Area Export Alliance heads to Chile
Pinellas County Commissioner Karen Seel is on a trip to Chile along with other members of the Area Export Alliance.
Seel, Hillsborough County Commissioner Les Miller, St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kriseman and Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn are traveling Dec. 1-5, leading a delegation of about 40 Tampa Bay business leaders with the goal of developing commercial relationships and increasing exports to Chile.
The group is spending three full days in Santiago to promote international business opportunities between Chile and the Tampa Bay region. The agenda will include a Gold Key program, customized one-on-one meetings arranged by the U.S. Commercial Service, site visits, informational briefings, and networking events with a variety of Chilean business organizations.