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 Arab Health 2013 Detailed Event Information For Arab Health 2013
Arab Health 2013 -- Health Care Services, Laboratory Scientific Instruments, Medical Eq.
Location/Date: Dubai, United Arab Emirates 01/28/2013 - 01/31/2013
Event Summary:
Arab Health is the largest healthcare show in the Middle East, with over a 30-year history of offering companies the opportunity to showcase their products in one of the fastest growing and the most lucrative healthcare markets in the world. Arab Health showcases over 2,200 companies attracting almost 40,000 visitors, mostly from the Gulf States, the Levant, the Indian subcontinent, Egypt and North Africa. Representatives from over 65 countries, including 30 country pavilions, attracted regional leaders and key players in local healthcare. Over 150 U.S. exhibitors showcased their products in Arab Health 2012. Arab Health serves a market region that has traditionally meant solid business for U.S. companies. As countries expand their local medical systems to keep up with patient demand, the need for high quality medical equipment continues to increase at an estimated fifteen percent annually. Held in conjunction with a multi-track healthcare congress, Arab Health is open to professional visitors, dealers and distributors who attend the show to learn about the latest developments and source new products. U.S. companies who attended the show last year reported that they received quality inquires and conducted excellent business. Any U.S. medical company interested in expanding its export sales to grow should participate in this premier event in the region. The U.S. Commercial Service does extensive client counseling for U.S. companies attending this show. Register for this exciting event early as space sells out.

Contacts:
Shereen AbuGharbieh, Dubai
Commercial Specialist
Phone: 971-4-309-4176
Shereen.AbuGharbieh@trade.gov
Lisa Huot, Trade Event Programs
Senior International Trade Specialist
Phone: 202-482-2796
Lisa.Huot@trade.gov
Dilek Kelly, Dubai
Commercial Assistant
Phone: 971 4 309 4163
Dilek.Kelly@trade.gov
Joan Williams, Kallman Worldwide

Phone: 201-251-2600 x115
joanw@kallman.com