The national exhibition PHILACUENCA 2019 in the city of Cuenca in Ecuador was taking place from 26th to 30th November. The results are known, but the exhibition will still be open until 4th January. Cuenca is the 3rd city of Ecuador (after Guayaquil and Quito),
The president of the jury is the well known international Thematic Philately judge Luis Fernando Díaz from Costa Rica. He was also invited as commissioner of Costa Rica, together with Rocío Ospína (youth philately) of Colombia.
Of the 26 adult exhibits 10 were shown as 1 frame (3 of them thematic philately) and 16 multiframe (3 of them thematic philately). Also present were 1 youth exhibit, 4 literature and 4 special exhibits.