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Colombia and Panama Trade Mission

February 3 - 9, 2019
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Andrea Smith or Mark Fischer

Join the Iowa Economic Development Authority's (IEDA) International Trade Office on this horizontal mission that is open to all Iowa companies in all sectors. This trade mission will help companies expand into the growing Colombia market with possibly two stops, plus a stop in Panama. The IEDA will work with your company to develop a detailed itinerary, including one-on-one meetings with prospective customers and potential partners. Iowa companies exported $80 million in goods to Colombia in 2017 and exports increased 247 percent in the first six months of 2018 to $89 million. Iowa companies exported $21.5 million to Panama in 2017.

For more information, manufacturing companies should contact Andrea Smith at or 515.348.6240 and meat companies and agriculture groups, contact Mark Fischer at or 515.348.6241.


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