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|Trade Mission to Central America -- Trade Americas - Opportunities in Central America Conference -- Building Products, Construction Eq., Laboratory Scientific Instruments, Medical Eq., Security/Safety Eq.|
The United States Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration, U.S. and Foreign Commercial Service (USFCS) is organizing a trade mission to Central America, in conjunction with the Trade Americas - Opportunities in Central America Conference in San Jose, Costa Rica. U.S. trade mission delegation members will arrive in San Jose on or before July 15, 2013, to attend the opening ceremony of the Trade Americas - Opportunities in Central America Conference. On July 15-19, 2013 trade mission participants will take part in business-to-business meetings in up to two markets in Central America in the following countries: El Salvador, Honduras, Guatemala, Costa Rica, and potentially Belize and Nicaragua.
The 2013 Trade Americas - Opportunities in Central America Conference includes an Americas focused business conference consisting of regional and industry specific conference sessions as well as pre-arranged consultations with Commercial Officers representing commercial markets throughout the region. The trade mission to Central America will provide participants with the opportunity to conduct business-to-business meetings with firms in El Salvador, Honduras, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Belize and Nicaragua.
The mission is open to U.S. companies from a cross section of industries with growing potential in Central America, but focusing on best prospects such as construction equipment/road building machinery, medical equipment and devices/laboratory scientific instruments, and safety and security equipment.
The combination of the Trade Americas - Opportunities in Central America Conference and the trade mission to Central America will provide participants with substantive knowledge and strategies for entering or expanding their business across the Central America region.
|Maria Rivera, San Salvador|
Senior Commercial Specialist
Phone: 011 503 2501 2999 x 3060
|Jessica Gordon, Jackson|
International Trade Specialist
Phone: (601) 373-0784
|Diego Gattesco, Wheeling|
Senior International Trade Specialist
Phone: 304 243 5493