Franchise Opportunities in Ecuador

Popular franchise directions in Ecuador

List of franchises for sale available in Ecuador

Motorsport franchise
Motorsport - Franchise of racing club Investment from $97,200
Tenacious Techies franchise
Tenacious Techies - full service digital marketing agency franchise Investment from $2,000
PunctureSafe franchise
PunctureSafe - total tyre protection franchise Investment from $1,875
Mikel Coffee Company franchise
Mikel Coffee Company - Cafe Franchise Investment on demand
Verbatoria franchise
Verbatoria - Talents-By-Brainwaves Edutech Service For Children Franchise Investment from $4,990
9ROUND franchise
9ROUND - kickbox fitness centers franchise Investment on demand
Bye Bye Nitz franchise
Bye Bye Nitz - lice treatment center franchise Investment on demand
Krispy Kreme franchise
Krispy Kreme - doughnuts and coffee store franchise Investment from $275,000
Orangetheory Fitness franchise
Orangetheory Fitness - fitness centre franchise Investment from $488,405
ComForCare Home Care franchise
ComForCare Home Care - Senior Care Franchise Investment from $81,300
PANTIKA franchise
PANTIKA - Beauty and Health Laboratory Franchise Investment from $1,062
Coffee Nefer franchise
Coffee Nefer - Coffee House Franchise Investment from $12,200
Marriott International franchise
Marriott International - hotel franchise Investment from $74,082,490
COLIZEUM franchise
COLIZEUM - Cyber Sport Arenas Franchise Investment from $58,900
Veronica's franchise
Veronica's - Agency Franchise Investment from $45,000
GREEN BAR franchise
GREEN BAR - Autonomous City Farms Franchise Investment from $8,168
Baby Brain franchise
Baby Brain - Center for Additional Education Franchise Investment from $11,000
EcoMotive Hygiene franchise
EcoMotive Hygiene - Automotive Products Franchise Investment from $15,000
Cutmann Kids franchise
Cutmann Kids - the First Children's Barbershop Franchise Investment from $17,000
HEALTHY-5 franchise
HEALTHY-5 - Australian Super Manuka Honey Franchise Investment from $80,000
Tendata franchise
Tendata - Global Trade Data Supplier Franchise Investment from $3,000
LANZHOU franchise
LANZHOU - Fast Food Restaurant Franchise Investment from $100,000
Noah franchise
Noah - Cosmetics Retail Franchise Investment from $8,000
Naedine franchise
Naedine - Medical Clinic Franchise Investment from $432,170

Attractiveness of Ecuador for the development of franchise business

The Republic of Ecuador, situated in Western South America has a total population of 17 million people, including 65.0 % living in urban areas. The largest cities of the country are its capital, Quito (2.74 mln) and Guayaquil (2.69 mln). Ecuador's economy depends on exports of agricultural products such as coffee and cocoa, plus petroleum.

Like any country with a developing economy, Ecuador faces some economic issues, however, it is open for foreign investments and provides ideal opportunities for new businesses, including franchising. For the last decade, it has become quite popular among Ecuadorians. This growth has been very obvious within such franchise sectors as specialized services, fashion, clothing, and fast food and restaurants. Sales in the retailing are much larger than in the food and services sectors. Both home-based and foreign franchise businesses are of interest for Ecuadorian entrepreneurs. Local business people prefer single franchises with a capital investment of less than $10,000.

Speaking about Ecuadorian franchise market share, 55% of them belong to the United States, 25% to Ecuador, 10% to Colombia and 6% to Peru.
The most promising franchise sectors are entertainment and leisure, coffee, health services, education, restoration and repair services and veterinary care centers.

A new franchise owner should take into consideration a heavy taxation system in Ecuador. Among the main benefits of running a business in the country is vast and cheap labor force.

There are high investment business opportunities, as well as cheap franchises in Ecuador presented for review, the choice is yours.

Indicators of Ecuadorian Business Market

  • Capital: Quito

  • Currency: United States dollar (USD, ‎$)

  • Education Index (2015): 0,665

  • Official languages: Spanish

  • Per capita GDP (PPP): $11,788

  • Quality-of-life index (0-10): 5,7

  • Population: 16,39 mln

  • Total GDP (PPP): $194,845 billion

  • Ease of Doing Business Ranking, Rank: 123

  • Gini: 45,4

  • Human Development Index (HDI): 0,752