AEROSPACE AND DEFENSE
Welcome to the U.S. Commercial Service Aerospace and Defense Technology Team Page. We are the industry’s primary export resource and should be your first point of contact when looking to sell internationally. Our team of domestic and international trade specialists, located at our Export Assistance Centers in the United States and at U.S. Embassies overseas, is prepared to assist in increasing your export sales. U.S. Points of Contact are available to discuss your international business needs.
The aerospace & defense industry has been a cornerstone of the U.S. economy for decades and has provided well paying jobs for a variety of skill levels. The industry’s position is now challenged by global competition, changes in technology, national and worldwide economic conditions, and global policies affecting defense, civilian and commercial aviation. To maintain this important sector of the U.S. economy, the U.S. Commercial Service strives to provide assistance to increase the industry’s competitiveness. Specifically, the Aerospace and Defense Technology Team works with companies to help them:
**NEW!! 2014-2015 AEROSPACE MARKET RESOURCE GUIDE **
For detailed country by country analysis on worldwide markets, please see the Aerospace Resource Guide.
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|Doing Business in Africa -- Architectural/Constr./Engineering SVC, Airport/Ground Support Eq., Computer Software, Education/Training Services, Health Care Services, Oil/Gas/Mineral Prod/Explor Serv., Pollution Control Eq., Renewable Energy Eq., Telecommunications Services, Water Resources Eq./Services|
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Now is a great time to do business in Africa!
Presented by the Northern Virginia and Washington, DC U.S. Export Assistance Center, “Doing Business in Africa” will provide an overview of the growing opportunities for U.S. companies in the region.
As the second largest and second most populous continent, Africa continues to attract business attention. U.S. direct exports to Africa alone were nearly $33 billion in 2011. With growth like this, many US companies are turning their attention to this dynamic continent.
|Sandra Collazo, Northern VA|
Senior International Trade Specialist