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:
|Energy and Environment Trade Mission to Thailand, Malaysia, and the Philippines -- Environmental Technologies, Financial Services, Oil/Gas Field Machinery, Oil/Gas/Mineral Prod/Explor Serv., Renewable Energy Eq.|
Your Business Case to Attend
The U.S. Commercial Service is dedicated to supporting U.S. commercial interests abroad. Through a global network of the best international trade professionals in the world, the Commercial Service delivers the information and contacts your company needs to succeed in emerging markets. This Mission will directly support the "U.S.-ASEAN Expanded Economic Engagement” or E3 Initiative announced by President Obama at the 2012 U.S.-ASEAN Summit. The "E3” Initiative focuses on enhancing ASEAN members' capacity for advancing projects that will open up opportunities for U.S. companies in the region. The E-3 Initiative is a new framework for economic cooperation designed to expand trade and investment ties between the United States and ASEAN, creating new business opportunities and jobs in all eleven countries.
Participants will forge new relationships, develop existing relationships, and deepen their understanding of these emerging markets. With new opportunities arising, interest in these markets is growing, and new stakeholders are entering the picture resulting in increased urgency to expand U.S. commercial interest in these markets.
Join the Energy and Environment Trade Mission Thailand, Malaysia, and the Philippines to:
Meet key contacts at the Asian Development Bank:
Mission participants will meet with ADB officials to explore business opportunities in these markets, in addition to the 42 additional ADB developing member countries.
Learn from exclusive government meetings:
Mission participants will meet with relevant government officials in Thailand, Malaysia and Philippines.
Understand the political and economic environment:
Exclusive Embassy briefings at each stop will give participants unparalleled insight into political and economic developments in each market, as well as the region. It is your opportunity to meet and discuss fundamental issues with U.S. Embassy representatives from each market.
Meet with potential customers, partners, and representatives:
Through decades of experience, the Commercial Service will arrange meetings with potential customers, partners, representatives, and distributors in each market. Your business-to-business (B2B) meetings will be individually crafted to meet your companies needs in the market.
Attend exclusive networking receptions:
At each stop, the delegation will attend networking receptions with local industry and government leaders in attendance.
|David McCormack, Trade Event Programs|
International Trade Compliance Specialist
Phone: (202) 482-2833
|James McCarthy, Manila|
Senior Commercial Officer
|Michael L. McGee, Bangkok|
Senior Commercial Officer
Phone: 662 205 5281
|Stephen Jacques, Kuala Lumpur|
Senior Commercial Officer