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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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View a Trade Data Snapshot

Below are links to view trade data snapshots for selected NAICS codes. Additional trade data is available through the TradeStats Express Database.


Detailed Event Information For A Direct Market Entry Strategy for Mexico Detailed Event Information For A Direct Market Entry Strategy for Mexico
A Direct Market Entry Strategy for Mexico -- Aircraft/Aircraft Parts, Automotive Parts/Services Eq., Dental Eq., Electronics Industry Prod/Test Eq., General Industrial Eq./Supplies, Iron/Steel, Medical Eq., Machine Tools/Metalworking Eq., Plastics Production Machinery, Plastics Materials/Resins
Pre-Register for this event
Location/Date: Monterrey, Mexico 01/11/2013 - 01/11/2013
Event Summary:
The Direct Market Entry Strategy webinar is a tool for NTM and NTE U. S. companies considering Mexico as their first stop in their global journey. This webinar is an excellent opportunity to help them decide whether Indirect or Direct market entry is best for their business.

Contacts:
Mario Vidana, Monterrey
Commerce Specialist
Phone: 528180473118
Mario.Vidana@trade.gov