Business Development Mission to Erbil, Iraq Detailed Event Information For Business Development Mission to Erbil, Iraq
Business Development Mission to Erbil, Iraq -- Agricultural Machinery & Eq., Agricultural Services, Airport/Ground Support Eq., Construction Eq., Computer Services, Drugs/Pharmaceuticals, Financial Services, Franchising, Health Care Services, Hotel/Restaurant Eq.
Location/Date: Erbil, Iraq 06/22/2008 - 06/25/2008
Event Summary:
The United States Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration (ITA) is organizing a Business Development Mission to Erbil, Iraq, June 22-25, 2008. The business development mission will focus on establishing business linkages between U.S. companies and Iraqi companies, for both export and investment. Although the trade mission will be open to U.S. companies from all non-petroleum sectors, companies with interests in the housing, financial services, agri-business/food processing, health, and franchising sectors will be preferred. This mission will be led by Deputy Secretary of Commerce John J. Sullivan. ITA will provide participating U.S. companies an opportunity to meet with key officials from the Kurdistan Regional Government, local chambers of commerce and other business groups, and various Iraqi companies. ITA also seeks to provide participating U.S. companies an opportunity to visit key commercial sites in Erbil.

Contacts:
Adam Choppin, AS/MAC
International Trade Specialist
Phone: 202-482-5228
Adam.Choppin@mail.doc.gov
Kevin Haley, Trade Event Programs
Senior International Trade Specialist
Phone: 202-482-6434
Kevin.Haley@trade.gov