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Welcome to our international Manufacturing page. It provides the most recent market research, trade leads and event information. Our worldwide team of Manufacturing Specialists is prepared to assist in increasing your export sales. With team members in key manufacturing regions of the U.S. and in foreign markets, trade specialists and industry experts are standing ready to aid your firm.

With the depreciation of the U.S. dollar against the Euro, many small and medium-sized manufacturers are beginning to explore opportunities to increase market share outside of the U.S.

What is new in the Manufacturing Industry?

The Manufacturing industry has been a cornerstone of the U.S. economy for decades, and has provided well paying jobs for a variety of skill levels. The industry’s position is now challenged by global competition, changes in technology, and worldwide economic conditions. To maintain this important sector of the U.S. economy, we strive to provide assistance to increase the industry’s competitiveness.

Market Research

Trade Events

  • NPE 2012 – The International Plastics Showcase, Orlando, FL April 2-5, 2012. Showtime and Executive Matchmaking services available. For details: http://export.gov/main/industry/manufacturing/eg_main_044491.asp
  • International Woodworking Show 2012 – August 22-25th, 2012, World Trade Center Atlanta, Georgia. Showtime services available. For details please click here.

Past Webinars

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Below are links to view trade data snapshots for selected NAICS codes. Additional trade data is available through the TradeStats Express Database.


Detailed Event Information For WEFTEC 2013 Water Environmental Federation Technical Exhibition and Conference Detailed Event Information For WEFTEC 2013 Water Environmental Federation Technical Exhibition and Conference
WEFTEC 2013 Water Environmental Federation Technical Exhibition and Conference -- Environmental Technologies, Pollution Control Eq., Pumps/Valves/Compressors, Water Resources Eq./Services
Location/Date: Chicago, IL, United States 10/05/2013 - 10/09/2013
Event Summary:
The Water Environmental Federation Technical Exhibition and Conference (WEFTEC) is the largest conference of its kind in North America and offers water quality professionals from around the world with the best water quality education and training. Also recognized as the largest annual water quality exhibition, the expansive show floor provides unparalleled access to the most cutting-edge technologies in the field; serves as a forum for domestic and international business opportunities; and promotes invaluable peer-to-peer networking between its more than 18,000 attendees. Attendees can learn about latest practices, technologies, solutions and regulations in the water quality field, participate in technical sessions, workshops and facility tours from various technical tracks, earn Continuing Education Credits and view the latest, cutting-edge technologies.

Contacts:
Aditi Palli, Trade Event Programs
International Trade Specialist
Phone: 202-482-3334
Aditi.Palli@trade.gov