International trade events are an excellent opportunity to for U.S. companies to meet potential buyers and for international buyers to find U.S. suppliers.
Webinar on the European Rotorcraft Industry
Date: April 22, 2015
Learn about the European helicopter industry.
This FREE webinar on April 22, 2015 from 12-1pm Eastern will provide US companies with an understanding of the European rotorcraft market and how to access opportunities in this market.
Webinar: European VAT Implications with E-Commerce
Date: April 23, 2015
Time: 11:00am EDT/8:00am PDT
Gain a broader understanding about Value Added Tax (VAT) and learn about your VAT registration liabilities and VAT refund possibilities when selling goods and services in Europe. VAT is a Tax that is implemented on goods and services within the European Union (EU) and most other countries worldwide. Representatives from Commercial Service European Union, Euro VAT Refund, Inc., and UPS will provide an insight for how VAT works when the North American company sells products on-line (e-commerce), or sell software, cloud services, games and music on-line to customers in the EU, and provide helpful tools when doing business within the EU. This Webinar will further explain:
For additional information, please contact Andrea.Berton@trade.gov
Seminar: CE Marking, RoHS2, and EU Regulatory Requirements & Standards
Date: Tuesday April 28, 2015
No refunds after deadline date. Substitutes accepted.
Overview: To sell equipment throughout the EU, manufacturers must address mandatory safety and environmental EU product requirements. Topics will include: CE Marking, Machinery and RoHS2 Directive Compliance, and EU Standards & CE Certification.
Objectives: There are more than 500 million consumers in the European Union's 28 Member States. In order to sell equipment throughout the European Union, manufacturers have to address mandatory EU product safety and environmental requirements.
Seminar – April 28, 2015
Webinar: FedEx Presents: EU Customs Regulations for Aerospace Companies
Date: May 6, 2015
Join the US Commercial Service Aerospace Team on May 6 from 11:00 - 12:15 pm Eastern time for an important Aerospace Clearance webinar, where common EU customs regulations will be reviewed. Most customs regulations focus on providing import duty relief when it comes to the commercial aviation industry. This webinar will explore where information comes from and how it is used in customs processing. By the end of this webinar, companies will have a clear view on what are the differences between End Use, Dual Use Licensing, ODS, and when relief applies for Repair and VAT.
For additional information, please contact Shannon.Christenbury@trade.gov
Education Trade Mission to Portugal, Spain, United Kingdom, France (optional)
Explore Growing Education Markets in Up to Five Major European Cities: Join the U.S. Commercial Service, U.S. Department of Commerce, on an official trade mission to Portugal, Spain, and the United Kingdom (UK), with an optional stop in France - September 21-25, 2015. Additional information about the Education Trade Mission.
Cyber Security Business Development Mission to Poland and Romania
Deputy Secretary of Commerce Bruce H. Andrews will lead a Cyber Security Business Development Mission to Romania and Poland May 11-15, 2015. The purpose of the mission is to introduce U.S. firms and trade associations to Central and Eastern Europe’s information and communication technology (ICT) security and critical infrastructure protection markets and to assist U.S. companies to find business partners and export their products and services to the region. The mission is intended to include representatives from U.S. companies and U.S. trade associations with members that provide cyber security, critical infrastructure protection, and emergency management technology equipment and services. The mission will visit Poland and Romania, where U.S. firms will have access to business development opportunities across the Central and Eastern European region. Participating firms will gain market insights, make industry contacts, solidify business strategies, and advance specific projects, with the goal of increasing U.S. exports of products and services to Central and Eastern Europe. The mission will include customized one-on-one business appointments with pre-screened potential buyers, agents, distributors and joint venture partners; meetings with state and local government officials and industry leaders; and networking events.
Retail in Romania: Test your products in the Romanian market
Discover America Initiative in Slovakia
CS Europe Activity at WTM 2014