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8 Common Issues and Hurdles with Early Start-Up Business Development in Latin America

Harris Gomez Group has been helping companies enter the Latin American market for 15 years. Throughout the years, we have worked with hundreds of companies, from small to large, as they have tried to enter the Region, all with varying strategies. We like to say around our offices that we have seen the good, the bad, and the ugly. We often run into companies that are interested in developing the different Latin American markets for their products/services. The problem is that many companies end up doing…

‘The 17th edition of the Latin American Business Environment Report

The 17th edition of the Latin American Business Environment Report (LABER) represents the first edition in which principal authorship was assumed by Brian Gendreau, the new director of the University of Florida’s Latin American Business Environment Program. Timothy McLendon will continue to author the legal environment section. With a new author come some changes in appearance and focus, as well as the introduction of two Latin American countries in the Caribbean (Cuba and Haiti). The most obvious change…

The Green Option in Paraguay for Diesel Replacement

Paraguay is one of the few countries in South America in which investors can purchase and hold land directly and in any desired legal structure (which is not possible for example in Brazil, Argentina, and Uruguay). Under the program, an investment structure purchases cattle land in the Paraguay Chaco. Investancia provides high-level Paraguayan government support, references and land title guarantees for the land developments. They also apply small farmer and indigenous population support programs. The cattle…

The Best Real Estate Marketing Tips For Selling a Property in 2016

If you are like most people, selling your property is probably one of the largest financial transactions you will make in your life, so here are some tips for selling a property in 2016 quickly, in particular, if it is located in the South America region. There will be other properties in competition with you, so you will need to pull out all the stops to get your property in front of the most qualified buyers both locally and internationally. The following marketing ideas may be useful to you, helping you…

2016 Electric Power Outlook for Latin America

Energías Renovables en Argentina
BNamericas is a business intelligence companies that focuses Latin America. They have been providing business intelligence for the last 20 years with subscribers from most of the region’s top companies. This is their 2016 Power Outlook for Latin America. Every year they publish a report that is based on surveys that are completed by industry experts for a number of sectors. Participants included C-suite executives, project managers, engineers, researchers and analysts. We find this report to be interesting…

Argentina kicks off its 1GW Renewable Tender Process

On March 30, 2016, the Executive Branch of Argentina issued Decree No. 531/16, which regulates laws 26,190 and 27,191, and initially establishes the Regulatory Framework for the Promotion of Use of Renewable Energy in Electric Power Generation (the “Regulatory Framework”). The Regulatory Framework sets forth the following milestones for the satisfaction of electric power from renewable sources: Percentage of electric power demand to be satisfied from renewable sources Deadline 8% 12/31/2017 12% 12/31/2019…