Identifies common practices to be aware of when selling in this market, e.g., whether all sales material need to be in the local language.

Most major importers and wholesalers employ local commission agents who sell and deliver the product to the retailer.  Personal contact with the clientele is always recommended. As an English speaking country, it is recommended that advertising materials be in English.  Additionally, all goods for sale in Belize must meet the requirements set by the Belize Bureau of Standards (BBS).  For detailed information visit

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