The Peruvian Investment Authority(ProInversión)wrapped up successfully its two day visit to Seoul, Korea on May 16 .
During two full days of activities on May 14 and 15 in Seoul, visiting Peruvian investment delegation explained in details about investment opportunities and attractions of Peru which is one of the most open and dynamics countries of Latin America,
The high-powered Peruvian delegation was led by Cesar Martin Peñaranda, Director of Investor Services at ProInversión and Gustavo Ibarguen.
He held several meetings with Korean investors presenting current investment opportunities in Peru across sectors including Natural Gas projects, infrastructure, water and healthcare.
Korea is one of the priority markets for ProInversion International promotional campaign, and this visit represents once again the interest of the Peruvian government in working closely with Korean investors to further develop its economic relations with the Asian country.
Mr. Peñaranda concluded: “We visited Seoul only a few months ago and we came back this week to follow up on our previous visit and also to make new announcements in terms of investments projects currently available in our country. We had meetings with Korean conglomerates and financial institutions and we held a Conference opened by His Excellency The Peruvian Ambassador to Republic of Korea, Mr Daúl Matute Mejía, addressing the local business community on investment opportunities as well as incentives that Peru offers to Korean companies interested in doing businesses in the country.
The trip was a success, local companies showed great interest in Peru and we are deeply grateful to the Embassy of Peru in Seoul for giving us an enormous support in the organization of this Road Show”.
Peru and Korea hold a free trade agreement and both countries are members of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation, putting Peru and Korea in an ideal scenario to further strengthening the commercial relations between these two nations strategically located on both sides of the Pacific."
The Peruvian delegation will continue this week the Road Show in Beijing spreading investment awareness in Peru.
The Agency for the Promotion of Private Investment - PROINVERSIÓN -, is a public agency which promotes private investment in public services and public infrastructure works, as well as in state assets, projects, companies and other state activities.
Its mission is to promote sustainable private investment with efficiency, quality and transparency, to the benefit of the population.
Among the sectors to be promoted during the Asia Road Show 2018 are water & sanitation, energy and telecom among others.