Home / Knowledge / News / Apparel/Garments / Peru's Gamarra aims $100,000 garment exports to Brazil
Peru's Gamarra aims $100,000 garment exports to Brazil
29
Jun '13
Mr. Silva(L); Ms. Triveno(C); and Mr. Ovalle(R)
Mr. Silva(L); Ms. Triveno(C); and Mr. Ovalle(R)
Peru’s Ministry of Production, Promperu and the ACP Group have signed an agreement to jointly promote exports of cotton garments from Gamarra to Brazil.
 
As per the agreement, the goal is to achieve textile and garment exports of US$ 100,000 in the first stage, wherein six micro and small enterprises (MSEs) from Gamarra commercial emporium have been selected to participate by the Ministry of Production based on several criteria.
 
The agreement for the pilot project was signed be Foreign Trade and Tourism Minister Jose Luis Silva, Minister of Production Gladys Triveno and the ACP Group general manager Luis Ovalle.
 
The Peruvian business group ACP is a leader in promoting the development of micro and small enterprises.
 
The project includes providing the required support for increasing production and exports, to the six MSEs, including training, consulting, promotion and financing.
 
As per the agreement, the Ministry of Production would evaluate and select the companies that will benefit from the project. The Ministry would also provide training and technical assistance to the selected companies throughout the production process to ensure that the final product meant for export is according to the requirements of the Brazilian market.
 
Promperu, the Commission for the Promotion of Peruvian Exports and Tourism, would be responsible for the commercial promotion of Peruvian products in Brazil. It would also manage, monitor and implement the project and maintain a database of potential customers in the Brazilian market. It will also support the beneficiary MSEs to monitor their export supply and guide them on export regulations for a period of four months.
 
The ACP Group would be responsible for project management and provision of financial resources to cover the taxes and duties for entry in Brazilian market. It will also provide the material for promotion and sales of apparel, including catalogue, website, business cards, and samples.
 
At present, Brazil imports US$ 102 million worth of textiles and apparel from Peru, and another US$ 340 million worth of clothing from Bangladesh, China and India. The Government of Peru aims to increase its textile and apparel exports to Brazil to US$ 300 million over the next three years.
 

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India

Must ReadView All

Apparel/Garments | On 1st Mar 2017

CMAI's Apparel Index for Q3 shows lowest growth at 1.4 pts

CMAI’s Apparel Index for the third quarter FY 2016-17 shows that the...

Courtesy: Carter

Apparel/Garments | On 1st Mar 2017

Kidswear retailer Carter’s acquires Skip Hop Holdings

US headquartered kidswear retailer Carter’s said it has acquired Skip ...

Courtesy: Lectra

Information Technology | On 1st Mar 2017

Lectra makes new strategy for fashion in Industry 4.0 era

Lectra, the world leader in integrated technology solutions, has...

Interviews View All

Anavila Misra
Anavila Collection

Fashion shows are also encouraging and highlighting sustainable fashion

Yash Maniyar
Rekha Maniyar

Indian fashion market is growing at a staggering rate

Shawn Honeycutt
Bolger & O'Hearn

‘The Indian market is interesting and rather persistent in seeking new...

Ashok Desai
Bombay Textile Research Association

Bombay Textile Research Association (BTRA) is a leading name in textile...

Marten Alkhagen
Swerea IVF AB

Marten Alkhagen, Senior Scientist - Nonwoven and Technical Textiles of...

Larry L Kinn
Suominen Corporation

Larry L Kinn, Senior Vice President - Operations Americas of Suominen...

Silvia Venturini Fendi
Fendi s.r.l

"Yes, my confidence and positive attitude are my strengths and should be...

Bani Batra

Bani Batra’s couture wedding collection is inspired by traditional Indian...

Ritu Kumar
Label Ritu Kumar

‘Classics will return’ "There are a lot of people wearing western clothes ...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH
February 2017

February 2017

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

SUBSCRIBE


Browse Our Archives

GO


eNEWS
Insights
Subscribe today and get the latest News update in your mail box.
Advanced Search