Chapter 1 – Introduction
Introduction to the explore from home webinar featuring Latin America and the Caribbean, get insight into new markets and exporting opportunities in partnership with the Department for International Trade.
Chapter 2 – A view from Latin America and the Caribbean
Christina Irving Turner, Business Specialist for Latin America and the Caribbean Department of International Trade provides an overview on opportunities in Latin America and the Caribbean, an introduction to the Department for International Trade, Covid-19 and her top 5 tips on business culture and keeping in touch.
Chapter 3 – An introduction to Canning House
Christina Cortes, CEO Canning House promotes understanding and relationships between the UK and Latin America. Canning House has been in operation for 76 years, specialising in research, reports, newsletters and events. Christina also discusses in country opportunities for importing and exporting.
Chapter 4 – Opportunities and challenges in the Caribbean and Central America
Chris Bennett, Managing Director of The Caribbean Council talks about opportunities and challenges in the Caribbean and Central America. He introduces trade support and private sector led developments in the Caribbean and what hidden opportunities there are.
Chapter 5 – Support available to expand operations in Latin America
Tania Hoyos, Executive Director for the British and Colombian Chamber of Commerce talks about combined support, key opportunities and the practicalities of doing business in Latin America.
Chapter 6 – Q&A
Chapter 6 is the recorded question and answer session from the webinar.
Tutorial: Explore from Home - Latin America and the Caribbean
This is the first in an online series of market promotion webinars allowing Northern Ireland businesses to ‘explore from home’ new markets and export opportunities. The first region to be explored is Latin America and the Caribbean, and is being presented in partnership with Department for International Trade. The webinar is an opportunity for Northern Ireland businesses who are interested in or are already exporting to Latin America and the Caribbean market to hear up-to-date business opportunities and economic information.