The long weekend is lived with great expectations from the tourist, commercial and gastronomic sectors. The Chamber of Commerce of Eldorado and Puerto Rico expressed that so far the sales numbers are positive.
José Agüero, head of the Eldorado Chamber of Commerce, indicated that the weekend long in missions began with great tourist and commercial movement in the working capital.
The president of the Eldorado Chamber of Commerce mentioned that “on Saturday he accompanied so that the movement also takes place in an excellent way.” In addition, he maintained that merchants were looking forward to this season, they have all the expectations for sales, the flow of tourists and consumers.
Agüero pointed out “we have the program Now Dad, which was widely used yesterday and today”. Also, he affirmed that the “Now Missions” programs are a help for the buyers, who he considered accompany this type of event, in this case to entertain the parents.
Finally, Agüero commented that he did not know the exact number of merchants attached to the program now dad, but assured that sales are high so far this long weekend.
“We have a long weekend, with a lot of tourists and we are close to Iguazú, so there is a rebound effect, we see this as an opportunity,” closed the head of the Chamber of Commerce.
Secondly, Luis Steffen, head of the Puerto Rico Chamber of Commerce, stated: «our city does not have a great tourist attraction for the winter season, but it does for the summer. Because of what we see tourists passing by.”
He noted that sales developed normally these days. In addition, he commented that the Chamber is raffling a bonus as a motivation for businesses in the area to join the “Now” programs and continue improving the activity to attract consumers.
“We always aim that the benefits are planned for the citizen of our area,” said Steffen. In addition, he commented that the commercial activity this month was and continues to be positive, “we are very satisfied with the amount of sales”, she said.
With respect to the gastronomic sector, Steffen indicated that it is the item that has the most circulation of visitors. “The gastronomic sector is working very well, we have very important restaurants here, also on the route, for which the tourist chooses them and passes through these sides,” he stressed.
Finally, the “now” programs are benefits from the Misiones government to encourage consumption and local competitiveness in the province.