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The U.S. Commercial Service’s Automotive & Ground Transportation team is comprised of specialists, located throughout the Unites States at Export Assistance Centers and in American Embassies and Consulates worldwide, who are dedicated to helping you export. We are the automotive industry’s primary export assistance resource and should be your first point of contact if you are looking to sell your auto parts and services overseas. This site provides American companies supplying automotive, truck, or motorcycle-related parts, services, and manufacturing/testing equipment with up-to-date information to help your company succeed internationally. If your company is not currently working with our team member at your local U.S. Export Assistance Center, please contact us today to learn how we can assist you with your export objectives.

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Quarterly Automotive Team Newsletter. Review the list of latest market research reports, industry news, information on upcoming trade events and trade leads.

NEW! 2014 “Automotive Resource Guide: A Reference for U.S. Exporters to Worldwide Markets” (3rd edition). Identify and learn about markets where U.S. automotive products or services are likely to succeed.

NEW! 2014-2015 eMobility in Europe Resource Guide. Quick market overview of trends and developments in Europe’s dynamic mobility and transportation industry for U.S. exporters of electric vehicles, charging infrastructure and related products.

“Compilation of World Motor Vehicle Import Requirements” (2nd edition). Market data and worldwide automotive import restrictions for the major automotive markets around the world.

“Motorcycles: European Market Briefs 2013-2014”. Review the European market opportunities for motorcycles and related products.

Market Research Library. Access the U.S. Commercial Service Market Research Library containing hundreds automotive industry and country-specific market reports, authored by our specialists working in overseas posts.

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View a trade data snapshot for NAICS 336 – Transportation Equipment. Additional trade data is available through the TradeStats Express Database.

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Detailed Event Information For Australian Automotive Aftermarket Expo 2013 Detailed Event Information For Australian Automotive Aftermarket Expo 2013
Australian Automotive Aftermarket Expo 2013 -- Automotive Parts/Services Eq., Automobile/Light Truck/Vans
Location/Date: Sydney, Australia 04/11/2013 - 04/13/2013
Event Summary:
Hosted every two years by the Australian Automotive Aftermarket Association (AAAA), the 2013 Expo will be held at the Sydney Exhibition Center, Darling Harbour April 11 - 13, 2013. The Australian Auto Aftermarket Expo is directed by a committee of executives representing key brands exhibiting at the Expo. This is a trade only show run by the industry for the industry. The expo will attract over 11,000 automotive decision makers from Australian and South East Asian markets. Specialty market areas include: Aftermarket retailers Retail chain buyers Engine reconditioning specialists Roadside emergency professionals Automotive mechanics Automotive electricians Performance specialists Brake professionals Suspension professions Exhaust professions Aftermarket wholesalers Aftermarket distributors The 2011 Australian Auto Aftermarket Expo & Collision Repair Expo attracted a record attendance of 10,800 individual visitors, a 17% increase on the previous Melbourne event (in 2007) and a 55% increase on the more recent Sydney event (in 2009). Exhibitors showcased a wide range of Automotive Parts, Accessories, Tools & Equipment, Paint Products & Applications, Chemicals & Surface Preparation Products, Replacement Panels, Parts & Frames, Computer Software & Hardware, Training & Technology and Business Services. The Australian Auto Aftermarket Expo will be co-located with the Collision Repair Expo.

Contacts:
Duncan Archibald, Sydney
Commercial Specialist
Phone: 61-2-9373-9212
Duncan.Archibald@trade.gov
Michael Thompson, Trade Event Programs
International Trade Specialist
Phone: 202-482-0671
Michael.Thompson@trade.gov
Christine Ellis, Facet International Marketing

Phone: 734-453-3500
CEllis@facetcompany.com