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Welcome to our international Manufacturing page. It provides the most recent market research, trade leads and event information. Our worldwide team of Manufacturing 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.

What is new in the Manufacturing Industry?

The Manufacturing industry has been a cornerstone 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.

Market Research

Trade Events

  • NPE 2012 – The International Plastics Showcase, Orlando, FL April 2-5, 2012. Showtime and Executive Matchmaking services available. For details: http://export.gov/main/industry/manufacturing/eg_main_044491.asp
  • International Woodworking Show 2012 – August 22-25th, 2012, World Trade Center Atlanta, Georgia. Showtime services available. For details please click here.

Past Webinars

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Detailed Event Information For POWER-GEN International 2012 Detailed Event Information For POWER-GEN International 2012
POWER-GEN International 2012 -- Architectural/Constr./Engineering SVC, Air Conditioning/Refrigeration Eq., Electronics Industry Prod/Test Eq., Electrical Power Systems, Environmental Technologies, Process Controls - Industrial, Renewable Energy Eq.
Location/Date: Orlando, FL, United States 12/11/2012 - 12/13/2012
Event Summary:
Power-Gen International is the world's largest exhibition designed to connect suppliers with influential decision makers. The show focuses on the following industry sectors: gas turbines, boilers, engines, boiler and feed water treatment services, control and instrumentation systems, generators, plant electrical systems, pumps, valves, blowers, bearings, cooling towers and condensers, etc. The Commercial Service will: - provide a pre-travel briefing to all delegates - assist delegates find U.S. suppliers - arrange hotel and travel packages - assist with VISA application procedures where necessary

Contacts:
Jennifer Lindsey, PennWell Corporation

Phone: (918) 832-9313
JenniferL@pennwell.com
Mark Wells, Trade Event Programs
Senior International Trade Specialist
Phone: (202) 482-0904
Mark.Wells@trade.gov