Welcome to the U.S. Department of Commerce’s homepage for U.S. consumer goods and home furnishings companies. This page is your resource for finding direct exporting assistance, market intelligence, trade events, and other global expansion opportunities.
Our division of Commerce, the U.S. Commercial Service, has a global network of 100 offices located throughout the U.S. and over 100 offices located in about 70 countries. Our worldwide team of consumer goods and home furnishings specialists is here to assist in your global growth.
To assist you in this industry, we have made available Best Market Reports, Market Research Reports, and Country Commercial Guides related to the Consumer Goods and Home Furnishings industry. You can also search for related events in our Trade Events section. There is a sampling of these reports listed below.
For additional information, please contact the Trade Information Center at 1-800-872-8723.
|BeautyWorld Middle East 2013 -- Cosmetics/Toiletries|
The 2012 edition of the largest international trade fair for beauty products, hair, fragrances and wellbeing in the Middle East concluded on a positive note. The event, which was officially inaugurated by His Excellency Dr. Hanif Hassan Ali Al Qassim, UAE Minister of Health, welcomed 22,415 visitors from 122 countries and featured 828 exhibitors from 51 different countries.
The event continues to attract some of the leading international names in the industry and trade visitors from around the world. As such, the exhibition is a veritable showcase of the global beauty products, hair, fragrances and well being industries. A dynamic trade event, brimming with some of the latest products and services available in the industry it has become a must attend trade fair. The demand for cosmetics and other beauty related products is on the increase in the Middle East and Africa, further underlining the huge potential that exists for events such as Beautyworld Middle East.
Beautyworld Middle East 2013 also saw the launch of the inaugural Spa & Salon Management Summit, running alongside the trade fair.
|Helen Simpson-Davis, Trade Event Programs|
Senior International Trade Specialist
|Julie Nickel, Messe Frankfurt, Inc.|
|Kara Swagart, Messe Frankfurt, Inc.|
|Ashok Ghosh, Dubai|
Phone: +971 4 309 4935