Great American Trucking Show Detailed Event Information For Great American Trucking Show
Great American Trucking Show -- Automotive Parts/Services Eq., Automobile/Light Truck/Vans, Trucks/Trailers/Buses
Location/Date: Dakar, Senegal 08/20/2009 - 08/27/2009
Event Summary:
The Great American Trucking Show (GATS) is the second largest trucking show in America. More than 600 exhibiting companies will display new and innovative products and services. In 2008, GATS registered over 47,000 trucking related attendees representing all 50 states and countries from all over the world. GATS covers approximately 500,000 square feet and attracts exhibitors representing the major truck, trailer and component manufacturers, as well as fleets and aftermarket product retailers.

Eight original equipment manufacturers will be at this year's show: Western Star, Mack Truck, Volvo Trucks North America, International Truck and Engine Corporation, Peterbilt Trucks, Kenworth, Freightliner and Ford. In addition to exhibitors, GATS highlights include, educational seminars addressing important topics like fuel management for fleet operators, safety and maintenance supervision of fleets, pros and cons of leasing or buying trucks and truck driver training requirements. At this show you will learn about current trends and new technologies in the logistics and transportation industry. For more information about GATS, please visit www.gatsonline.com

Attendees will include corporate executives, owners/operators, franchisees, managers and purchasing agents of logistics companies, haulage service providers, construction companies, oil and gas service companies, petroleum marketing companies, and manufacturing companies.


Contacts:
Youhanidou Wane Ba, Dakar
Commercial Specialist
Phone: 221-33-829-22-86
Youhanidou.WaneBa@trade.gov