About INVEST in LAC
INVEST in LAC is a free service from the IDB, a comprehensive online database of key statistics and indicators covering all Central American, Caribbean and South American countries. We also provide access to key indicators, sectors, states, world rankings, reasons to invest, success stories and direct contact with each national investment agency.
ConnectAmericas is the first social network for businesses in the Americas, dedicated to promoting foreign trade and international investment. It seeks to help SMEs strengthen their businesses, by providing them with access to communities of clients, suppliers and investors in the region and all over the world, segmented by industry. It also provides useful and simple information about procedures and regulations for international commerce, and about the financing opportunities available in IDB member countries.
ConnectAmericas was created by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) with the support of Google, DHL, Visa and Alibaba.
If you have questions, comments or suggestions, you can contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About the Inter-American Development Bank
At the IDB, we support efforts by Latin American and Caribbean countries to reduce poverty and inequality. We aim to bring about development in a sustainable, climate-friendly way.
Established in 1959, we are the leading source of development financing for Latin America and the Caribbean, with a strong commitment to achieve measurable results, increased integrity, transparency and accountability. We have an evolving reform agenda that seeks to increase our development impact in the region.
While we are a regular bank in many ways, we are also unique in some key respects. Besides loans, we also provide grants, technical assistance and do research. Our shareholders are 48 member countries, including 26 Latin American and Caribbean borrowing members, who have a majority ownership of the IDB.
More information available at www.iadb.org.