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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 EXPO CONSTRUCTO 2013 Detailed Event Information For EXPO CONSTRUCTO 2013
EXPO CONSTRUCTO 2013 -- Architectural/Constr./Engineering SVC, Composite Materials, Construction Eq., Environmental Technologies, Lawn/Garden Eq., Tools - Hand/Power
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Location/Date: Monterrey, Mexico 08/22/2013 - 08/24/2013
Event Summary:
CONSTRUCTO 2013 in its sixteen editions is the consolidated trade fair for finishings, hardware, facilities, machinery, equipment, construction materials, chemical products, projects, publications, series and technology. Visitors are 71% owners, managers, directors with decision capabilities. The U. S. Commercial Service will be hosting an U. S. pavilion offering additional services to US exporters including educational sessions and Gold Key matchmaking with potential distributors. Standard size booth price is 20% off regular price if registered through our office before the June 30th deadline.

Contacts:
Adrian Orta, Mexico City
Commercial Specialist
Phone: 52-55-5080-2000 ext 5220
Adrian.Orta@trade.gov
John Howell, Monterrey
Principal Commercial Officer
Phone: +52 81 8047 3223
john.howell@trade.gov
Mario Vidana, Monterrey
Commerce Specialist
Phone: 528180473118
Mario.Vidana@trade.gov