Spain, among other countries looking to invest in Ecuador

On 25 and 26 October, Quito will host the 2016 Ecuador Investment Summit. The event expects to have 300 different businesses from 26 countries in attendance, and represents the opportunity to raise US$40 million in investments for Ecuador (Notimerica). Notably, the Spanish business group, Confederación Española de Organizaciones Empresariales (CEOE) plans to attend. In 2015, the group reportedly invested over US$71 million in the Spanish infrastructure, energy, tourism, and engineering sectors (Universo).