BETHESDA, Md. – June 14, 2018 – The registration deadline is quickly
approaching for companies interested in joining the Auto Care Association’s
Trade Mission to Chile. The trade mission will take place on Aug. 21 – 22,
2018, and the deadline to register is July 6.
Trade mission participants will enjoy customized one-on-one
meetings with prospective partners and customers, hotel accommodations, local
transportation, meals, interpreters, market overview briefing and a networking
reception. The trade mission is open to all companies in the industry, with
qualifying companies eligible to receive a $1,500 offset of the trade mission
Under the United States - Chile Free Trade Agreement (FTA), 100
percent of U.S. consumer and industrial goods exports to the region are no
longer subject to tariffs. Chile is stable, prosperous, and consistently ranks
high on international indices relating to economic freedom, transparency and
Previous trade missions to Latin American countries,
organized by the Auto Care Association in collaboration with the U.S. Commercial Service, include
Guatemala, Peru, Colombia, Honduras, Nicaragua and Costa Rica.
The trade mission to Chile is
part of the Market Development Cooperator Program (MDCP) award the association received from the U.S.
Department of Commerce to support export promotion projects in Latin
To learn more and apply to attend the Auto Care Association’s
trade mission to Chile in 2018, click here. For more information about
this event, please contact Carolina Arregoces at firstname.lastname@example.org or