BEAUTYISTANBUL’S 3rd and 4th Regional Online Meetings focusing Central America and The Caribbean regions were great success with 349 buyers in attendance, following the 1st Online Regional Meeting: Central Asia in September with 90 buyers and 2nd: East Africa in November with 256 buyers

BEAUTYISTANBUL Central America and Caribbean Online Meetings were respectively held on December 2nd and 3rd. Central America meeting hosted 161 buyers from 7 countries and Caribbean meeting hosted 188 buyers, distributors, importers, retailers and wholesalers from 21 countries along with 70 manufacturers and suppliers from Turkey, Italy, Israel, Colombia and USA

The 1st session started with welcome remarks of H.E. Erkan Aytun, Ambassador of Republic of Turkey in Guatemala City, H.E. Fatma Pihava Ünlü, Ambassador of Republic of Turkey in San Jose-Costa Rica, Mr. Federico Bernardo Villacorta Noval, Deputy Head of Mission, Guatemala Embassy in Turkey, Mrs. Gabriela Rios, International Relations Director of CACIF Guatemala, Mr. Cesar Trejos, Foreign Trade Director of CRECEX Costa Rica, Mrs. Carmen Electra Contreras, Foreign Trade Director of Guatemala Chamber of Commerce followed by the introduction speeches of important buyers from the region.

Important attendees of Central America meeting included Top Brands Internacional S.A. from Panama, Distribuidora Del Caribe from Guatemala, COAMESA from Costa Rica, Better Me Belize from Belize, Elite Brands from El Salvador, Diprobell from Honduras, Variedades Ivette from Nicaragua

The Caribben Meeting opened with welcoming remarks of H.E. Bengü Yigitgüden, Ambassador of Republic of Turkey in Port of Spain-Trinidad and Tobago, H.E. Yesim Kebapcioglu Ambassador of Republic of Turkey in Santo Domingo-Dominican Republic, Mrs. Alev Düzgün, Commercial Counsellor of Republic of Turkey in Havana-Cuba and Mr. Ali Atilla, Commercial Counsellor of Republic of Turkey in Caracas-Venezuela, Ms. Ginia Valenzuela, President of Dominican-Turkish Chamber Chamber of Commerce, Mr. Hugues Josue, Vice President of Haitian-Turkish Chamber of Commerce,

The meeting continued with the speeches of important buyers from the region and BEAUTYISTANBUL suppliers. Important participating buyers included KAD Distribution from Haiti, Popular Agencies from Curaçao, Lindo Mart from Dominica, Massy Distribution from Jamaica, Dollarwise Caribbeaan from Barbados, Lowe’s Wholesale from Bahamas, SARL Socodis from Guadeloupe, Cosmedis from Martinique, Puerto Rico Supplies Group from Puerto Rico, Super Pharm Limited from Trinidad and Tobago, Kalico Trading from Grenada, Sugar Town Organics from St. Kitts and Nevis, First Choice Beauty from St. Vincent and The Grenadines, Duty Free Shoppers from St. Lucia, Alabama Trade from Guyana, Cirkel Group from Suriname, Fragrance Expressions from Antigua and Barbuda and Romar Trading from Aruba..

BEAUTYISTANBUL’s experienced team of 25 people fluent in 10 languages and local contacts in East Africa showed their difference from other B2B organizers once more by bringing together some of the biggest companies in the region to attend the online meetings. Despite the global pandemic postponing exhibitions and limiting face to face interaction, BEAUTYISTANBUL aims to provide additional value-added services to businesses worldwide. With already over 12,500 registered buyers from 175 countries and over 5,000 products uploaded since January 1st, 2019, BEAUTYISTANBUL’s O2O Online Platform is a clear leader in the hybrid exhibition sector. In addition to the O2O Online Platform, value-added services such as personalized Target Client ProgramOnline Regional Buyer Meetings and Virtual Fair will be available all year long. Once 14-15-16 October 2021 comes, the physical exhibition with the coveted VIP Hosted Buyer Program will once again be the center of global B2B discussions.


Make sure to follow the future editions of the series of worldwide regional meetings and all other activities held by the BEAUTYISTANBUL exhibition. The 5th and 6th Online Regional Buyer Meetings will host buyers and distributors from Sub-Saharan Africa and West Africa. If you too want to achieve year-long success, become an exhibitor at BEAUTYISTANBUL now and benefit from all value-added services