There is an association (Association of Young Entrepreneurs Portugal-China), that takes your portuguese brands to international fairs such as Interwine, MIF, Dynamic Macao Business, Guangdong & Macao Branded Products Fair (…).
With the support of Portugal 2020 and the Macau Forum (Permanent Secretariat of the Forum for Economic and Trade Cooperation between China and Portuguese-Speaking Countries), the Association creates strategies to help startups and other Portuguese companies. These companies just have to prepare properly for the missions.
The objectives of the missions are:
Promoting exchanges and cooperation between local businesses and participating companies;
Creation of new business opportunities in the world’s largest trading conglomerate;
Recognition of the market and of major competitors;
Determine possible scenarios for the operation and distribution in the Chinese market.
It should also be mentioned that the Association of Young Entrepreneurs Portugal-China is a non-profitable association created on June 4 in 2012, born of the congregation of efforts of a group of Portuguese entrepreneurs with an interest in strengthening their position in the Chinese market, Which, sharing the same vision and the same constructive spirit, are betting on the approximation, development and investment in the two markets, Portugal and China, using Macao as a platform for linking and strengthening economic and trade cooperation between the two countries.
In the same context, the Association protects the interests of its Portuguese and Chinese associates by helping them to find the best solution for each practical case and to be able to direct their associates to the opportunities that arise every day.
The Association uses the Macao platform for the organization and promotion of events in China, such as China and Macao can count on AYEPC for the same purposes in the European market and in the Portuguese-speaking countries through a partnership with the Investment Promotion Institute In Macao
Macao 2016 International Fair and Forum of Young Entrepreneurs between China and Portuguese Speaking Countries
Macau’s largest annual trade and economic event – the 21st Macao International Fair (MIF) – will take place from 20 to 22 October 2016 at the Venetian Macao-Resort-Hotel.
MIF is the first exhibition in Macao certified by “UFI – The Global Association of the Exhibition Industry” and serves as a regional platform for cooperation with the interior of China, especially the Pearl River Delta Region, as well as with the Portuguese-speaking countries, the European Union and the rest of the world. The purpose of this event is to promote multilateral trade and investment, with the objective to bring together funds, resources, markets and technologies, and to promote adequate diversification of the economy through the presentation of products and investment opportunities, through the realization of forums, conferences, contact exchanges and negotiations between buyers.
Beesweet – More than Honey, Lda will have the opportunity to join the entourage of this business mission in order to strengthen its position in the Eastern Market.
Since the company’s founding, the founders defined the Eastern market as a potential market in the Premium sector for the placement of their products. China is a country that loves honey. Portugal has excellent quality honey, so the possibility of establishing contacts capable of starting the internationalization of the brand is very positive.
Beesweet … More than Honey!