Why start a business in a free trade zone in Latin America?

Why start a business in a free trade zone in Latin America?

2 minutos Business today in Latin America is broadening with investors seeking a chance to start businesses in these regions. However, taking the leap and starting investments in a different country can be a difficult decision regardless of extensive independent research. Realistically, some businesses are successful, and some fail due to the lack of knowledge on whether their goods and services impact the market and location. All it takes is a bit of help from an external market specialising in business expansion to new Continue lendo

ZPE Ceará é premiada pelo Ministério do Meio Ambiente

ZPE Ceará é premiada pelo Ministério do Meio Ambiente

2 minutos A Zona de Processamento de Exportação (ZPE) do Ceará recebeu o Selo Verde do Programa Agenda Ambiental na Administração Pública – A3P, concedido pelo Ministério do Meio Ambiente (MMA) às instituições públicas que aderem e implantam práticas de gestão baseadas em conceitos de sustentabilidade socioambiental. O reconhecimento é referente ao ano de 2018. De acordo com a diretora operacional da ZPE Ceará, Andréa Freitas, a certificação mostra o compromisso da empresa em gerar desenvolvimento para o Estado do Ceará, preservando o bem Continue lendo

Las zonas económicas especiales y su contribución al desarrollo de los países

Las zonas económicas especiales y su contribución al desarrollo de los países

4 minutos Las zonas económicas especiales son infraestructuras, en áreas específicas dentro de un país, que tienen condiciones fiscales e incentivos regulatorios. Cuentan con legislación comercial, industrial y empresarial particular para responder a sus objetivos de promover la industrialización, las actividades emprendedoras, la producción de bienes o servicios con orientación exportadora, la modernización tecnológica, así como atraer y facilitar inversión extranjera. En la denominación de zona económica especial se pueden clasificar las zonas de libre comercio, las zonas francas, las zonas de procesamiento de Continue lendo

China plans to drop all duties at Shanghai Free Trade Zone: sources

China plans to drop all duties at Shanghai Free Trade Zone: sources

1 minuto China is planning a pilot project to drop all duties and ease procedures at its Shanghai Free Trade Zone, three people familiar with the matter said, as Beijing looks to position itself as a leader in promoting free trade amid its grinding trade war with Washington. The plan, which could be announced as soon as this year, was discussed during Premier Li Keqiang’s visit to Shanghai in late July, and leaders plan to discuss it further at their annual gathering in the seaside Continue lendo

Global free zones have challenges to contend with

Global free zones have challenges to contend with

1 minuto Free trade zones have become major growth enablers in emerging economies, and we have seen these concepts powering the UAE economy to a great extent. More than 45 free zones and “economic zones” are contributing to the UAE economy and foreign trade in a much bigger way. According to UAE Federal Customs Authority, trade through these free zones represented Dh592.4 billion — or 36 per cent — of the UAE’s Dh1.63 trillion foreign trade in 2018. This means more than a third Continue lendo