Tag Archive: export

TFR reports on ICC UK’s Annual Trade Finance Conference

TFR recently reported on the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) United Kingdom’s 2016 Trade Finance Conference held in December. The conference covered a range of topics from Brexit, global economic uncertainty, and trade finance shortages, to regulation, compliance and the growth of digitisation. It provided a platform for trade finance figures in the UK and Europe …

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Santander discusses turning Chile’s infrastructure challenges into opportunities for Infrastructure Intelligence

Chile is one of Latin America’s most promising investment destinations, particularly when it comes to infrastructure discusses Mauricio Munguia, Santander’s Latin American Desk Head, as featured in the latest Infrastructure Intelligence magazine. A key area of focus for Chile are public-private partnerships (PPP), a funding model involving the use of private finance to facilitate the …

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ICC United Kingdom discusses the implications of Brexit on the export freight industry in Export and Freight

The latest issue of Export and Freight features an interview with Chris Southworth, Secretary General of ICC United Kingdom – and Fred Osborn, National Chairman of the British International Freight Association (BIFA). The interview discusses the issues impacting the global freight industry, and how business and global government can collaborate to deliver growth. In particular, …

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Santander explores Chile’s retail sector as featured in Retail Week

With steady economic growth, rising incomes and an expanding middle class, Chile presents a range of vibrant and exciting retail investment opportunities. In a recent article for Retail Week, Santander’s Latin America Desk Head, Mauricio Munguia, explores the opportunities the country presents to UK retailers. With many Chileans working their way up the social and …

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Santander discusses Mexico’s mega-market in TXF

The Department for International Trade (DIT) Roadshow – sponsored by Santander –  brought together trade advisors as well as Santander’s Latin American specialist, Mauricio Munguia, as part of a wider strategy to deepen UK participation in Latin America. Munguia, together with Stephen Cartwright, the Head of Department for International Trade (DIT) Mexico and Angus Murray, …

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Tapping into Brazil’s oil wealth: Santander’s Mauricio Munguia & UKTI’s Joanna Crellin talk to specialist publication, OilVoice

Having partnered with Santander, UKTI hosted a series of events throughout the UK hoping to encourage an increase in UK exports to Latin America. During the event, Santander’s Latin America Desk Head, Mauricio Munguia, sat down with the Consul General of Sao Paolo, Joanna Crellin, to discuss the opportunities presented by Brazil’s oil & gas …

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Santander’s Mauricio Munguia explores Chile’s renewable energy opportunities in Renewable Energy World

With 261 renewable energy projects currently in the pipeline, Chile offers renewable energy companies a market teeming with potential. In a recent article for Renewable Energy World, Santander’s Latin America Desk Head, Mauricio Munguia, discusses the opportunities presented by the market, for both private-sector initiatives and export. Indeed, with an ambitious aim to generate 70% …

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Smoothing UK-Argentina trade flows: Santander’s Mauricio Munguia & UKTI’s Tim Hanson talk to GB&FR

During a recent UKTI roadshow – aimed at encouraging an increase in exports to Latin America – Santander’s Latin America Desk Head, Mauricio Munguia, spoke to UKTI Country Officer for Argentina, Tim Hanson, about prospects in Argentina – as reported in Global Banking & Finance Review. More specifically, the discussion touched upon the new government, …

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Santander’s Mauricio Munguia discusses infrastructure opportunities in Infrastructure Investor

With 10 infrastructure initiatives in the pipeline for 2016-2018 – pegged at around US$4.1 billion of potential investment over the next year – Chile offers an abundance of public-private partnership (PPP) opportunities for companies across the world. Writing for Infrastructure Investor, Santander’s Latin America Desk Head, Mauricio Munguia, explores the private sector opportunities available to …

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ICC’s Henri d’Ambrieres explains how to mitigate risk in volatile regions for The Asset

Avoiding the risk of defaults by counterparties in volatile regions is vital. Henri d’Ambrieres, senior technical adviser at the ICC Banking commission, describes for The Asset how companies across Asia can take steps to do so. The ICC banking commission’s latest Trade Register Report shows few defaults globally in trade and export, giving it a …

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