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Our division of Commerce, the U.S. Commercial Service, has a global network of 100 offices located throughout the U.S. and over 100 offices located in more than 70 countries. Our worldwide team of specialists is here to assist with your international outreach to partner firms, project developers, and design. To find your local design services specialist, please click on the link to the left titled “Local USDOC Offices”.
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Discover Global Markets: The Americas – Miami, FL, May 12-14, 2015
Meet One-on-One with U.S. Commercial Diplomats
Whether for market opportunities, help in overcoming challenges, or general questions, meet with U.S. commercial diplomats from 22 countries:
§ Argentina, Bahama, Barbados, Belize, Brazil
§ Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic
§ Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras
§ Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua,
§ Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Trinidad and Tobago
Exploring the Markets of the Americas
§ How are the markets of the Americas performing today?
§ How will the markets be performing in five years?
§ What are today’s and tomorrow’s opportunities?
§ What challenges do these dynamic markets present to U.S. companies?
Panels featuring economists, industry professionals, trade experts, and U.S. commercial diplomats will explore
these questions and others to help you define your competitive strategy for the Americas.
|3rd Annual "Make it in America; Sell it to the World" -- Architectural/Constr./Engineering SVC, Agricultural Products, Building Products, Biotechnology, Cosmetics/Toiletries, Food Processing/Packaging Eq., Medical Eq., Pollution Control Eq., Renewable Energy Eq., Water Resources Eq./Services|
|Pre-Register for this event|
The Oakland Export Assistance Center will be organizing the third annual "Make it in America; Sell it to the World" seminar taking place in Oakland on Friday, May 10th in celebration of "World Trade Month" and in support of President Obama's National Export Initiative (NEI) http://trade.gov/nei/ . This year's event supporters are corporate strategic partner City National Bank http://newsroom.cnb.com/news/1147793 and Oakland-based RINA Accountancy. As part of the program, several Congressional Representatives have been invited to recognize local exporters for their international sales success stories that they have achieved with the help of the U.S. Commercial Service. The event will feature speakers who will discuss the following important exporting topics:
* U.S. Commercial Service Presentation on International Market Entry and Development Services
* Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) Presentation on Export Compliance
* U.S. Ex-Im Bank and Small Business Administration (SBA) Export Financing Programs
* Private sector presentations on International Tax Planning and Banking
* Doing Business in Africa
|Rod Hirsch, Oakland|