Virtual Business Meetings at ExpoApen 2014

The online participation of 60 international buyers has been confirmed in business meetings which will take place in the ExpoApen 2014 fair on September 26th and 27th.

Friday, September 26, 2014

The Association of Producers and Exporters of Nicaragua (APEN) reported that the majority of international buyers participating virtually are interested mainly in tropical fruits, vegetables, tubers, bananas and cashews.

Azucena Castillo, general manager of APEN, told Elnuevodiario.com.ni that "... 'There are buyers who although not coming [to the event], are very interested in participating in the show ... although they have been doing it for days and they will be there (virtually) on Friday (today) and Saturday .... (With them (the total comes to) ... over 160 buyers at the fair and more than 1,000 business conferences planned.'"

"... According APEN, international buyers at the fourteenth edition of Expo-APEN come from 21 countries, of which 40% are from Central America. The latter groups come in search of cereals, jams, honey, products in the fashion industry and processed food industry."



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In the as yet unquantified number of meetings held, organizers estimate that sales achieved in the year 2012 exceeds $29 million.

Azucena Castillo, general manager of the Association of Producers and Exporters of Nicaragua (APEN), when talking about the issue added that this means a new record in terms of purchase intentions on the part of participants.

$27 million in Deals at Apen Expo 2012

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The twelfth edition of the ExpoApen Fair that will begin on September 28 in Nicaragua, is expected to attract more than 75 international buyers and close deals worth $27 million.

Azucena Castillo, general manager of the Association of Producers and Exporters in Nicaragua (APEN), organizer of the event told the media that the registered companies "are direct representatives of supermarket chains and convenience stores in Central America, Europe, the United States, the Caribbean and Asia. "

Apen Expo 2012 in Nicaragua

August 2012

From 28 to 29 September 2012 the Association of Producers and Exporters of Nicaragua unite national suppliers and regional and international buyers.

From APEN's website:

"THE PLACE, THE PRODUCT AND THE PEOPLE, is the theme of the Ninth Convention of Nicaragua exportable supply.

EXPO-APEN Generates $25 million in Business Deals

October 2011

In the two days of meetings representatives from 247 companies negotiated sales of $25 million, surpassing previous figures.

The product which made the most sales was coffee at 55%, followed by fruits and vegetables with 22%, said Azucena Castillo, general manager of the Association of Producers and Exporters of Nicaragua (APEN).

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