The city of Holguín is preparing to receive from the 21st to the 25th of this month the XV edition of the Holguín Expo 2018 Trade Fair, with the aim of seeking new markets and establishing businesses in the different spheres as part of the improvement of the Cuban economic model, according to informed Idania Ricardo Leal, vice president of the Provincial Administration Council (CAP) for the Economy.
Taking into account the guideline 67 of the Economic and Social Policy of the Party and the Revolution for the period 2016-2021, the Provincial Assembly of the People's Power and the Chamber of Commerce sponsor this Fair, whose main objectives are: establish strategic alliances between Cuban companies to replace imports, expose and promote various products and services, search for new markets and found trade agreements in different branches of the economy.
The XV edition of the Expo Holguin Commercial Fair 2018, which is dedicated to the 90th Anniversary of the birth of Commander Ernesto Guevara and the 60 Years of the Revolution, will become during the next week in center for the socialization of the existing potentialities in the territory and the development of national and international markets.
In this way, from May 21 to 25, Cuban businessmen will express their interest in replacing imports and increasing the exportable funds of the territory in the Holguín Exhibition Center, which is a sample of the professionalism and level of competitiveness of the different companies.
On this specific topic, Ricardo Leal, vice president of the CAP for the Economy, said that the participation of representatives of 57 commercial entities is foreseen, with the particularity that one of them belongs to the non-state sector and another is the foreign company. anticorrosive SIALEX.
Likewise, the participation of important guests at the national level is expected, such as the President of the Chamber of Commerce of the Republic of Cuba, Orlando Hernández and the President of the Superior Organization of Business Management Dismantling and Construction of the Ministry of Construction, Alberto Olivera Fis; along with other representatives of the Ministry of Economy and Planning, the MINCEX International Collaboration Department and the Ministry of Tourism.
It should be noted that this edition of the Expo Holguin Commercial Fair 2018 is sponsored by the Provincial Industries Local Industries, Security and Protection CAP, Havana Club International SA, the Provincial Department of Culture, the Cuban Fund of Cultural Property, Provincial Insurance and Service to the Community Activity and the Cultural Center Plaza de la Marqueta.
Ricardo Leal also said that the jury will be made up of prestigious professionals from the Territorial Normalization Office, the Science Unit of the CITMA, the Association of Social Communicators and the University of Holguin, who will evaluate the different proposals and award prizes in the categories of: Best Stand Design, Product Quality, Product Design, Best Commercial Management and Grand Prize.