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.
|Stopfakes Roadshow -- Audio/Visual Eq., Consumer Electronics, Cosmetics/Toiletries, Computers/Peripherals, Defense Industry Eq., General Industrial Eq./Supplies, Medical Eq., Renewable Energy Eq., Robotics, Telecommunications Eq.|
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This Stopfakes Roadshow for small and medium sized businesses includes strategies for protecting and enforcing intellectual property when exporting to foreign markets and advice for avoiding common pitfalls. Participants will have the chance to ask export questions involving patents, trade secrets, trademarks, copyrights and domain names. At the conclusion of the program, participants can take advantage of one-on-one consultations with intellectual property experts to get targeted advice. Small and medium-sized businesses in particular will benefit from this unique opportunity. Trade experts and attorneys from the Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration (ITA) and the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) are the speakers that will be providing information on how companies and individuals can protect and enforce intellectual property to get the most out of exporting abroad.
|Karen Parker, Austin|