One hundred companies will participate in the second US-Ourense trade mission of the Provincial Government

The meeting between the US and US entrepreneurs will be held this week

About a hundred empras, 97 in particular, will participate in the second US-Ourense trade mission organized by the Provincial Council. According to the information made public by the provincial institution, the meeting will be held this week, July 6 and 7, and in the same will participate 75 signatures Ourensanas and 22 Americans.

The business mission will enable “entrepreneurs and institutional representatives to analyze business channels and cooperation in the agri-food, technology, environment, tourism, distribution, consulting, energy and investment funds sectors”. As in the first call, the activities will take place in different parts of the province, with the Marcos Valcárcel Cultural Center, Allariz and the Monastery of Oseira, where the scheduled opening and closing events will take place, as well as conferences and meetings Networking between companies and institutions’. US Congressmen UU. The meeting will be attended by representatives of the United States Congress. “Republican Congressman Patrick Meehan and Democrat Linda Sánchez” will be in Ourense as it advanced yesterday from the provincial institution.

The president of the same, Jose Manuel Baltar, will exercise of amritritrión “counting on the coordination and organization in charge of Juan Verde, president of Foundation Advanced Leadership”. Baltar called the second US-Ourense trade mission a “historic meeting” and hopes that it will serve to raise awareness of the potential offered by the province and its companies. The initiative will also include experts in foreign trade and representatives of the CEO and the Chamber of Commerce of Ourense.

Press releases of the entity to justify the result of the initiative

The PSOE submitted a letter on March 16 asking for the “preparatory activity of the second US trade mission to Ourense”. In the response of the President of the Diputación to the socialist spokesman, Francisco Fraga Civeira, it is pointed out that “there is a copy of press releases reflecting the circumstances of the President of the Provincial Government in New York and Washington, not March 2017.” It indicates that the first mission was positive and that is why the companies of Our Lady requested a second commercial mission.

As for the budget allocated by the Ourense Provincial Council for this initiative, the amount is not contributed, referring to the spokesman of the PSOE to the departure of protocol attention.


On the other hand, the Provincial Council closed yesterday in the Cultural Center Marcos Valcárcel a course on international trade organized by the CEO under the Exportou Plan, which seeks to internationalize the companies of Ourense.

The expert in design and execution of programs linked to the internationalization of the company, Jesús Albizu, an economist from the University of Deusto, offered an export report.