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LATAC Market Knowledge Days for the Food and Drink Sector


Virtual Meet the Buyer

About the campaign

This high-value and in-depth series of events has been designed to give UK food and drink companies a unique opportunity to access market insight and in-market buyers from key retail, food service, wholesale and distribution businesses across Latin America and the Caribbean.


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What to expect?

  • Knowledge Days (17th – 21st May)

Offering a series of knowledge days with particular market focus you will be introduced to the current trends, considerations and opportunities for each market.

Please indicate which markets you would like to attend at point of registration.

  • Meet the Buyer (15th-17th June)

Working with DIT and Chamber of Commerce colleagues across Latin America and the Caribbean we are recruiting buyers to participate in a virtual meet the buyer event. The buyers will be a mix of retail, food service and importers/distributors, with an even spread across from all markets.

The spaces for the meet the buyer event are limited and as such expressions of interest will be passed back to the regional food and drink team for review before final participation can be confirmed.


Eligibility and Market Demands 

This opportunity is open to all UK Food and Drink companies; however special interest has been expressed in the following products:


  • Packaged snacks and confectionery 

  • Premium products 

  • Cupboard staples 

  • Frozen meals and ingredients 

  • Baby foods and formula 

  • Health foods, free from, organic and sports nutrition products 


  • Soft drinks including water 
  • Hot drinks 
  • Spirits 
  • Beers and ciders 
  • Wines 



Mexico – Monday 17th May – 2:00pm until 3:00pm (UK time)

Brazil – Tuesday 18th May - 2:00pm until 3:00pm (UK time)

Argentina – Wednesday 19th May - 2:00pm until 3:00pm (UK time)

Dominican Republic - Wednesday 19th May – 3:30pm – 4:30pm (UK time)

Colombia – Thursday 20th May - 2:00pm until 3:00pm (UK time)

Chile – Thursday 20th May - 3:30pm – 4:30pm (UK time)

Caribbean – Friday 21st May - 2:00pm until 3:00pm (UK time)


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Please Note: We will send you details of the online platform and login details prior to the event.

Business West (delivery partner for the Department for International Trade)  is committed to providing a professional, friendly, safe and welcoming environment for all participants at its events. Inappropriate behaviour on video, audio & chat facilities will not be tolerated during any portion of a meeting or event. It will be at the sole discretion of the host/facilitator to immediately expel any participants from the event if their behaviour is deemed to be inappropriate and/or offensive.

Privacy Policy

We take your data very seriously and are committed to the privacy and security of it. This event is organised by Business West, delivery partner for The Department of International Trade for the SW,  their privacy policies are available at DIT Personal Information Charter.

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