Trade Missions

PMMI Trade Missions

PMMI trade missions offer a proven, cost-effective tool for members to learn first-hand about target export markets. Trade mission participants attend market briefings, participate in site visits and networking receptions, and have one-on-one business matchmaking appointments with pre-screened potential buyers, agents and distributors.

 

Country/Event

Dates

Registration Deadline

Guadalajara, Mexico during EXPO PACK Guadalajara

June 13-15 March 31
Bogotá, Colombia during Andina Pack November 6-10 July 28

Trade Mission Agenda (Tentative)

Day One

Morning / Afternoon

  • Airport Pickup
  • Hotel Registration

7:00 PM

  • Welcome Cocktail Reception at Hotel
  • Presentations
  • US Department of Commerce presentation on Doing Business
  • Presentation on the Packaging & Processing Market

Day Two - Four

Morning

  • Breakfast
  • Plant Visit Departure

Mid-Day

  • Two End-User Plant Visits

Afternoon

  • Visit Trade Show
  • Working Meetings with End Users & Agents
  • Group Dinner (day 1 and 4) / Dinner on your own (day 3)

Day Five

All Day

  • Visit the Show
  • Departures

Cost of the Trade Mission

The cost of the trade mission is $2,500* (per person) and includes:

  • Meals during events
  • Individual transportation to/from site visits
  • Translators for meetings
  • Airport pick-up and drop-off

*Airfare and hotel are not included.

Plant Visits

The profile of the plant visits will be a mix of food, beverage, pharmaceutical and personal care of local and international medium- to large-companies.

Potential Customers

For one-on-one meetings with end users, the target will be potential buyers based on the participants’ products and market objectives.

Venue

The hotels used for trade missions are recognized hotel chains offering reasonable rates.

Questions?

For questions, please contact us at:

Email: international@pmmi.org
Phone: 1-888-ASK-PMMI (1-888-275-7664)