Business roundtable in Central America boosts pet sector among entrepreneurs

Online event will bring together companies from Brazil, Guatemala, Costa Rica and Panama to explore opportunities in the Pet Food, Pet Care and Pet Vet segment


São Paulo, July 2023 - IPB (Instituto Pet Brasil), an institution that has been stimulating the development of the Brazilian pet sector for ten years, together with the Pet Brasil Sector Project, a partnership between IPB and ApexBrasil (Brazilian Trade and Investment Promotion Agency), will promote the Brazil - Guatemala - Costa Rica - Panama Business Roundtable on July 26 at 1 pm. With the aim of strengthening the pet market, the online event will bring together 18 companies from the four countries, focusing on the Pet Food, Pet Care and Pet Vet segments.


Nelo Marraccini, president of the Pet Brazil Institute Advisory Board, highlights the importance of the meeting: "This initiative is a milestone for the pet sector. We demonstrated our commitment to strengthening trade relations between Brazil, Guatemala and Costa Rica, enabling business expansion and knowledge exchange in this promising region."


During the event, experts, pet sector representatives and entrepreneurs will have the opportunity to present their companies, products and services in a collaborative virtual environment. The one-to-one business rounds will enable discussions on partnerships and trade agreements, as well as establishing valuable contacts for mutual growth.


Instituto Pet Brasil is recognized for its commitment to the sustainable development of the Brazilian pet market, promoting innovation, quality and animal welfare. The Brazil - Guatemala - Costa Rica - Panama Business Roundtable reinforces this mission, boosting the growth of the sector and strengthening trade relations between the participating countries. To participate, click here.


From Brazil to the world

Regions such as Africa, Central America and Europe, and countries such as China, the United States, Mexico and Argentina are among the focuses of the Pet Brazil Sector Project this year. In addition, the 2023 trade fair calendar foresees the International Pet Meeting Expo 2023, promoted by IPB itself, in November in Brazil.

Brazilian companies can express interest in participating in the international actions promoted by IPB by filling out the following form in this linkIn addition to participation in exclusive events, participants of the Pet Brazil Sector Project have benefits such as the fair floor, coordination of stand assembly and event coordination.


About Instituto Pet Brasil

The Pet Brazil Institute (IPB) was born in 2013 to stimulate the development of the Pet sector, composed of the pillars breeding, products and services for pets. The entity leads projects to foster knowledge, entrepreneurship and innovation, with the aim of professionalizing the entire pet chain. Our goal is to build a professionalized sector, and strengthen the relationship between humans and pets, which is proven to be beneficial to the health and well-being of both.

The IPB provides relevant information for the sector, as well as promotes the training of Brazilian companies, generating more competitiveness and, with that, increasingly better services for our best friends.


About ApexBrasil

The Brazilian Trade and Investment Promotion Agency (ApexBrasil) works to promote Brazilian products and services abroad and attract foreign investment to strategic sectors of the Brazilian economy. The Agency carries out diversified trade promotion actions, such as prospective and commercial missions, business rounds, support for the participation of Brazilian companies in major international fairs, and visits by foreign buyers and opinion makers to get to know the Brazilian productive structure.


More information:

(11) 3030-9404/9436