Trade Mission to Guatemala - Construction and Sustainable Technologies

Date: October 25-27, 2017
Venue: Hotel Real Intercontinental
Location: Guatemela City, Guatemala
Target Audience: Canadian companies interested in exploring opportunities to export products, services and technologies for the building, green building and sustainable technologies sector
Sector: Clean Technologies, Infrastructure

The Canadian Trade Commissioner Service (TCS) in Guatemala is promoting a Trade Mission, recruiting Canadian Construction and Sustainable Technologies companies to participate in a match making program with local importers and distributors. This is a unique opportunity to meet and network with key industry executives, promote Canadian capabilities and assess potential opportunities. The trade mission will take place during IV Expo Verde Internacional de la Construccion from Oct. 25 to oct. 27 2017 at the Real Intercontinental Hotel in Guatemala city.

Why your organization should participate:

  • Gain insights and market intelligence
  • Increase visibility of your product or service
  • Meet key commercial entities, industry players, and potential buyers, investors and/or partners
  • Participate in networking events
  • Participate in pre-organized business to business meetings
  • Pitch your product /service to selected audiences
  • Receive on-the-ground assistance from the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service

Trade Commissioner(s) involvement:

Activities organized by the Trade Commissioner Service

  • Business-to-business meetings
  • Export Café (individual meetings with Trade Commissioners from different international markets)
  • Networking event
  • Pavilion/exhibit
  • Product pitch to select audiences
  • Site visits

The Trade Commissioner, Jennifer Chacon, is specializing in the Construction and Green Building sector for the Guatemala market and can provide information on this and other local events that you are considering, as well as advice on business development in the region.  Participation and interpretation fees apply.

More information

Please register before September 20, 2017.  Registration form upon request to

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