Our worldwide network of automotive specialists in U.S. Embassies and Consulates, and across the U.S., are dedicated to assisting U.S. companies increase exports of U.S. automotive products and services internationally.  In that effort, we invite you to participate in the following key events supported by the U.S. Commercial Service: 





April 30, 2014


Your office

Webinar: Supplying Mexico’s Automotive Market. This 60 min webinar will provide valuable insight from U.S. Commercial Service Specialists about the Mexican Automotive Market, including industry demand, trends, entry strategies, business culture & security. Learn how U.S. companies can leverage the PAACE Automechanika show to grow their business in Mexico and Central America. For more information and to register, please click here.

June 3-4, 2014


Los Angeles, CA

Discover Europe: Business Forum. Join the U.S. Commercial Service for the premier Europe-focused event of the year! It will include high-ranking U.S. government officials, visiting U.S. commercial diplomats & international business leaders. The conference will feature a special session devoted to the automotive industry - the European automotive sector is a complex, robust & highly competitive market that provides the support network for Europe’s millions of cars, vans, trucks & buses. Learn more about this conference and register today!

June 3-5, 2014


Mexico City, Mexico

Cargo Week Americas – Expo Carga 2014. U.S. companies interested in the Mexican transportation, cargo and logistics industry should plan to participate. USA is this year’s “Guest Country”. More on this trade show or contact:

June 3-5, 2014


Dubai, UAE

Automechanika Middle East 2014. Join the USA Pavilion at the leading event for the rapidly developing automotive aftermarket in the wider Middle East and Africa. This trade event covers the full range of parts for motor vehicles, as well as components for the drive, chassis, body, electrics and electronic groups, equipment for vehicle service and repair, bodywork repair and painting, tires, batteries and performance systems. More on this show.

July 9-11, 2014


Panama City, Republic of Panama

Latin Auto Parts Expo. The show is tailored to the OE and aftermarket parts business and target buyers from Central and South America and the Caribbean. More on this expo.

July 16-18, 2014


Mexico City, Mexico

PAACE Automechanika Mexico 2014. Join the USA Pavilion at Mexico and Central America’s most important trade event for the Automotive Aftermarket. More on this show.

September 10, 2014 @ 11:00 am ET


Your office

Webinar: Selling into Mexico’s Auto Supply Chain Featuring auto supply chain trends and opportunities, best prospects, business development strategies to access the OE and Tier 1 supplier network in Mexico. Introduces the unique B2B matchmaking program in Queretaro, providing access to GM, Ford, Toyota, Honda, Mazda, Nissan, VW, Audi, BMW, Bosch, Continental and Siemens procurement, supply chain, engineering and fabrication managers. More on this webinar.

September 9-10


Detroit, Michigan

DISCOVER GLOBAL MARKETS: Free Trade Agreement Countries. High level Automotive Sector speakers will present on "Making the Most of FTAs for the Automotive and Related Sectors". For full agenda and additional information, please click here.

September 16-20, 2014


Frankfurt, Germany

Automechanika Frankfurt 2014. Join the USA Pavilion at the world’s largest automotive trade show. Held bi‐annually in Frankfurt, the event draws thousands of attendees in the automotive industry from around the world. Held with the support of important industry associations, Automechanika has become a growing platform for the automotive business in the German and European markets. More on this show. Also, learn about our complimentary Showtime B2G market briefing meetings with U.S. Commercial Service’soverseas Automotive Commercial Specialists.

September 16-20, 2014


Beijing & Shanghai, China

SEMA China Business Development Tour. The U.S. Department of Commerce has partnered with SEMA to promote and subsidize the participation of U.S. specialty-equipment companies at the SEMA China Business Development Tour designed to explore the growing specialty market for 1.3 billion Chinese consumers. More on this tour.

December 3-11, 2014


Morocco, Egypt and Jordan

Infrastructure Development Trade Mission to Morocco, Egypt and Jordan. U.S. firms will find opportunities to gain market insights, make industry contacts, network with key government officials and decision makers, solidify business strategies, and advance specific projects in this rapidly expanding sector. More on this trade mission.

February 23-25, 2015


Querétaro, Mexico

Automotive Meetings in Queretaro Mexico is an outstanding supply chain business forum offering 2-full days of B2B matchmaking meetings in one location. Featuring key decision makers in supply chain, procurement and engineering management with automakers and Tier I suppliers operating facilities throughout Mexico. Participants include: GM, Ford, Volkswagen, Audi, BMW, Toyota, Honda, Mazda, Nissan, Bosch, Continental and Siemens. More on this B2B matchmaking opportunity.


Please check back for an updated list of automotive events.
For other trade events supported by the U.S. Commercial Service, please click here.