Travel and Tourism

Travel and Tourism: Attracting More International Visitors to the USA

The Commercial Service helps U.S. tourism companies including promotion bureaus, CVBs, hotels, tour operators, and more to capture international business. We support you through the activities of our Travel & Tourism (T&T) Team comprised of tourism specialists throughout the U.S.

Team members can help you understand global markets, develop international marketing plans, meet buyers at international trade shows, and much more.

Learn more about what we can do for you:

Highlights and Upcoming Events:

Wow! OUTDOOR FUN | China | September 8-18, 2015

The U.S. Commercial Service and Visit USA China committee is organizing a China-wide Tourism Promotion Mission (WoW!) focusing on Outdoor Fun in Shanghai, Chengdu, Wuhan, Shenyang and Beijing from September 8th to September 17th, 2015 for U.S. tourism clients and trade promoters including U.S. CVBs, State tourism agencies, airlines, tour operators and other tourism suppliers, service providers and promotion entities.

The WoW Outdoor Mission Offers:

  • Develop U.S. tourism client relationships with local key governmental contacts
  • Develop U.S. tourism client relationships with local major outbound tour industries, including tour operators
  • Identify and establish U.S. tourism client presence in China’s best prospective tourism markets
  • Promote U.S. tourism interests
  • Promote U.S. and China trade relationship

Dates:

  • September 8 – Shanghai
  • September 10 – Chengdu
  • September 14 – Wuhan
  • September 16 – Shenyang
  • September 18 – Beijing

Participation Fee / Each City:

  • VisitUSA China Committee Members: $800.00
  • None-VisitUSA China Committee Members: $1000.00

Learn more about the event by clicking here.


Contacts for each city:

Beijing Stop
Ms. Wei Jing
010 8531 4296
18614095876 / 13810497254
Jing.wei@trade.gov

Shanghai Stop
Ms. Stellar Chu
021 6279 8726
Stellar.chu@trade.gov

Wuhan Stop
Ms. Wang Jing
027 8555 7791 – 808
Jing.wang@trade.gov

Chengdu Stop
Ms. Fan Li
028 8558 3992
li.fan@trade.gov

Shenyang Stop
Ms. Andrea Shen
024 2322 1198
Andrea.Shen@trade.gov

 


Detailed Event Information For JATA Travel Showcase 2013 Detailed Event Information For JATA Travel Showcase 2013
JATA Travel Showcase 2013 -- Travel and Tourism Industries
Location/Date: Tokyo, Japan 09/12/2013 - 09/15/2013
Event Summary:
The Japan Association of Travel Agents is organizing JATA Travel Showcase 2013 from September 12-15, 2013 at the Tokyo Big Sight East Exhibitions Hall. The event consists of the “International Tourism Forum” to discuss issues on the development of the tourism industry, the “International Business Meeting” where international sellers and buyers gather for new business opportunities, and the “Travel Showcase” were over 1000 companies from over 150 countries and regions exhibit for the showcase. Targeted exhibitors include tourist agencies; tourist bureaus and embassies; government administration offices; prefectures and municipalities; transportation companies including airlines, railways, buses, cruises and rental cars; lodging establishments, tour operators, travel agency IT support businesses; and media. Over 125,000 visitors attended the event in 2012.

Contacts:
Helen Simpson-Davis, Trade Event Programs
Senior International Trade Specialist
Phone: 202-482-1882
Helen.Simpson-Davis@trade.gov
Stephen Anderson, Tokyo
Commercial Officer
Phone: (+81) 3-3224-5058
Stephen.Anderson@trade.gov
Mr. Mitsuteru Hada, AVIAREPS

Phone: 81-3-3225-0008
mhada@aviareps.com