Welcome to U.S. & Foreign Commercial Service’s Global Energy industry webpage. It provides the most recent market research, trade leads and event information in the Oil & Gas, Coal, Power Generation, and Renewable Energy industries.
Energy is the vital force powering our U.S. business including manufacturing, the transportation of goods and U.S. service offerings through the transferring of our technical expertise both in America and to economies worldwide. With an estimated $500 billion dollars spent on energy annually in the U.S., energy supply and demand continue to play a pivotal role in our national security and the economic output of our nation. To maintain this important sector of the U.S. economy, the U.S. Commercial Service strives to provide assistance that's aimed at increasing the industry’s global competitiveness.
Our worldwide team of Global Energy Specialists is prepared to assist in increasing your export sales. U.S. Points of Contact are available to discuss your international business needs.
San Antonio, January 28-30, 2014
DistribuTECH is the utility industry’s leading annual T&D event, covering automation and control systems, demand response, advanced metering, T&D system operation and reliability, power delivery equipment, data analytics, commercial and industrial energy management technology, and water utility technology. The U.S. Commercial Service International Business Center (IBC) at DistribuTECH will offer U.S. companies with free export counseling with Foreign Commercial Service representatives based in Asia, Europe, Latin America, Africa, and the Middle East. In addition, the IBC will include Country Market Briefings, B2B matchmaking services, and international business development consultations. For additional information, click on the hyperlink above, or contact Shannon Fraser at Shannon.Fraser@trade.gov .
POWER-GEN Brasil, HydroVision Brasil & DistribuTECH Brasil
São Paulo, Brasil, October 21-23, 2014
Co-located events, POWER-GEN Brasil, HydroVision Brasil and DistribuTECH Brasil provide a strategic platform for information exchange, networking and new business development for the power generation market. With Brazil facing a need for a massive expansion of its energy and power sectors to keep pace with the demands of economic growth, these co-located events have technical conferences that will address key issues and hot topics, plus feature an exhibition showcasing hundreds of products and services from leading equipment manufacturers and suppliers.
For more information, click on the hyperlink above, or contact Igly Serafim at Igly.Serafim@trade.gov
Cologne, Germany, June 3-5, 2014
Why you should be at POWER-GEN Europe this year
For more information, click on the hyperlink above, or contact Marta.Haustein@trade.gov
The Latest Developments in the European Energy Market:
|US-Panama FreeTrade Conference 2013 -- Agricultural Machinery & Eq., Agricultural Products, Automotive Parts/Services Eq., Building Products, Construction Eq., Computers/Peripherals, Oil/Gas Field Machinery, Port/Shipbuilding Eq., Security/Safety Eq., Telecommunications Eq.|
|Pre-Register for this event|
On Thursday, February 28, 2013, the US Commercial Service-San Antonio in partnership with the International Trade Center at UTSA will host the US-Panama Free Trade Conference 2013 in Corpus Christi, Texas. This conference is projected to attract top
international business professionals from around the region.
The conference program will include U.S. Senior Commercial Officer Dan Crocker coming from the US embassy in Panama and other presenters discussing the US–Panama Free Trade Agreement, the Panama Canal Expansion, it's relationship to Corpus Christi and impact on the Texas economy. We will also cover current market opportunities in Panama as well as logistics, distribution channels, marketing, sales strategies, and supply chain.
An evening reception will be hosted by the Port of Corpus Christi on Wednesday, February 27, 2013.
Early registration is $50. Registration after February 13th will be $65.
Free one-on-one trade counseling meetings are available after the program on a first-come-first-serve basis.
|Daniel Rodriguez, San Antonio|
|Michael Rosales, San Antonio|
International Trade Specialist