Trade Events

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• Networking event for the NJ International Business Community.

The U.S. Commercial Service, in collaboration with the New Jersey District Export Council and Sobel & Co. LLC., presents our second international exporting networking event. Come mingle with the New Jersey export Community. Build relationships with new and seasoned exporters, and meet with solution providers to discuss your current challenges. This networking event will provide an informal platform to connect with international business experts in your community.

              Tuesday, November 4, 2014, 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Location:        Sobel & Co., 293 Eisenhower Parkway – Suite 290, Livingston, NJ 07039

Cost:                Free – RSVP Required – Limited space available.

RSVP:             Contact Sally Glick at or by phone at (973) 994-9494

• Automated Export System Compliance Seminar and AESPcLink Training


Double Tree by Hilton Hotel Newark Airport
128 Frontage Rd
Newark, New Jersey 07114

Export Compliance Program

December 10th, 2014 8:00 AM ‐ 5:00 PM

The Export Compliance Seminar is an all day program where experts from the Department of Commerce will provide training on export filing requirements. Highlights include:

  • Mandatory filing requirements
  • How to avoid common penalties and seizure of cargo
  • Best practices for maintaining compliance with export regulations
  • BIS export control requirements
  • Overview of Export Control Classification Numbers (ECCN)
  • How to classify your product

$249.00 per person includes breakfast and lunch

AESPcLink Workshop

Thursday December 11th, 2014 8:00 AM ‐ 11:30 AM or 1:00 PM ‐ 4:30 PM

The AESPcLink Workshop is a 3 1/2 hour program that provides hands‐on experience for the reporting of Electronic Export Information (EEI) through the AESPcLink system. Highlights include:

  • Learn how to use AESPClink
  • Create shipment templates
  • Practice reporting export information
  • Learn how to become AES certified

$75.00 per person


• WEBINAR on Healthcare Opportunities in Egypt, Jordan, Israel & West Bank

Join representatives from the U.S. Department of Commerce (USDOC) and the Bi-Lateral US Arab Chamber of Commerce on January 21, 2015 at 11:00AM Eastern to learn about the healthcare market in Egypt, Jordan, Israel & the West Bank.  U.S. Embassy-based representatives will discuss plans for expansion and upgrading of healthcare systems that are needed to meet the growing demand of the fast-growing population in Egypt and Jordan.  Companies will also learn about Israel’s particularly technologically advanced healthcare setting, with opportunities in both the public and private sectors. For companies interested in exploring the region first-hand, we will provide information about  the USDOC May 2015 Business Development Trade Mission.

  • Date: Wednesday, January 21st
  • Time:  11:00AM Eastern,  1 hour duration
  • Location: Your Computer & Telephone

o Cost: FREE

o Register Here:


The USDOC is organizing a business development mission to Egypt, Jordan and Israel, with an optional stop in the West Bank with the purpose of introducing representatives from U.S. firms and related trade associations to the region and to promote exports of U.S. healthcare products and services. Mission participants will receive market briefings and participate in customized meetings with prospective partners. Targeted sectors include Maternal and child health needs, Medical equipment and supplies, including diagnostic, monitoring, and imaging equipment, Hospital and outpatient clinic design, Hospital management, E-health: healthcare management systems/software/network design, Laboratory and scientific equipment, Specialty areas such as oncology, cardiology, wound care, and plastic surgery, Products and services for implementing quality standards and accreditation, Robotics, and Mobile clinics.

  • When: May 16–21, 2015
  • Where: Egypt, Jordan and Israel, with an optional stop in the West Bank
  • Application Deadline:  March 13, 2015
  • Cost: $3,325 for small or medium-sized enterprise or trade association/organization with fewer than 500 employees, $4,625 for large firms, $1,000 for each additional firm representative
  • West Bank optional meetings is in addition to the mission participation fee above, at $750 per SME and $2,300 per large firm

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