Panama Chamber of Commerce

600 exhibitors at Expocomer

Expocomer, the most important trade fair of Panama and the region, returns to the Atlapa Convention Center from Wednesday, March 26 through Saturday, March 29. It is expected that more than 600 manufacturers from over 35 countries will take part.

The fair is the ideal place for companies to showcase their products and services to local and regional markets, introduce new products to market, evaluate competitors and use the Colon Free Zone as a bridge [...]

Networking cocktail celebrated by the Chamber of Commerce

By Juan Rafael Cortés Dean

At a lively and well-attended event, the Chamber of Commerce Industries and Agriculture of Panama (CCIAP) on Wednesday, August 21, held its Networking 2013 Cocktail, its second this year, with the aim of guild member companies having the opportunity to increase their business networks, establishing contact with companies from different economic sectors.

Seen here at the event are,; Cesar Galvez de los Rios, president of the Panama [...]

The British conquest

Panama seen as key to Latin American sales

The British presence in Panama took an important step forward recently when the British Embassy and British Chamber of Commerce held a conference discussing Panama as a market and as a springboard for all of Latin America for British retail businesses. A delegation representing British brands and companies came to Panama for the event. Among them were People 1st, Clive Christian, Backes & Strauss, British American Tobacco [...]

Expocomer 2013 once again creates business exchanges

The event that showcases products from 35 different countries, Expocomer, returns this year to give Panamanian businessmen the opportunity to make alliances with foreign commercial partners from more than 1,000 companies.

This year Expocomer will take place in the ATLAPA Convention Center in Panama City from Wednesday 17 to Saturday April 20.

The fair is organized by the Panama Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture and has an exhibition space of 14,000 square meters.

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New members join CCIAPA

A total of 56 companies were sworn in as new members of the Panama Chamber of Commerce, Industries and Agriculture (CCIAP). Cincuenta y seis empresas fueron juramentadas como nuevos miembros de la  Cámara de Comercio Industrias y Agricultura de Panamá CCIAPA.

A total of 56 companies were sworn in as new members of the Panama Chamber of Commerce, Industries and Agriculture (CCIAP).

Chamber of Commerce welcomes trade pact with the US

By: Juan Rafael Cortés Dean

The Chamber of Commerce, Industries and Agriculture of Panama (CCIAP) expressed satisfaction with the entry into effect of the Trade Promotion Agreement (TPA) with the United States.

“We believe that confirmation of the coming into force of the Trade Promotion Agreement (TPA) is very positive and we welcome, therefore, being able to import goods that are purchased by consumers for this time of year,” said Irvin A. Halman, President of [...]

New members sworn in to Chamber of Commerce

By: Juan Rafael Cortés Dean

The President of the Chamber of Commerce, Industries and Agriculture (CCIAP), Irvin A. Halman B., swore in more than 80 new members on October 2 in the Horacio Alfaro Salon of the institution.

The guild has evolved for almost a centuary working actively for free enterprise, ensuring the growth of the national economy.

During the ceremony, Irvin Halman welcomed these new companies, saying: “We hope that now you are in [...]