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 China Medical Equipment Fair (CMEF) 2013 Detailed Event Information For China Medical Equipment Fair (CMEF) 2013
China Medical Equipment Fair (CMEF) 2013 -- Biotechnology, Health Care Services, Medical Eq.
Location/Date: Shenzhen, China, China 04/17/2013 - 04/20/2013
Event Summary:
CMEF has been around for 30 years and in 2002, the show organizers opened the show to international exhibitors and visitors. CMEF is the largest medical device trade fair in Asia, taking place biannually in spring and autumn. CMEF provides U.S. exhibitors and visitors an excellent opportunity to showcase their products and services to the Chinese and other Asian markets. Concurrent with the show, CMEF provides a variety of seminars, conferences, presentations and symposia which greatly enhances the exchange of information and business development. The show hosts almost 2,000 exhibitors, over 50 from the U.S, and attracts 60,000 visitors. U.S. Commercial Service staff will be available before hand and at the show to help U.S. companies learn about the China healthcare market.

Contacts:
Lisa Huot, Trade Event Programs
Senior International Trade Specialist
Phone: 202-482-2796
Lisa.Huot@trade.gov
David Thomas, Reed Expositions

Phone: 203-840-5420
dthomas@reedexpo.com
Lena Yang, Guangzhou
Senior Commercial Specialist
Phone: 86-20 3814 5173
Lena.Yang@trade.gov