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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.

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Access our Oil & Gas, Renewable Energy, Civil Nuclear, Coal, and Power Generation sub-sector webpages through the left-hand navigation bar.

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Trade Events

  • DISCOVER GLOBAL MARKETS: The Americas offers your business the unique opportunity to build a personalized conference agenda. You may choose from a variety of industry-specific sessions, panel-led discussions, and private consultations that will turn your business interests into market potential.
    Mexico’s 2013 Energy Reform aims to deregulate the energy sector, encouraging more private sector involvement. To better connect your business DISCOVER GLOBAL MARKETS: The Americas offers you the chance to meet with a buying delegation from Mexico to discuss your market opportunities.

    To learn more about the energy-related news in Mexico, please click here. Register by October 3, 2014 to request one-on-one appointments with the delegation.
    Dates: October 29-31 | Location: Charlotte, NC

  • Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency Trade Policy Mission to Peru
    November 11-12, 2014 | Lima, Peru
    The U.S. Department of Commerce will lead a Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Trade Policy Mission to Lima, Peru -- November 12-13, 2014. Participants will meet with key government and regulatory stakeholders to highlight U.S. RE&EE technologies, discuss policy incentives, and promote opportunities for RE&EE development in this fast-growing economy.
    For more information, contact Ryan Mulholland.
  • Infrastructure Development Trade Mission to Morocco, Egypt and Jordan
    December 3-11, 2014
    Efficient Energy technology, equipment and services included among focus sectors – Opportunities include: Electrical generating equipment; Gas and steam turbine units; Clean coal technology; Transmission and distribution equipment and services; Wind and solar energy technology and equipment; Products and services related to power industries and electricity grid; Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) and Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) technologies and peripherals. Although focused on the sub-sectors above, the mission also will consider participation from companies in other appropriate energy sectors as space permits.
    For details and registration, visit HERE

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View a trade data snapshot for NAICS 324 – Petroleum & Coal Products. Additional trade data is available through the TradeStats Express Database.

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Detailed Event Information For Energy and Environment Trade Mission to Thailand, Malaysia, and the Philippines Detailed Event Information For Energy and Environment Trade Mission to Thailand, Malaysia, and the Philippines
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.
Location/Date: Bangkok, Thailand 09/15/2013 - 09/21/2013
Event Summary:
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.

Contacts:
James McCarthy, Manila
Senior Commercial Officer
Phone: 63-2-888-6080
James.McCarthy@trade.gov
Michael L. McGee, Bangkok
Senior Commercial Officer
Phone: 662 205 5281
Michael.McGee@trade.gov
Stephen Jacques, Kuala Lumpur
Senior Commercial Officer
Phone: 60-3-2168-4869
Stephen.Jacques@trade.gov
David McCormack, Trade Event Programs
International Trade Compliance Specialist
Phone: (202) 482-2833
David.McCormack@trade.gov