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Corferias - Centro internacional de Negocios y Exposiciones de Bogotá SA

legal form SA
ISIN C0008PA00038
founding June 8, 1954
Seat Carrera 37 N ° 24-67, Bogotá , ColombiaColombiaColombia 
management Andrés López Valderrama
Branch Service company
Status: 2017

Coordinates: 4 ° 37 ′ 47.1 ″  N , 74 ° 5 ′ 24.6 ″  W Corporación de Ferias y Exposiciones SA ( Spanish abbreviation Corferias ) is an exhibition center in the center of Bogotá and the name of a private exhibition company dedicated to promoting the is dedicated to industrial, social, cultural and economic development in the Andes and Central America and Caribbean regions. Its main shareholder is the Cámara de Comercio de Bogotá , the Bogotá Chamber of Commerce, a body that pursues the interests of the economy and society in general.

Corferias organizes and supports trade fairs, exhibitions, events and conferences in Colombia and the rest of the world. With a covered exhibition area of ​​64,883 square meters, it is one of the largest in Latin America. There are a total of six pavilions with different capacities. A total of 38 trade fairs took place in 2017.


Corferias was founded in 1954 by the Ministerio de Fomento de Colombia and the Asociación Colombiana de Pequeñas y Medianas Industrias (ACOPI); it was initially headed by Jorge Reyes Gutiérrez . In the same year the first fair took place, the Feria de Exposición Internacional , which later became the Feria Internacional de Bogotá . When ACOPI sold shares to the Instituto de Fomento Industrial (IFI) in 1955, Corferias was converted into a public limited company.

A partnership between Koelnmesse and the exhibition company Corferias, concluded in October 2014, aims to organize the Andina-Pack packaging technology trade fair from 2017 onwards, which was previously organized by the exhibition company Pafyc Ltd. was organized. The venue remains the Corferias exhibition center in Bogotá. The Andina pack is after the food fair Alimentec the second common Messeprojekt of Koelnmesse and Corferias.

Individual evidence

  1. Tour virtual 360 ° - Corferias Corferias Bogotá. (Spanish)
  2. a b Trayectoria of the Corferias Bogotá. (Spanish)
  3. ^ Servicios - Organizaciones (Institutos, asociaciones, instituciones). ( Memento of January 23, 2007 in the Internet Archive ) Escuela de arquitectura y diseño de América Latina y el Caribe. (Spanish)
  4. Koelnmesse and Corferias take over Andina Pack . Retrieved March 5, 2017