Bogota is the city that receives most greenfield investment in Creative Industries throughout Latin America and the Caribbean. This is shown in the study conducted by fDi Markets which emphasizes that since 2005, the capital has received USD 488 million - more than Sao Paulo, Buenos Aires, Mexico City or Rio de Janeiro.
US music industry solutions company ONErpm is to begin operations in Colombia this week, its fourth largest market in the world after the United States, Brazil and Mexico.
The United States and Spain have led foreign direct investments in the Colombian capital for the last 10 years, reported the promotion agency Invest in Bogota, with an amount of USD 14,134 million received during this period.
Invest In Bogota lent its support to 40 investment projects that arrived in Bogota in 2015, 7 of which were implemented by existing companies seeking to expand their operations in the city and associated with the agency’s retention and reinvestment strategy.
TOTVS recently announced the establishment of a new office in Bogota, Colombia, with the support of ProColombia and Invest in Bogota, to accelerate the business process and boost its operations in the Andean region of Colombia, Peru and Ecuador.
Bogota is implementing a night-time loading and unloading logistics pilot to reduce the cost of the urban distribution of goods and its impact on the citiy's mobility. The logistics pilot will be able to migrate goods receipt and delivery operations between 10:00 pm and 6:00 am.
The Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism, through the Productive Transformation Program (PTP, for the Spanish original); ProColombia; the Bogota Chamber of Commerce through the IT and Software and Creative Industries and Content clusters; and Invest in Bogota organized a job fair for the outsourcing sectors of business processes, shared service centers, software and information technology, creative industries and health, nature and well-being tourism.