Welcome to our international Industrial Equipment and Supplies page. It provides the most recent market research, trade leads and event information. Our worldwide team of Trade Specialists is prepared to assist in increasing your export sales. With team members in key manufacturing regions of the U.S. and in foreign markets, trade specialists and industry experts are standing ready to aid your firm.
With the depreciation of the U.S. dollar against the Euro, many small and medium-sized manufacturers are beginning to explore opportunities to increase market share outside of the U.S.
This industry has been a big part of the U.S. economy for decades, and has provided well paying jobs for a variety of skill levels. The industry’s position is now challenged by global competition, changes in technology, and worldwide economic conditions. To maintain this important sector of the U.S. economy, we strive to provide assistance to increase the industry’s competitiveness.
|EMO Hannover 2013 -- Iron/Steel, Machine Tools/Metalworking Eq.|
EMO Hannover 2013 is the largest diversified metalworking industrial technology exhibition in Europe with an expected number of 2,200 exhibitors and 170,000 visitors from 44 countries. The Commerce Department forecasts around 70 U.S. exhibitors at EMO Hannover 2013 which focuses on meeting demanding buyers.
The show will include the latest machines and efficient technical solutions, product-related services, sustainability in manufacturing for modern metalworking technology. The shows main focus is on cutting and forming machine tools, manufacturing systems, precision tools, automated material flow, computer technology, industrial electronics, and parts and accessories.
Germany's $10 billion metal working and machinery sectors, the largest in the European Union, offer a strong market for innovative U.S. materials and equipment. The market also offers good prospects for highly sophisticated or innovative U.S. peripheral instrumentation, equipment and machinery.
|Kevin Haley, Trade Event Programs|
Senior International Trade Specialist
|Klaus Jonas, Dusseldorf|
|Robin Estey, Hannover Fairs, Inc.|