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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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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 WEBINAR SERIES: MEXICO'S INFRASTRUCTURE OPPORTUNITIES 2013-2018 Detailed Event Information For WEBINAR SERIES: MEXICO'S INFRASTRUCTURE OPPORTUNITIES 2013-2018
WEBINAR SERIES: MEXICO'S INFRASTRUCTURE OPPORTUNITIES 2013-2018 -- Architectural/Constr./Engineering SVC, Airport/Ground Support Eq., Construction Eq., Environmental Technologies, Oil/Gas/Mineral Prod/Explor Serv., Port/Shipbuilding Eq., Railroad Eq., Telecommunications Eq., Transportation Serv. (other than Aviation), Water Resources Eq./Services
Pre-Register for this event
Location/Date: Mexico City, Mexico 08/22/2013 - 08/22/2013
Event Summary:
The U.S. Commercial Service in Mexico, the U.S. Trade Development Agency, the Export Import Bank and the U.S. Department of Commerce's Trade Americas Team, invite you to join a series of webinars organized to promote business opportunities for U.S. companies offering competitive infrastructure related products and services. This webinar series will be held on a monthly basis to explore promising sectors in Mexico, such as construction, engineering and transportation; energy and new environmental technologies; and information and telecommunication technologies. Check out upcoming webinars! - Mexico's Infrastructure Opportunities 2013-2018 - Thursday, August 22 - 2PM, EST - Mexico: A Market for Water and Environmental Technologies - Climate Change & Legislation - Thursday, September 5 - 2PM, EST - The Demand for Information and Telecommunication Technologies in Mexico - Thursday, September 26 - 2PM, EST - Mexico's 6 year Energy Plan: Opportunities in Oil & Gas, Electric Power and Renewables - Thursday, October 24 - 2PM, EST - New Airport Projects In Mexico - Thursday, November 21 - 2 PM, EST

Contacts:
Wanda Barquin, South Asia/Oceania
Commercial Officer
Phone: (202) 482-1270
Wanda.Barquin@trade.gov
Kate Bishop, Export Import Bank of the U.S.

Phone: (202) 565-3698
Kate Bishop <kate.bishop@exim.gov>
Keith Eischeid, U.S. Trade and Development Agency

Phone: (703) 875-4357
KEischeid@ustda.gov
Diego Gattesco, Wheeling
Senior International Trade Specialist
Phone: 304 243 5493
Diego.Gattesco@trade.gov
Adrian Orta, Mexico City
Commercial Specialist
Phone: 52-55-5080-2000 ext 5220
Adrian.Orta@trade.gov