Panama Gateway International Association, Inc. (PGIA) was created in October 2012 as a United States independent, non-profit, non-political association. PGIA is the successor to the United States Panama Business Council, Southeast, Inc. (USPA-SE) which was created in 2008.
PGIA is an international association for business education, marketing and promotion to increase awareness of business opportunities primarily between the United States and Panama that will facilitate and increase global commerce. PGIA “connects” the networks of private enterprises and public institutions, from logistics to finance to Panamanian and United States organizations and government agencies.
For United States exporters and importers making strategic global decisions, PGIA is the educational business conduit in “Connecting the Hemispheres” to link the goals and objectives of the following initiatives:
PGIA through its educational symposiums, forums, workshops and training programs, is strategically position to build marketing awareness of business opportunities in the 5 major initiatives outlined above, will position PGIA as the premier association for “Connecting the Hemisphere.”