Exporting to Colombia

A guide for British businesses who are interested in developing their overseas trade and doing business in Colombia.



A detailed guide on doing business in and with Colombia. The guide contains information on:

  • challenges of doing business in Colombia
  • growth potential of the market
  • trade between the UK and Colombia
  • opportunities in Colombia
  • start-up and market entry considerations
  • legal considerations
  • tax and customs considerations
  • entry requirements
  • who to contact for more help

More information


Learn about changes for UK exporters to Colombia if the UK leaves the EU without a deal.

Managing risk

Find out how UK companies can control risks when doing business in Colombia.

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Published 7 May 2014
Last updated 18 August 2015 + show all updates
  1. Updated for 2015
  2. Updated content for 2015
  3. New HTML guide uploaded.
  4. First published.