Colombia is becoming the fastest growing Oil and Gas market in Latin America. In October 2011, The United States ratified the Free Trade Agreement with Colombia, which became effective May 15th 2012. As a consequence, the interest of US companies in Colombia is dramatically increasing. US companies are looking for efficient ways to entering and participating in the Colombia market.

The purpose of the Colombia-Texas chamber of Commerce is to provide the necessary tools for the U.S. companies to:

Understand Colombia's business culture and dynamics
  • Increase revenues
  • Faster market entry
  • Decrease costs
  • Improve operational efficiency
  • Increase market share
  • Decrease employee turnover
  • Improve customer retetion levels
  • Identify reliable business partners

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Check out the book "No Dar Papaya". A photographic exploration of Colombia celebrating the beauty, diversity, and distinctive character of the country.

​2015 CTCC First Golf Tournament

Join us for our  first Golf Tournament.
​For registration and sponsorship opportunities, click HERE!

Join us for breakfast at Mi Pueblito Restaurant & Meet Colombian Swimmer - Isabella Arcila 

Help raise funds and achieve Isabella's goal to compete at Rio 2016!


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22 de octubre, 2015 / 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

CTCC is pleased to announce TWO oustanding new services

​​Recruitment Process & Job Posting Services
The Colombia Texas Chamber of Commerce and LHR Americas are delighted to introduce a new recruiting service. This service has been designed to energize the growth and development of enterprises in such way that american companies could have the best toolkit to incorporate the finest human resources in their teams.
​Premium Services for CTCC Members
When you joined our Chamber, you had the option to join through the red door or upgrade to a Premium Membership Plan. As a premium member, all of the setup and support services are always included.

Introducing Colombian Governmental Tenders - Free service for CTCC members

The Colombian Texas Chamber of Commerce is proud to offer its members a totally new service to access the most current governmental tenders for the oil & gas, infrastructure and technology industry.  No other chamber of commerce offers this service in the US. Members can check the chamber´s website and use a password to access  the most updated information regarding governmental bids in Colombia.
The website is updated on a daily bases with the most important biddings at a national, departmental and municipal level in Colombia, including Ecopetrol and the Colombian Hydrocarbon Agency.
Do not miss the opportunity to take advantage of the Free Trade Agreement between USA and Colombia. Please note that American companies get national treatment in most of the governmental biddings in Colombia and foreign companies without local presence do not need to be registered before any Colombian entity.
If you are interested in a current or future bidding that is not included in the website, please contact our staff at the Chamber of Commerce or Pinilla Plazas & Associates, our sponsoring member, to check on the government tender of your interest. 

CTCC members please click HERE to access current governmental tenders in Colombia. Note: this is a password protected page  
The Greater Houston Partnership, the City of Houston,  U.S.-Panama Business Council and The Colombia -Texas Chamber of Commerce put together a business delegation, led by Mayor Annise D. Parker, in a Trade and Investment Mission to Panama and Colombia, from November 16-22, 2014.

The objective was to promote the city of Houston as a gateway to the Americas and strengthen relationships between Houston and the two countries. The mission is being developed in collaboration with the U.S.-Panama Business Council, Colombia-Texas Chamber of Commerce and Proexport Colombia.
For more news, click HERE