Markets, will present a situation report for the services and logistics industry to get more results from the country’s FTAs.

Monday, June 21, 2010

The presentation is scheduled for June 24th at ASIES Auditorium (Num 10 7th Street, zone 9) in Guatemala City.

FOGUAMI, a program for promoting Guatemala in international markets, is working to transform the Economy Ministry into the head of the country’s economic and commercial policy, by providing it with tools to promote exports and stimulate investment.



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How to Export Food to Canada

February 2018

On February 28, a free seminar on the safety regulations that Canadian authorities require to market food will be held in Guatemala City.

From a statement issued by Agexport:

The Business Intelligence Unit at the Market Development and Commercial Promotion Department of AGEXPORT and the Embassy of Canada in Guatemala are calling on exporters who have experience in exporting food to the Canadian market.

Guatemala: Seminar on Industrial Safety

January 2015

On January 30th a seminar will be held in Guatemala City on changes in regulations concerning health and safety.

From a statement issued by the Guatemalan Exporters Association (-AGEXPORT-):

In order for entrepreneurs, managers, HR managers and the general public to be aware of the rules on Health and Safety in addition to the national and international regulations which come into effect in February 2015, a seminar will be held January 30 2015 on the New Regulations on Health and Safety Industrial (Government Agreement 229-2014) organized by the School of Foreign Trade at AGEXPORT.

Asia Wants More Bamboo

July 2012

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".

Development Strategies Analyzed

December 2011

50 specialists discussed in Costa Rica the future of planning and development in Latin America in the seminar "Visions of the Country: Social Dialogue and Democratic Strengthening "

A press release from the Foundation for Peace and Democracy reads:

The regional director for Latin America and the Caribbean from IDEA International, Daniel Zovatto, inaugurated an International Workshop entitled ‘Visions of the Country: Social Dialogue and Democratic Strengthening’ on December 8 at the Real Intercontinental hotel in Costa Rica.