03/02/2021

Virtual country seminar: Chile, food, 18.03.2021

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With an export volume of 121 million euros in the period from January to November 2020 (+21 % compared to the same period in 2019), Chile is an exceptional example of growing exports even during the global Covid-19 pandemic. The biggest winner in percentage points is meat and meat products with a growth of 1,966 %, climbing from around 600,000 Euros in value in 2019 to 12 million Euros in 2020. The biggest exports are still dairy products, followed then by meat and meat products, bakeries, and beer.

The seminar will enable the participants to assess the current economic situation and Covid-19-related changes in the marketing situation and to make concrete conclusions for their export activities.

Top-class speakers will report on March 18, 2021 (2 pm German time) on the current market situation in Chile, on the requirements of the leading retailer Cencosud as well as on practical issues of importing foreign food. If you are interested, please contact the GEFA office. The seminar will be held in English.