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2014 World of Concrete -- Meet Building/Construction Industry Specialists from 16 U.S. Embassies and Consulates
In cooperation with the Hanley Wood Exhibitions, the United States & Foreign Commercial Service (part of the U.S. Department of Commerce) is offering SHOWTIME, a complimentary program, at the 2014 World of Concrete Show.
SHOWTIME will allow participating companies the opportunity to meet one-on-one with our U.S. Embassy Commercial Building Products and Equipment specialists at the World of Concrete Show in Las Vegas, NV. These industry professionals from around the world will be on hand to discuss market trends and opportunities for your business in their markets. They can help your company to expand its international reach. Additionally, representatives from the United States Small Business Administration and the Export-Import Bank of the United States will be available for meetings.
Please sign up to:
Advanced registration is required; appointments will be scheduled on a first come first served basis. Deadline to register is Wednesday, January 15, 2014.
Please register by completing the online form at:
To date, U.S. Embassy Commercial Service specialists from the following markets will be in attendance (subject to change):
Brazil , Canada, Chile, Ecuador
Ethiopia, Ghana, Ireland, Mexico
Nigeria, Philippines, Saudi Arabia, South Korea
Thailand, Ukraine, Uruguay, Uzbekistan
Meetings are also available with representatives from the Small Business Administration (SBA) and the U.S. Export-Import Bank (ExIm) to discuss export financing and insurance.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Matt Baker (email@example.com or 817-701-6350) or Roberta Ford (Roberta.firstname.lastname@example.org). Final appointment schedules will be emailed to registrants on Friday, January 17, 2014.
Webinar: Middle East Infrastructure Trade Mission and Opportunities in UAE, Saudi Arabia and Qatar
Date: Thursday, December 19, 2013
Time: 10:30am – 12:00pm EST
Learn more/register: https://emenuapps.ita.doc.gov/ePublic/event/editWebReg.do?SmartCode=4Q2W
In this webinar, you will learn about the Department of Commerce's Middle East Infrastructure Trade Mission and Opportunities in the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia and Qatar. You will hear from market and industry experts from the Department of Commerce.
The main speakers will be:
This webinar supports the Secretary's Trade Mission to the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia and Qatar.
For more information contact Linda Abbruzzese at Linda.Abbruzzese@trade.gov.
International Convention of Construction Businessmen – Costa Rica – February 20-21, 2014
This event will take place in the frame of the Construction and Housing Expo. Its aim is to promote the construction industry’s businessmen of the region.
This encounter will represent, for your company, a great challenge to generate an economic growth in sales, to introduce your goods and services, as well as to get you in contact with national and international providers and distributors; and to engage in new emerging markets.
Cost: USD $200
How to Participate:
Visit the following website… www.construccion.co.cr/encuentrodenegocios and fill out the registration form.
For questions, please contact:
Mr. Roy Fernandez
U.S. Commercial Service – Costa Rica
Secretary of Commerce Infrastructure Business Development Mission to the Middle East
United Arab Emirates - Saudi Arabia - Qatar | March 8-14, 2014
Exciting Opportunity to Expand Your Business in the Middle East
Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker will lead a senior-executive Business Development Mission to the Gulf Cooperation Countries (GCC) of the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia and Qatar. This mission will highlight export opportunities for U.S. businesses in three leading industry sectors with an emphasis on project management and engineering (including construction, architecture and design), renewable energy (solar, wind, waste-to-energy), smart grid and energy efficiency, and environmental technologies (including water/wastewater; air pollution control; and waste management).
If you’re interested in participating in the upcoming business development mission, please visit the mission website to apply: http://www.export.gov/GCCMission2014