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:
In-Depth Market Data and Statistics
Creating Market Entry Strategies
Identifying and Evaluating potential partners
Regulations and Customs Navigation
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.
|Oceanology International China 2014 -- Computer Software, Electronic Components, Environmental Technologies, Laboratory Scientific Instruments, Oil/Gas/Mineral Prod/Explor Serv., Port/Shipbuilding Eq., Renewable Energy Eq., Telecommunications Eq., Water Resources Eq./Services|
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U.S. companies involved in the marine technology and ocean science community should consider exhibiting in Oceanology International China 2014, which will be held September 3-5, 2014, at INTEX in Shanghai, China. Now held for the second time in China, Oceanology International China 2014 will be the only forum in Asia where industry, academia and government share knowledge and connect with the marine technology and ocean science community, improving their strategies for measuring, exploiting, protecting and operating in the world's oceans. Oceanology International China 2014 will provide the opportunity to capitalize on China's rapidly growing offshore energy and marine industries.
China's most recent five-year plan was the first to include a dedicated chapter on marine development, highlighting the country's intent to explore its vast marine potential. In its latest budget, the Chinese Government has boosted funding for oceanography, particularly in exploration, research and deep-sea technologies. Oceanology International China 2014 will hold concurrent conferences on Developing Marine Energy Research, with a focus on the latest technologies and services for developing marine renewable energy, and Marine-Based Aquaculture, with a focus on sustainability. Additional topics at Oceanology International China 2014 will be Unmanned Underwater Vehicles; Underwater Positioning and Metrology; Hydrography & Geophysics - Offshore Site Investigations; and Ocean Observing Systems.
More than 192 exhibitors from 22 countries participated in Oceanology International China 2013. Join the more than 150 exhibitors which will showcase, meet and find business opportunities with professionals and decision-makers in China's ocean sector at Oceanology International China 2014. Exhibiting will be manufactures and service providers in the following product sectors:
Marine Component & Equipment Manufacturers:
• Echo Sounders;
• Sensors such as electro-mechanical, vibration monitoring and remote sensing;
• Tide Gauges;
• Hydrological Instruments;
• Magnets & Magnetometers;
• Meters & Metering Systems;
• Navigation Devices;
• Sampling Devices;
• Communication Devices; and
• Platforms such as AUV, ROV, Buoys.
Marine Service Providers:
• Physical Oceanography;
• Chemical Oceanography;
• Biological Oceanography;
• Geophysics & Geotechnics;
• Hydrographic Survey;
• Navigation & Positing;
• Communications; and Diving.
Marine Full Service Contractors:
• Offshore Contractor;
• Defense Integrator;
• Subsea Engineering; and
|Vivien Bao, Shanghai|
|Ray Filbert, Reed Exhibitions|
|Deborah Semb, Trade Event Programs|
Senior International Trade Specialist
|Clarke Zhang, Shanghai|
Trade Event Manager/Coordinator