The General Secretariat of the ALADI participated, for the sixth consecutive year, in the Encuentro Empresarial Andino (Andean Business Meeting), held on 9 and 10 May of this year, in the city of Arequipa, Peru. The participation of the ALADI in the event is a token of interinstitutional cooperation between the General Secretariat of the ALADI and the Andean Community.
The business macro-round included the participation of more than 500 exporting and buying companies of the countries of the Andean Community and the European Union, block invited for this edition. The business intention reached about 50 million dollars.
This occasion was favorable to provide personal technical assistance in the institutional stand of the ALADI to the participating companies, about the mechanisms and tools of the ALADI, the tools and support to entrepreneurs, as well as the use of virtual services offered on its web site.
Likewise, this event was relevant since information about the fifth edition of the multisectoral business macro-round “EXPO ALADI – Peru 2018” was furnished. Such event will be held from 17 to 19 October of this year, in the city of Lima, Peru.
The organizers of the event informed that the next Encuentro Empresarial Andino (Andean Business Meeting) will be held in the Plurinational State of Bolivia, in 2019.