Juan Francisco Martínez García

Director General of Commerce Policies for the State Secretariat for Commerce of the Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Tourism. Spain

Among other responsibilities, he participates and represents Spanish interests in the development of foreign and domestic commerce policies. He is the Spanish member of the Trade Policy Committee of the European Union (TPC) and a member of the Trade Commission of the Spanish Chamber of Commerce. He has previously been Head of the Economic and Commercial Office and Coordinator of the Trade Area in the Permanent Representation of Spain for the EU, and also served as Economic and Commercial Counsellor in the Spanish Commercial Office in Washington and Helsinki.


Panel: A strategic vision for the collective development of trading rules that interpret the thinking of local governments and the needs of their production fabrics.

Commerce Policies, regional commerce agreements (RTA) and their role in the economic growth of regions and cities.