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Business Opportunities in Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean Webinar
Financing your Export deals in the Caribbean

Overview

The US maintains a robust trade surplus with the Eastern Caribbean region and continues to be the largest trading partner with about 35% of total imports. Strong cultural and historical ties and tourist visits reinforce common values.

Objectives

Learn about the Business Opportunities for US companies in Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean.

Event Information

  • As little as three hours away by air, the region maintains heavily trafficked air and sea freight lines.
  • Consumers recognize and prefer high-quality American products and services.
  • No language barrier: The official language for Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean is English.
  • These markets combined have almost 900,000 potential customers and imported more than $1.7 billion of U.S. goods in 2018.

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Date: Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 1PM EST
Venue: Your Computer – Participation is via your computer and phone line.
You will be provided webinar access information and dial-in details within 24 hours of the start of the webinar.
Attendees are encouraged to access the webinar at least 15 minutes prior to the webinar’s start time to ensure user accessibility.
Cost: $35 – Register Here

Background

The U.S. Embassy in Barbados covers the following markets in the Eastern Caribbean: Antigua and Barbuda, Dominica, Grenada, Saint Lucia, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, and Saint Kitts and Nevis are high-income countries according to World Bank criteria; Dominica, Grenada, Saint Lucia, and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines are upper middle-income countries.  These markets combined have almost 900,000 potential customers and imported more than $1.7 billion of U.S. goods in 2018.