WHY SHOULD YOU PARTICIPATE?

SaborUSA Chile Virtual Trade Event is an event focusing on private labels and food ingredients for the food processing, foodservice, and retail sectors, which will take place online on Wednesday, December 2, 2020.   

This virtual event will help U.S. companies establish connections and increase agricultural trade from the United States to Chile. At this event you will find importers, distributors, processors, food retailers, hotels, restaurants and key food service companies in their respective sectors. 

You will have the opportunity to promote your products and/or services in a virtual booth where attendees can reach you in different ways – chat, phone call, and even video conferences. You can be part of our market briefing and industry webinars and participate in the networking room where you can interact with potential partners. You will participate in one-on-one meetings with future customers, too. All in just one event! 

The products that have the greatest potential for sale in the Chilean retail food sector: meat products (pork, poultry and beef), beer, cheese, prepared food, almonds, fruit juices, fresh fruits, snack foods, sauces, mixed condiments, and seasonings.

 

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Why Chile?

• The United States is the second largest supplier of U.S. consumer-oriented products to the Chilean retail industry, shipping a record of $699 million in 2019.  

• Chile’s food retail sales reached $15.7 billion in 2019. The Chilean retail sector comprises a mix of large supermarkets, midsized grocery stores, convenience stores, gas station markets, and thousands of smaller independent neighborhood mom-and-pop shops. 

• Chile is the third largest market in South America for U.S. agricultural products and the second largest market in South America for consumer-oriented agricultural products.

• Chile has been one of Latin America’s fastest-growing economies in the last decade enabling the country to have a modern and dynamic food retail industry. 

• Chile is one of the largest export markets for U.S. consumer-oriented food products and it’s a stable economy and gateway for U.S. exporters looking to reach other Latin America markets. 

• Chile is a free-trade partner with the USA, and as such, is an easy, secure place for Americans to do business. 

• Economically, Chile is the top performing country in the region of Latin America and the Caribbean. 

• Chile has a modern and developed food processing industry that represents 25 percent of Chile´s economy, and is forecast to grow to more than 35 percent by 2030. 

• In Chile, the food and beverage industry will grow by 6.6 percent annually. 

• The purchase power of Chile´s middle and upper-middle income consumers continues to rise. 

• Chile has one of the highest percentages of non-traditional store sales in Latin America, which allows suppliers to target larger retail chains for larger volume sales. 

• Chile's largest retailers have operations in other Latin American countries making it a gateway to other Latin American markets. 

•  Network with the main decision makers and importers, distributors, processors, food retailers, hotels, restaurants and key food service companies in their respective sectors. 

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Kallman Worldwide creates unique opportunities for you to strengthen business relationships in Chile by maximizing your impact at SaborUSA Chile Virtual Trade Event 2020! Learn about our exclusive program features here, and start planning to take advantage of them.