Doing Business in El Salvador

Date: November 20, 2018Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Overview
  The United States remains El Salvador's largest trading partner with U.S. exports reaching $3.1 billion in 2017, an increase of 5 percent from 2016.
Objectives
  Participants will learn about growing business opportunities in El Salvador's best prospect sectors.
Event Information
  • El Salvador's dollarized economy makes its an attractive market for U.S. companies who benefit from significantly reduced transaction and financial costs.
  • El Salvador's economy is predominantly services-based where manufacturing and industry accounts for 25 percent of GDP and employs 20 percent of the population.
  • Leading and well-known U.S. brands have operations throughout El Salvador, leading to increased demand and receptivity for U.S. products and services.
  • The MCC's second Compact of $277 million with the GoE is playing a key role in improving the business climate, logistical infrastructure, and human capital.

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