Oil is the lifeblood of America's economy. Currently, it supplies more than 40% of our total energy demands and more than 99% of the fuel we use in our cars and trucks.
Please find important oil & gas related information resources, trade events, market research, and trade leads below.
Oil and Gas Trade Events
- LAGCOE 2013
Lafayette, LA, October 22-24, 2013
The Louisiana Gulf Coast Oil Exposition (LAGCOE) is one of the largest oil and gas events in the United States. The show offers a premier marketing environment for manufacturers and vendors of oil & gas industry technology and services in the exploration and development of the world's petroleum industry. LAGCOE continues to provide a unique opportunity for oil and gas industry personnel, particularly engineers and operations personnel, to preview the latest equipment and technology in order to keep abreast of advances in their industry. With approximately 400 exhibitors and over 155,000 net square footage of paid exhibit space, LAGCOE's 2009 and 2011 shows were both sell-outs, drawing over 15,500 business professionals.
For more information, contact Philippa Olsen at Philippa.Olsen@trade.gov.
- XV Colombian International Petroleum Conference and Exhibition 2013
November 20-22, 2013. Bogotá, Colombia.
The Colombian Association of Petroleum Engineers, ACIPET, is organizing the XV edition of the Colombian Oil and Gas Congress, taking place from November 20-22, 2013 in Bogotá. As the most important event in the country’s hydrocarbon sector, U.S. companies will gain access to key industry contacts and decision makers in this booming oil and gas market. The Colombian Oil and Gas Congress is a U.S. Department of Commerce certified trade fair, and the U.S. is the Country of Honor at this year’s show. In addition to the many benefits of exhibiting in the U.S. Pavilion at the Colombian Oil and Gas Congress, the show organizer is offering matchmaking meetings with key oil and gas contacts.
For more information, contact Danielle Caltabiano at Danielle.Caltabiano@trade.gov