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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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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 Exponor 2013 Detailed Event Information For Exponor 2013
Exponor 2013 -- Mining Industry Eq., Renewable Energy Eq.
Location/Date: Antofagasta, Chile 06/17/2013 - 06/21/2013
Event Summary:
The International Exhibition of the Latin American Mining Industry, EXPONOR, is a trade fair that is held every two years in the Region of Antofagasta, the heart of the copper mining industry in Chile and where 54% of the country's copper is produced. EXPONOR is organized by the Industrial Association of Antofagasta (AIA), a trade organization with over 60 years of experience in bringing together the region's major copper producers and their suppliers. EXPONOR has become the most important meeting point for the Large-Scale Mining industry in South America, which has a portfolio of projects for US$ 41,291 Million (63.48% of the world's total) for the period 2007-2015. The next exhibition, the XV International Exhibition of the Latin American Mining Industry (EXPONOR 2013) will take place in June 2013 on a new 112,000 m2 site in the outskirts of Antofagasta. 700 exhibitors from 20 different countries and 30,000 visitors are expected to attend. EXPONOR is a comprehensive trade fair, which since its establishment has promoted the formation of productive linkages, new business and the exchange of know-how and experiences between local, national, and international business people. For this purpose EXPONOR has a complete set of Business Activities focused on strengthening these activities between the various actors in the mining industry and providing ideal opportunities for the proper development of the industry.

Kevin Haley, Trade Event Programs
Senior International Trade Specialist
Phone: 202-482-6434
Marcelo Orellana, Santiago
Commercial Specialist
Phone: 56/2/2330-3455
Matthew Hilgendorf, Kolkata
Commercial Officer
Phone: 91 33 3984 6435
Berta Verastegui, UTN Events

Phone: 571-313-0510