South America

News aus der Elektroindustrie

At their general meeting the Fegime members voted to accept the application for membership of the Redelec Argentina group to the Fegime from 1.1.2019.

At their general meeting the Fegime members voted to accept the application for membership of the Redelec Argentina group to the Fegime from 1.1.2019.

Redelec, is a marketing group in the electrical industry and was founded in 2001 in Buenos Aires/Argentina. Redelec has at the moment 15 independent Argentinean electrical wholesalers with a total of 30 branches and approximately 1,000 employees.

But they want to expand in the future not only nationally, but also on the entire South American continent. Therefore, the name of the new organization will be Fegime Latam (stands for Latin America). The list already includes contacts with independent wholesalers in Uruguay, Bolivia and Peru.
 

Read more

Walter Mennekes has accompanied the German Foreign Minister as a member of an economic delegation on his trip.........

Walter Mennekes has accompanied the German Foreign Minister as a member of an economic delegation on his trip.........

to Brazil, Peru and Columbia in order to exchange views with local representatives on trends in the world markets and sound out further opportunities for cooperation.

The states of South America are above all economically important partners of Germany, and relationships with them have developed pleasingly well.

Walter Mennekes was pleased with the Foreign Minister’s invitation: “The trip was short, it is true, but very intensive and effective. My conclusion is that when politicians talk to each other it is good for the economy. The flourishing business with our partner in Peru, for instance, is an important and stable pillar of our company.”
 

Read more