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 Navigating the Argentine Market Detailed Event Information For Navigating the Argentine Market
Navigating the Argentine Market -- Agricultural Machinery & Eq., Food Processing/Packaging Eq., Medical Eq., Mining Industry Eq., Renewable Energy Eq., Security/Safety Eq., Telecommunications Services, Travel and Tourism Industries
Pre-Register for this event
Location/Date: Buenos Aires, Argentina 07/11/2013 - 07/11/2013
Event Summary:
Navigating the Argentine Market is a webinar that will take place Thrusday, July 11 at 2pm est. The U.S. Commercial Service in Argentina, the International Trade Administration's Office of South America, and the U.S. Department of Commerce's Trade Americas Team, invite you to join a webinar organized to promote business opportunities and facilitate an open dialogue between U.S. companies and country experts in Argentina. Participants will have the opportunity to: • Take part in a focused dialogue on business issues in Argentina and the surrounding countries of Uruguay and Paraguay • Talk one-on-one with Senior Commercial Officer for the U.S. Commercial Service Argentina, James Koloditch • Gain knowledge on the nuts and bolts in exporting to Argentina, including trade barriers and import license restrictions • Hear from a U.S. company about their experience exporting to Argentina Agenda: 2-2:05: Welcome and Introduction: Shannon Christenbury, U.S. Commercial Service, Charlotte, N.C. 2:05-2:30 : Country Snapshot: Reality of Doing Business in Argentina: James Koloditch, Senior Commercial Officer, U.S. Embassy, Argentina 2:30-2:40: Nuts and bolts of Exporting to Argentina, Candid Look at Trade Barriers and Import Restrictions: Ashley Rosen, Argentina Desk Officer, Office of South America 2:40-2:50: Company Testimonial, Reality of Doing Business in Argentina: Jim Thomas, Mate Precision Tooling 2:50-3:00: Q&A

Contacts:
Shannon Christenbury, Charlotte
Senior International Trade Specialist
Phone: 704-333-4886 x 225
Shannon.Christenbury@trade.gov
Diego Gattesco, Wheeling
Senior International Trade Specialist
Phone: 304 243 5493
Diego.Gattesco@trade.gov