Events in South Florida (Fort Lauderdale/Miami)

(For events in other Florida regions, click here)

Fort Lauderdale U.S. Export Assistance Center
1850 Eller Drive, Suite 401
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316

Phone: 954-356-6640
Fax: 954-356-6644

Miami U.S. Export Assistance Center
5835 Blue Lagoon Dr., Suite 203
Miami, FL 33126

Phone: 305-526-7425
Fax: 305-526-7434

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September 25, 2013 (TBC) Export University in Spanish

The U.S. Commercial Service, in partnership with the Florida District Export Council and FedEx is pleased to present Export University in Spanish. Whether you are new to international business or an experienced exporter, you and/or your Spanish-speaking staff members will benefit from the practical tools that our expert speakers will provide at this event. Experts in the field of international trade will deliver critical information to help you launch or expand your exporting business.

Venue: Miami Free Zone
Eduardo Torres at
Leandro Solorzano at
Martina Echevarria at

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Automated Export System Seminar and Workshop English and Spanish

Census Bureau officials will cover the filing requirements of the FTR, how to classify your commodities by providing an understanding of the Schedule B classification requirements, as well as provide a thorough overview of the AES.  CBP experts will cover port requirements and efforts against terrorism and international narcotics trafficking. Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) officers will highlight export control requirements.

March 4, 2014 (TBC) (Spanish Seminar)
March 5, 2014 (TBC) (Spanish Workshops)
March 6, 2014 (TBC) (English Seminar)
March 7, 2014 (TBC) (English Workshops)

Venue: NOVA Southeastern University, Ft. Lauderdale, FL (TBC)
For more information contact Leandro Solorzano at or Martina Echevarria at

Events across Florida and region

July 15-19, 2013 Trade Americas Mission to Central America

Contact: Leandro Solorzano

September 16-18, 2013 Legal Services Trade Mission to China

The General Counsel of the United States Department of Commerce will lead a Legal Services Trade Mission to China, September 16-18, 2013. The purpose of the mission is to introduce U.S. law firms without a presence in China to the Chinese market, to market U.S. legal services to Chinese companies and individuals, to raise awareness about the U.S. legal and business climate to Chinese companies interested in doing business in the U.S. market, and to further an on-going dialogue with Chinese authorities on opening the Chinese legal services market to expanded practice by U.S. firms.

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October 21-15, 2013 Healthcare Trade Mission to Russia

The U.S. Department of Commerce is organizing a Healthcare Trade Mission to Moscow and St. Petersburg, Russia from October 21-25, 2013. The mission is designed to be led by a senior Department of Commerce official, and will focus on: 1) revealing crucial aspects of market intelligence and regulatory environment with the assistance of industry experts and Russian government agencies 2) introducing U.S. healthcare exporters to prospective business partners.

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