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SHOT 2015 – An International Buyer Program Event
Meet with Pre-Screened International Buyers and Global Industry Specialists

The International Buyer Program* is offering two complimentary services to help U.S. exhibitors at the 2015 SHOT Show enter or increase their presence in international markets! Don’t miss this exclusive opportunity, brought to you by the U.S. Commercial Service (Global Markets) in partnership with the NSSF.

B2B Matchmaking Program

Let us help you, the U.S. supplier, connect with international buyers before, during, and after the show, with our exclusive business-to-business matchmaking program. Register for this service and your company profile will be shared with pre-screened international buyers attending the 2015 SHOT Show.

Questions about the B2B Matchmaking program?

Contact Jennifer Woods at Jennifer.Woods@trade.gov

Showtime Program

Show Time offers you a unique opportunity to meet one-on-one with our Commercial Specialist from U.S. Embassies and Consulates. You will be briefed on individual market opportunities and challenges related to the Safety/Security and Textile/Sporting Goods sectors and market potential for your products & services.  All meetings will last 20 minutes. Specialists representing the following countries are tentatively scheduled to participate. Please select only 5 markets you are most interested in meeting with.

Southeast & Central Asia

The Americas




South East Europe – Bulgaria, Croatia, Hungary, Romania


Middle East & Africa
Jordan - pending

We are also offering appointments with OTEXA (Office of Textiles and Apparel, U.S. Department of Commerce).

  • The Office of Textiles and Apparel (OTEXA) is a one-stop shop for all information related to textiles, apparel and footwear.
  • OTEXA can provide you with the support and expertise to understand the right markets for your products with Market Research, Regulation and Marketing insight.
  • OTEXA can also help promote your products and facilitate contact information with interested buyers through trade shows and trade missions held throughout the world.

Show Time appointments can take place, either at your booth or at International Trade Center located in the Bassano Ballroom of the Venetian, Level 2, adjacent to the show floor. There is no fee to participate. All products and service must be at least 51% U.S. content.

Questions about the Showtime program?
Contact Tatyana Aguirre at Tatyana.Aguirre@trade.gov

*The U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Buyer Program (IBP) is a joint government-industry effort, brining thousands of international buyers to the United States for business-to-business matchmaking with U.S. firms exhibiting at major industry trade shows.

The 2015 SHOT Show is a proud participant. For more information on the SHOT show 2015, visit: http://shotshow.org

Fields marked with * are required.
OMB Control No.: 0625-0237
Expiration Date: 1/1/15

Register for Show Time by completing the form below.

Contact Information

Company Name: *
First Name: *
Last Name:
Title: *
Address: *
City: *
State: *
Zip Code: *
Phone:    Ext.
Cell Phone at the Show:
Email: *  Receive a Copy
Confirm Email: *
Web Site:

Are you an exhibitor or attendee?Exhibitor    Attendee
Your Hall and Booth number:

Company Profile  
Year company was founded:  

Number of employees in the company:*

*Type of business:

*Sales Method:
Joint Venture

*Please describe your product or service:

*Who are the buyers or end users for your product/service?

*Please select your industry:
Is your product/service at least 51% U.S. content?
Yes    No
Appointment Request / Country Selection
What dates/times are you NOT available during January 15-17, 2014

Please select the international markets you would like to meet with our industry specialists. The average duration of each appointment is 20 minutes.  

Please provide a brief statement on your company's sales activity in each of the markets you selected above:

By market, please specify question/topic you need the Commercial Specialist(s) to be prepared to discuss:

The U.S. Commercial Service has offices at U.S. Embassies in over 70 countries (although not all 70 countries will be represented at the trade show).  Can we be of assistance with your exporting efforts to any other markets?
Your Local U.S. Department of Commerce Office
Are you currently working with one of our offices/U.S. Export Assistance Centers in the United States?*
Yes    No  

If yes, which office or Trade Specialist are you currently working with:

In the past 24 months, have you or your company utilized any market research reports or trade promotion programs, or received counseling from the U.S. Dept of Commerce or one of its U.S. Export Assistance Centers?*
Yes    No  

If yes, has the program of information provided assisted you in completing your export sales?
Yes    No  

If time allows, could you please explain?



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