Exporters will benefit thanks to new measures

In recent days, the government decreed the exemption of the income tax payment of 2015, as well as the automatic refund of taxes (drawback) for the export sector. Flowers and tuna have been affected in the past year due to the competitiveness of other markets and the appreciation...

Decree for exporters´ taxes was made official

Through the executive decree 607, this March 12 the ‘drawback’ mechanism was made official for exporters of products affected by the appreciation of the dollar. It is a simplified procedure for conditional tax refund to foreign trade; i.e., tariffs and tax burdens for...

Government will return taxes to exporters

This February 9 the Minister of Industries, Ramiro González, announced that by a presidential decree the ‘drawback’ mechanism will beformalized, the tax refunds to foreign trade, ie, tariffs and tax burdens for exporters. According to President Rafael Correa in his...

Macro business conference Ecuador 2014 hopes to raise $200 million dollars

This Wednesday and Thursday will be held the Macro business conference Ecuador 2014, from 09:00 to 17:00. The event will have the participation of 157 entrepreneurs from Latin America, Europe , the United States. and non-traditional markets such as Singapore and United Arab...

Negotiations with the European Union were resumed today

Fundamental issues as, strategic sectors, public procurement, geographic indicators and market access, will be treated in the meeting with the European Union today. The conversations were resumed after five years of suspension. The measures that have generated problems for the...
Ecuadorian standards concerned Spanish and Mexican exporters

Ecuadorian standards concerned Spanish and Mexican exporters

Due to the new quality standards issued in November of 2013 by the Minister of industries Ramiro Gonzalez, Spanish and Mexican exporters have extended communications to their authorities, Union leaders and Ecuadorian officials, about the difficulties to get products into the...

Chilean exporters stopped deliveries to Ecuador

The load that regularly exported to Ecuador’s the association of exporters, Asexma Chile, has been slow due to new regulations established by Ecuadorian Standards Institute (INEN). For this, it requested that the Chilean government to convene the Bipartisan Commission...