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Osvaldo Formento, General Manager of Farmacéutica Paraguay (FAPASA)

Global competitiveness in pharmaceuticals

Farmacéutica Paraguaya (FAPASA) has over 40 years’ experience in the development, production and marketing of pharmaceuticals in Paraguay and is a leading exporter.
Oscar Harrison, President — Quimfa S.A

The prescription for growth: investing for export

Quimfa, part of a group controlling 70% of the pharmaceutical distribution market in Paraguay, started manufacturing in 2014. Its plant is now one of the most important in South America.
Itaipu dam on river Parana Paraguay

Towards an industrialised economy

A series of incentives designed to encourage companies to move their production to Paraguay is having the desired effect on foreign and domestic investors, in turn boosting the country’s economy.
Soybean field

Agribusiness a step closer to international competitiveness

Exports of products from soya beans to meat have traditionally underpinned Paraguay’s economy. The government wants to keep momentum going, and is also encouraging investment in newer products for the country like rice and various seed oils, only too aware that agribusiness also presents great benefits for national social inclusion.
Brown cows in a field in Paraguay

A meat industry with the stamp of quality

Already the sixth-largest beef exporter in the world and renowned for the quality of its meat products, Paraguay is promoting new initiatives and investing in technology to bring further growth to the sector.