THE CONSULATE GENERAL OF PANAMA, THE KOBE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND PROPANAMA CO-HOST A BUSSINESS MEETING ABOUT PANAMA WITH THE BUSSINESS COMMUNITY OF KOBE.

27/11/2023. Last week a lunch meeting was held between the Panamanian investment agency called “Pro Panama” and the Kobe Chamber of Commerce and Industries (KCCI).

The General Administrator of PROPANAMA, H.E. Carmen Gisela Vergara participated virtually and explained the economic features and advantages of our country which had made it a suitable place for many regional facilities of some of the major Japanese multinational companies.

At the end of the meeting, Mrs. Kimiko Itoh, delivered some closing remarks on behalf of KCCI highlighting the importance of the meeting and hoping to increase the relationship between Kobe and the Republic of Panama.

Furthermore, the Consul General, Mr. Victor Almengor expressed his appreciation to KCCI, its members and its staff for also serving as co-hosts of this first meeting that served to introduce Panama to the commercial and industrial community of the City of Kobe.

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On behalf of our country, we are pleased to Welcome you to the Website of The Consulate of Panama, in Kobe Japan.

It is an honor to serve as Consul General of this office which has its consular jurisdiction over the Fukui, Kinki, Chugoku, Shikoku and Kyushu regions.

We are located in the second metropolitan region of Japan and in one of the largest shipping centers of the world. Furthermore, we supervise and work together as a team with the office of the Panama Maritime Authority located in the city of Imabari, which is a sister city of Panama city.

Our office essentially provides Maritime and Consular Services along with the promotion of the Panamanian culture and the enhancement of the trade and academic relationships between Panama and the people, companies and institutions of western Japan.

This site aims to provide general information about our country, the Panama Merchant Marine along with other consular and cultural services that our office provides within western Japan, giving you a better understanding of the role and functions of our Office.