Services Guide

 

Legal Consultation

  • Interpretation and application of regulatory laws and norms related to international trade and investments.

  • Use of benefits of the General System of Preferences (GSP) as well as Partial Scope Agreements of Economic Complementation.

  • Norms of origin

  • Seals of National Warranty of Origin.

  • Registration activity:

    • National Registration of Branches and Agents of Foreign Mercantile Societies

    • Registry of Importers and Exporters of the Republic of Cuba

    • National Registry of Travel Agencies (national and international)

  • Cuban Court of International Trade Arbitration.

 

Promoción

  • Promotional activities of the Portfolio of foreign investment opportunities, as provided in Article 9.1 of Decree no. 325, Regulation of the Law on Foreign Investment

    International Relations

    • Organizes visits of Cuban companies to countries abroad

    • Contact with foreign business missions and organization of business rounds with Cuban companies

    • Organizes bilateral business committees with other countries.

  • Fairs and Expositions

  • Organizes participation of companies in fairs and expositions in Cuba and abroad.

  • Technical services (stand designs, setting up and graphic design)

  • Rental of canopies and furniture for fairs and other events

  • Information and Publications

    o Publishes Cuban Foreign Trade magazine with more than 1 500 bilingual issues quarterly and national and international circulation in which companies can insert announcements and reports, information on products and services as well as access to current legal, economic and trade information.

 

Training

  • Annual cycle of seminars and conferences for associate companies on the most varied subjects related to business.

  • Cooperation agreements with Consulting, Studies and Research Centers and other institutions to facilitate training activities in specialized subjects to our associated enterprises.

  • Cycles of diploma courses and post graduate studies. We have 10 positions for associates in courses of the Institute of Foreign Trade and Investment in the following subjects:

    • Foreign trade and investment

    • Business direction

    • Marketing

    • Economic and financial

    • Legal aspects

 

Information

  • Trade Point Havana:

    • Foreign Markets

    • Fairs and Expositions abroad

    • Verification of foreign companies

  • -Documentation Center

  • Bureau of Commercial Information

 

 

Technical and Administrative Services

  • One-Stop Shop for Cuban companies:

    • Issue of Certificates:

      • Certificates of Origin

      • SGP Certificates

      • Certificates of Partial Scope

      • Certificates of Accreditation of Force Majeure Circumstances

    • Seals of National Warranty of Origin

    • Other required legislations in force in mercantile practice.

  • One-Stop Shop for branches and agents of foreign mercantile societies:

  • Registration procedures

  • Custom’s procedures

  • Tariff procedures

  • Labor procedures

  • Other certifications required

  • GS1 Cuba Bureau

  • Individual consultancy, seminars, conferences and publications

  • Publications on the correct implementation of the bar codes

  • Registration of GS1Cuba member companies.

  • Assignation of bar codes for products.

  • Web page

  • Chamber Directory

  • Section of Associated Companies

  • Fairs and Expositions

  • Trade Missions

  • Chamber Plan

  • Memoirs

  • News

  • Valuable data base on:

    • Associate members.

    • Branches and agents of mercantile societies registered in Cuba

    • Import and Export Companies in Cuba

    • Publications edited by the Chamber of Commerce

    • Cuban legislation