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Why Colombia?

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Why Colombia?

Colombia & Bogota – the perfect place to exhibit

Colombia as a country and especially the city of Bogota offer best opportunities for your business activities and trade fair participation. The following facts will help you finding out the reasons why.

Key facts about Colombia:

  • Colombia is the most rapidly growing market among the major economies in Latin America and the Caribbean
  • Colombia is among the 30 countries attracting most foreign investment in the world, it is also in the top 5 richest countries in Latin America.
  • Colombia has 17 trade agreements celebrated with regions and different countries, including European Union and USA, making the Andean trade-hub as an ideal platform.
  • Colombia is located strategically to access to Latin America and the Caribbean region. A market worth exploring!
  • Colombia has attractive incentives and regulated benefits to foreign investors, which facilitates the entrance in the Americas.
  • The most important decision makers of the region will be present in Bogota – Get ready for some powerful partnerships!

Bogota - trade fair city and industrial location

  • Bogota is the economic engine of the country and a crucial player in Latin America‘s economy. 25% of the Colombian GDP is generated here. Bogota is also recognized for having one of the best business environments in Latin America.
  • Bogota’s central location and direct air connections make it an ideal location to serve the local and regional markets. The city is the major cargo air hub and the third largest passenger transport hub in Latin America.
  • Bogota and the surrounding region comprise Colombia’s main production center of packed food: 40 of the top 100 companies in the industry are located in Bogota and Cundinamarca.
  • Bogota as a special economic zone with tax and customs benefits for foreign investors offers further sector-specific tax reductions: The entire trade fairground of Corferias in Bogota is a tax free zone for the import of products declared „exhibition goods“ that are not sold on the trade fair.
  • Bogota is the capital and largest city in Colombia. A melting pot of people from around the country, it is diverse and multicultural, with a blend of modern and colonial architecture. The predominant colors in Bogota are the green of the city’s many parks and the eastern mountains overlooking the sanctuaries of Monserrate and Guadalupe, and the rich red of its many brick buildings. Click here and find out why to travel to Bogota.


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