Tag Archives: Colombia

Meet with Virginia’s Trade Representatives from Around the World: May 4 – 8, 2015

Meet in person with VEDP’s trade representatives from the United Kingdom, South Korea, Southeast Asia, the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Colombia, and China in Tyson’s Corner, Roanoke, or Norfolk! These experts provide valuable in-country market research specific to your product or service. Our trade representatives can help you: Gain local knowledge fast Realize competitive… Read more

Colombia – Opportunities in Software and IT Services

Information Technology in Colombia is a fast-growing market. The Colombian government is committed to supporting and advancing the services sector through the Productive Transformation Program. This is a consolidated strategy for growth and development, which in recent years has earned global recognition. According to the International Data Corporation, from  2007 through 2012, total revenue in… Read more

Registration Now Live for Trade Missions Through June 2015

Registration is now open for VEDP’s Trade Missions and Trade Shows through June 2015! Many of this year’s Trade Missions and Trade Shows sold out well before the registration deadline. Be sure to register early to reserve your spot! Canada (East) & DEFSEC Atlantic 2014, September 2 – 5, 2014 Africa Aerospace & Defense 2014… 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

Colombia Trade Mission 2014: Leading Sectors for Trade in Colombia

The January 10, 2014 registration deadline for VEDP’s Trade Mission to Colombia is approaching quickly!  If you are wondering if the Trade Mission is right for your company, read ahead to find out what the best export and trade opportunities are for U.S. companies. Transportation and Infrastructure: The Colombian National Infrastructure Agency (ANI) launched a… Read more