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 Webinar: Medical Export Opportunities in Central America Detailed Event Information For Webinar: Medical Export Opportunities in Central America
Webinar: Medical Export Opportunities in Central America -- Dental Eq., Drugs/Pharmaceuticals, Electronics Industry Prod/Test Eq., Electronic Components, Medical Eq., Plastics Materials/Resins, Used/Reconditioned Eq.
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Location/Date: Jackson, MS, United States 04/26/2013 - 04/26/2013
Event Summary:
Come hear an informative Webinar to promote business opportunities for U.S. companies offering competitive medical-related devices, pharmaceuticals, medicines, vitamins, nutritional supplements, dental and natural products, and services to the Central America Region. Central America is a growing market for United States exports, and U.S. products are highly valued in the region. In 2011 the U.S. exported over $31 billion worth of goods to Central America. Join this webinar to hear directly from industry experts on the vast medical-related projects throughout the region! Hosted by The U.S. Department of Commerce's Trade Americas and Healthcare Technology Teams.

Contacts:
Diego Gattesco, Wheeling
Senior International Trade Specialist
Phone: 304 243 5493
Diego.Gattesco@trade.gov
Jessica Gordon, Jackson
International Trade Specialist
Phone: (601) 373-0784
Jessica.Gordon@trade.gov
Maria Rivera, San Salvador
Senior Commercial Specialist
Phone: 011 503 2501 2999 x 3060
Maria.Rivera@trade.gov