From the massive rainforests of the Amazon basin to the windblown Tierra del Fuego and icy heights of the Andes, and spanning the 11,000 kilometres between Tijuana and Ushuaia, Latin America presents a massive and diverse market.
The COVID-19 outbreak has thrust e-commerce into the spotlight, compelling struggling businesses to explore new sales avenues in both local and overseas markets, including Latin American countries such as Argentina, Chile, Colombia and Peru. In a bid to help Hong Kong traders extend their reach to these countries, this webinar will detail the digital and economic landscape in Latin American and provide key insights into securing success within its markets.
Despite a brief hiatus occasioned by the COVID-19 outbreak, construction work has resumed on the Mainland China-Laos High Speed Railway, a key element of the Belt and Road initiative, the mainland’s ambitious international infrastructure development and trade facilitation programme.
Amid the global disruption to essential supply chains and key infrastructure projects triggered by the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, a rare item of good news comes courtesy of Sri Lanka, where one major development programme has managed to come in ahead of schedule.
The maritime and land silk roads linked East Asia and Europe for millennia – but for more than two centuries there was an alternative route taking spices, silks and other treasures from Asia to Europe – across the Pacific Ocean.