From October 20 to 22, 2022, the XXVI edition of the Caribbean Tourist Exchange will be held, an event for the dissemination, promotion and commercialization of tourist offers and products for the area’s markets, which offers a great opportunity to strengthen and promote commercial exchange between the public and private sectors of tourism.
The BTC becomes the ideal portal to do business presenting the different offers and services of the sector. The Convention Center of the Hotel Dominican Fiesta will open its doors for this meeting to which the authorities of the sector, headed by the Ministry of Tourism, always support this important event.
In the search for solutions and useful tools for the national and regional market, this year MITUR supports the “Tourism in every corner” campaign, which favors the participation of tourism clusters in the provinces, with their attributes and products, projecting and valuing the attractions and natural, historical and cultural offers of our country, thus strengthening the national identity.
This time, more than four airlines will participate -including Arajet, Air Century, Sky High, as well as Copa Airlines-, which will expand connectivity with the countries of Central America and Mexico, as well as with the Caribbean islands.
Similarly, more than 200 travel agencies and tour operators from the local market will participate in the business conference (networking), together with operators and travel agencies, which will be meeting hoteliers, carriers and companies in the sector. tourist.
In addition, several countries in the area will be participating, including the delegation of El Salvador, led by the Tourism Corporation of El Salvador (Corsatur); as well as several hotel companies, travel agencies and tour operators from Colombia and its Salt Cathedral of Zipaquirá. Also, travel agencies and tour operators from Guatemala, Mexico, Ecuador, Argentina and Peru will be participating.
Among the activities to be developed are the business conference, presentations of the tourist product of various countries; gastronomic competition “Comida de calle”, (Street Food Competition), organized by Buen Vivir.
The Women’s Mipymes/ Promipyme Pavilion; Leading Congress; Lunch – conference Women Entrepreneurs (FEM); Conference “Financial Education”; organized by Conexión, La voz de la Mujer; Professional Technical Institute (Infotep) with a specialized conference; Wedding Seminar in beach hotels, organized by D’ Rumba Tours.
Likewise, the conference on “Accessible Tourism” will be given, organized by Dominican Access; and like every year, fulfilling its social commitment, the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation will have the Pro-fundraising activity “Without limitations”.
Several people with a great career in the tourism sector will be recognized. The attending public will be able to appreciate and buy in the exhibitions of works of art of the CODAP; the Artisan Exhibition organized by Fodearte and the fashion shows of Chabacanas, urban and beach clothing by important Dominican designers. With this, our country brand is promoted.
Following the guidelines and strategic policies designed by the Ministry of Tourism, we emphasize the development and promotion of national tourism, as well as capturing non-traditional tourism markets and segments, with this business platform for sellers and buyers. .