Tag Archives: Chile

Mining Opportunities in Chile: Seminar and Meetings

September 21, 2015 in Abingdon, Virginia Coal, energy, and technology companies throughout Virginia are invited to attend an upcoming seminar to learn more about business opportunities in Chile’s mining sector. This seminar will be presented by Virginia’s trade representative from Chile. Topics will include: An introduction to Chile and its mining sector How to benefit from the U.S.-Chilean… Read more

VEDP Releases Chile Mining Report

The Virginia Economic Development Partnership (VEDP) released a newly commissioned report on Chile’s Mining Market. VEDP’s in-country market research partner conducted in-depth research on the mining market in order to provide Virginia companies with useful information on the market structure. The U.S. remains the largest mining equipment supplier, with over 40% of market share. Products… Read more

Taking Advantage of Free Trade Agreements (FTAs) to Grow Sales Abroad

What is an FTA? A Free Trade Agreement (FTA) is a treaty between two or more countries that eliminates tariffs, import quotas, and/or preferences on most goods and services traded between them.  Trade Promotion Agreements (TPAs) are a type of FTA. For more information, visit Export.gov. Why are FTAs good for exporters? FTAs are one… Read more