If you want to go to the international market to solve a need for a customer or bring the raw material to continue operating, this is what you need to know. Colombia remains a country with many opportunities for SMEs, especially for those businesses that are looking to be successful exploring outside their countries. Although at this time, the dollar / peso exchange rate makes import less attractive the truth is that entrepreneurs manage to cope with this situation.
According to the National Administrative Department of Statistics (DANE), in January 2017, US $ 3.53 billion were imported an increase of 0.3% compared to the same month of 2016, when the figure reached US $ 3,519 million. By product groups, the agricultural sector had a growth of 13.5% with imports of $ 537.9 million dollars, in manufactures imported $ 2.7 billion dollars, fuels with $ 288.3 million dollars and other products $ 3.7 million was imported. Continue reading “How to prepare your business to be able to import without risks?”