Health Technologies

Welcome to the International Healthcare Technologies webpage.

Healthcare is a steadily growing industry with an approximate value of $117.4 billion exported from the U.S. in 2011, which has risen almost 26% since 2007. With the recent rapid growth of emerging markets such as Brazil, Russia, India and China there exists a tremendous opportunity for U.S. companies to successfully expand into the international arena.

The Healthcare Team of the U.S. Commercial Service is dedicated to enhancing the global competitiveness of the U.S. health industry, expanding its market access, and increasing exports. It accomplishes this through a variety of resources and services for U.S. companies such as Webinars, Gold Key and Platinum Key Services. The team, comprised of trade specialists from throughout the U.S. and from U.S. Embassies around the world, provides:

Market Intelligence

In-Depth Market Data and Statistics

Trade Counseling

Creating Market Entry Strategies

Business Matchmaking

Identifying and Evaluating potential partners

Regulations and Customs Navigation

Documentation Assistance

In addition to our many services, the Healthcare Team specializes in using both Domestic and International Trade Shows as turnkey events to help foster new business relationships and expand the international presence of U.S. firms by attracting country experts and international buyers.


Detailed Event Information For Hospitalar 2013 Detailed Event Information For Hospitalar 2013
Hospitalar 2013 -- Health Care Services, Laboratory Scientific Instruments, Medical Eq.
Location/Date: Sao Paulo, Brazil 05/21/2013 - 05/24/2013
Event Summary:
HOSPITALAR taking place in Brazil is in its 20th year and is an International Trade Fair for Products, Equipment, Services and Technology for Hospitals, Health Clinics and Laboratories. Hospitalar is the largest and leading medical trade fair in Latin America. Serving as the stage on which medical devices manufacturers can introduce their range of products. It represents one way for companies to keep pace with the unparalleled opportunities for business-to-business networking and direct trade with Brazilian and other Latin American companies and customers alike. Since 2000, HOSPITALAR is certified by the U.S. Department of Commerce. HOSPITALAR features approximately 1,250 exhibitors from more than 35 countries, launching products or services and meeting potential and already existing clients. Exclusively dedicated to healthcare professionals, HOSPITALAR receives over 90,000 visitors each year, among doctors, nurses, PTs, administrators, distributors and other professionals interested in the healthcare area. Messe Düsseldorf North America, the subsidiary office of Messe Düsseldorf in Germany - organizer of the renowned MEDICA trade fair, is the exclusive representative office of HOSPITALAR in the United States and Canada, and also organizes the North American Pavilion at the show every year. This pavilion provides an excellent platform to introduce your company's products and services to the Brazilian Market. Please visit http://www.mdna.com for complete show details and an exhibitor's kit. U.S. Department of Commerce - International Trade Administration

Contacts:
Lisa Huot, Trade Event Programs
Senior International Trade Specialist
Phone: 202-482-2796
Lisa.Huot@trade.gov
Ryan Klemm, Messe Dusseldorf North America

Phone: 312-781-5180
ryan.klemm@mdna.com
Jefferson Oliveira, Sao Paulo
Commercial Specialist
Phone: 55/11/3250-5136
Jefferson.Oliveira@trade.gov