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Detailed Event Information For Buyer Mission to New York Now 2014 Detailed Event Information For Buyer Mission to New York Now 2014
Buyer Mission to New York Now 2014 -- General Consumer Goods, Giftware, Household Consumer Goods, Textile Products - Made-Up
Location/Date: Tokyo, Japan 08/15/2014 - 08/20/2014
Event Summary:
This is a buyer mission to one of the leading gift shows in the United States, New York now 2014 - the Market for Home+Lifestyle-, held in central NYC on August 16-20, 2014. This trade show is a semi-annual show featuring over 3,000 exhibitors and attracts over 35,000 buyers throughout the nation and from more than 80 nations. This is the fourth CS Japan-initiated buyer mission to their summer show in August 2014. This mission is co-organized by the Manufactured Import and Investment Promotion Organization(MIPRO), which is an affiliate organization of a Japanese Government agency. We believe this will provide a great opportunity for Japanese buyers to find suppliers of fine U.S. gift products, which will lead to export successes of mainly SME.

Contacts:
Yoshiko Okamoto, Tokyo
Commercial Assistant
Phone: 81-3-3224-5319
Yoshiko.Okamoto@trade.gov
Kiyotaka Hishida, MIPRO

Phone: 81-3-3988-2791
hishida@mipro.or.jp
Kevin Chambers, Stockholm
Commercial Officer
Phone: 0046 8 783 5348
Kevin.Chambers@trade.gov
Chris Yoshiyuki Ono, Tokyo
Senior Commercial Specialist
Phone: 81-3-3224-5074
chris.ono@trade.gov