Trade Mission

Virtual Trade Mission to Chile for Foodservice and Retail

Event Date
Apr 12, 2021 – Apr 15, 2021
Zoom Video Conferencing
Registration Deadline
Feb 05, 2021
Registration Price
See Below

Jumpstart Your Product Export Sales to Chile

USDA’s Office of Agricultural Affairs (OAA) hereinafter referred to as “Post” reports that the United States is Chile’s third largest supplier of agricultural and related products, after Argentina and Brazil.   Top U.S. products exported to Chile are beer, pork, feeds & fodders, wheat, poultry, soybean meal, dairy products, and beef.   Chile is the 2nd largest market for U.S. consumer-oriented products in South America.   This category of products represented 71% of all U.S. agricultural and related exports to Chile in 2019 reaching US$755.4 million, an 18% increase over that of 2018.

Chile is also the 2nd largest market in South America for U.S. processed food product exports, totaling US$525.3 million, up 13% in 2019, and an all-time record high. 

U.S. Food & Agricultural Product Imports to Chile, By the Numbers

  • U.S. Consumer-Oriented Foods - US$755.4 million (2019)
  • U.S. Processed Foods - US$525.3 million (2019)

By the year 2024, Euromonitor projects the retail sales in the packaged food market in Chile is expected to reach US$17.9 billion, a growth rate of nearly 28.5%, or nearly US$4.8 billion.

Meeting Foreign Buyers

Services Provided

  • One-on-one meetings with qualified buyers
  • Pre-event custom product research
  • Virtual market briefing by local USDA, Foreign Agricultural Service
  • Virtual retail store tour
  • Interpreter
  • Translation of up to 2 pages of materials to local language
  • Inclusion in Digital Trade Mission brochure containing your company profile, contact details and product lines
  • Virtual assistance by Food Export's In-Market Representative

Products of Interest

Top U.S. products in demand:

  • Beer and Wine
  • Processed/Prepared Dairy Products
  • Food Preparations
  • Prepared/Preserved Meats
  • Condiments and Sauces
  • Non-Alcoholic Beverages
  • Distilled Spirits And Other Alcoholic Beverages
  • Chocolate and Confectionery

Preparation Assistance

Country Profile

Start your trade mission journey now. We have the market intelligence you need to make informed decisions to determine if this market is right for your products.

Complimentary Webinars

Our educational webinars provide up-to-date exporter intelligence regarding specific markets, logistics, trade financing, documentation, how to meet and follow-up with international buyers, and much more.

Food Export Helpline

Even experienced exporters have questions from time to time. Whether you are new to exporting or a seasoned exporter, you can take advantage of one-to-one support through the Food Export Helpline™.

Export Success

Participants in 2019 Focused Trade Missions Reported:

Distributorships Established
Companies with > 20% Sales Increase
Buyer/Seller Introductions
$4 Million
Projected Sales
$12 Million
Actual Sales
Branded Program

Double Your International Marketing Budget

With the Branded Program, you may be eligible for 50% reimbursement on:

  • Promotions and product demonstrations
  • Advertising
  • Select international travel costs
  • Marketing and point-of-sale materials
  • Foreign market compliant packaging/labeling
  • And much more!