Monday, September 21, 2009

Taiwan Trade Mission

Taiwan’s First Trade Mission to Trinidad, St. Vincent and St. Lucia Seen to Boost Trade Relations Within the Region

Monday, September 21st, 2009 at 2:02 pm

TAIPEI, Taiwan–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Taipei The foremost non-profit trade and investment promotion organization in Taiwan, the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) has been entrusted by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) of Taiwan to organize and lead a trade mission to Trinidad and Tobago, St. Vincent and St. Lucia to conduct trade meetings, exhibitions, seminars and other relevant promotional activities, from the 24th of September to the 4th of October.

Bringing with them the latest information as well as new opportunities for business and trade, the delegation comprises dynamic enterprises that represent various industries, ranging from fashion, gifts and stationery, furniture, auto parts, electronics to high tech industries. The trade mission not only serves as a platform for networking and meeting among all enterprises but it is also seen as an ideal occasion for establishing closer trade ties between Taiwan and the countries within the Caribbean region.

The delegation initially begins their trade mission with a 2-day stop in Trinidad & Tobago from Sept. 24 to 25. A seminar on Sept. 25th, which will be held at the Crown Plaza Hotel in Port of Spain, shall present Taiwan’s latest business opportunities. Various trade meetings between the Taiwan delegates and local enterprises will follow after the occasion. From Sept. 28 to 29, the delegates will be exhibiting their products at the Methodist Church Hall in Kingstown of St. Vincent, and from Oct. 2 to 4 the delegates will be exhibiting their products at the Gaiety in St. Lucia.

The organizer of this trade mission, TAITRA, will also showcase winning products of the Taiwan Excellence Gold Awards, as well as numerous promotional materials and catalogs to represent Taiwan’s key business sectors, at the same time offer helpful tips on how to do business with Taiwan. In addition, TAITRA will facilitate in product/supplier sourcing and match-making with Taiwanese manufacturers as well. Therefore, TAITRA welcomes and invites enterprises to take advantage of this chance to learn more about Taiwan and the business prospects that are available on the island.

To meet the Taiwan delegates or to obtain further information, please contact:

Embassy of the Republic of China (Taiwan) Kingstown, St. Vincent and The GrenadinesMurray’s Road, Kingstown, St. Vincent and The Grenadines, West IndiesTel: (+1) 784 456 2431Fax: (+1) 784 456 2913E-mail:

Embassy of the Republic of China (Taiwan) in St. LuciaReduit Beach Ave., Rodney Bay, Gros Islet, St. LuciaTel: (+1-758) 452 8105, 450 0400Fax: (+1-758) 452 0414E-mail:

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