Chile Week USA 2016 made it's first trade mission to Miami. The week included various exhibits and seminars in Chile's vast premium industries including fruits, seafood, wines, mining, forestry, tourism, and other trades and investments.
We attended the "Cena de Sabores" (Taste of Chile Dinner), which included many of Chile's salmon, sea bass, and of course delectable wines. The evening began with a proclamation from City of Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado and hosted by Chilean Ambassador to the US, Juan Gabriel Valdes. The night concluded with honoring one of Chile's most famous faces, Don Francisco aka Mario Kruetzberger receiving award from the Ambassador.
Other guest included: Port of Miami Director Juan M. Kuryla, Journalist/Writer Andres Oppenheimer, Eduardo Salinas, Consul General from Chile, Lior Haiat, Consul General from Israel, Gandy Thomas, Consul General from Haiti, Gerardo Simon, Consul General from Honduras, Cesar Bustamante, Consul General from Peru, Gloria Marina Bellelli, Consul General from Italy, Candido Creis, Consul General from Spain, Marcelo Giusto, Consul General from Argentina and Ken Okaniwa, Consul General from Japan.
The trade mission continued on to New York City and Philadelphia. SEE OUR PHOTO GALLERY