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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 Export Controls: Awareness and Application Detailed Event Information For Export Controls: Awareness and Application
Export Controls: Awareness and Application -- Aircraft/Aircraft Parts, Airport/Ground Support Eq., Aviation Services, Defense Industry Eq., Electronics Industry Prod/Test Eq., General Science & Technology, Robotics, Telecommunications Eq.
Pre-Register for this event
Location/Date: Redmond, WA, United States 07/09/2014 - 07/10/2014
Event Summary:
Back by popular demand, this year we return to a summer, two-day program, July 9-10 at Microsoft headquarters in Redmond, WA. Get the latest updates on export control reform, and discuss recent legal updates and best practices in export compliance. Discover through actual case examples why these export controls are so important and how our nation's adversaries attempt to violate them. This fast-paced seminar is geared toward both new and experienced export control professionals. Cost: $315.

Contacts:
Diane Mooney, Seattle
USEAC Director
Phone: 206-553-5615,ext. 236
Diane.Mooney@trade.gov