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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 AIMEX 2013 (DOC Certified Event) Detailed Event Information For AIMEX 2013 (DOC Certified Event)
AIMEX 2013 (DOC Certified Event) -- Environmental Technologies, Mining Industry Eq., Non-Ferrous Metals, Pollution Control Eq., Port/Shipbuilding Eq., Renewable Energy Eq., Railroad Eq., Water Resources Eq./Services
Location/Date: Sydney, Australia 08/20/2013 - 08/23/2013
Event Summary:
AIMEX – the largest mining event in the Asia-Pacific region – will be held from 20-23 August 2013 at the Sydney Showground, Sydney Olympic Park. Exhibitor sales now open – Exhibit in AIMEX 2013 AIMEX covers it all; it is an internationally recognized platform that showcases the latest technology, equipment and services for coal and metalliferous mining operations – offering a unique opportunity for leading suppliers and buyers to do business face-to-face, stay abreast of the latest trends, network with industry colleagues and learn through the AIMEX educational program and events.

Contacts:
John Kanawati, Sydney
Commercial Specialist
Phone: 61-2-9373 9207
John.Kanawati@trade.gov
Kevin Haley, Trade Event Programs
Senior International Trade Specialist
Phone: 202-482-6434
Kevin.Haley@trade.gov
David Thomas, Reed Exhibitons

Phone: 203-840-5420
dthomas@reedexpo.com
Joan Williams, Kallman Worldwide

Phone: 201-251-2600x115
JoanW@kallman.com
Donna Carter, Perth
Commerce Specialist
Phone: 61-8-6144-5149
Donna.Carter@trade.gov