Oceans span the globe - does your Marine Technology business? Keep your company growing by devising or expanding your international export strategy. The U.S. Department of Commerce Commercial Service’s Marine Technology team can assist your company take advantage of worldwide sales opportunities.
You can find international market research, business leads, and promotional events tailored to marine technology companies below listed by the key subsectors covered by our Team:
Your company can tap a world-wide network of Commercial Specialists to help advance your international business development plans including:
We can also guide you to additional U.S. Government exporting resources including
Take action now: Contact a marine technology trade specialist, explore upcoming events and trade leads, sign up for email updates. We look forward to working with you! Locate your nearest ITA Marine Technology trade specialist.
**NEW!! - For detailed country by country analysis of Pleasure Boat markets in over 25 countries, please see the 2014 Pleasure Boat International Resource Guide. Click the cover below to download a copy!
Miami International Boat Show 2014 – Register to Meet U.S. Commercial Specialist from Around the World - Registration Deadline: Tuesday, February 11, 2014
In cooperation with the NMMA, the U.S. Commercial Service Marine Technology Team is offering SHOWTIME at the 2014 Miami International Boat Show. U.S. companies can meet one-on-one with U.S. Embassy Pleasure Boat Industry specialists from the following countries to discuss business growth strategies into these markets: Brazil, Canada, China, European Union, Korea, Mexico, Nigeria, Ukraine and the United Arab Emirates.
Advanced registration is required; appointments will be scheduled on a first come first served basis. Please register at http://go.usa.gov/BKXB Meetings will be held on Thursday, February, 13th from 3–5 pm and Friday, February 14th from 4-7 pm. For questions and for meetings with Small Business Administration (SBA) and Export Import Bank of the US (ExIm) send email to Delia Valdivia.
Oceanology International 2014
Last call to exhibit at Oceanology International 2014, the world’s premier event for marine science and ocean technology. MTS Pavilion and US Pavilions are still open, but going fast!
The US Pavilion invites companies looking to expand into Europe to take advantage of ‘USA Brand’ quality, design, innovation and durability through USA themed marketing, extensive outreach, visibility and extra promotions to key industry buyers. Just two more booths spaces are available.
Industry association and US Department of Commerce strategic partner, The Marine Technology Society (MTS) invites you to join its MTS Pavilion. In addition to significant cost savings, being in the MTS Pavilion also makes you part of the popular MTS networking social events and enjoy close collaboration with the United States Pavilion adjacently located. And beyond Oceanology, you’ll enjoy a year’s worth of valuable member benefits for your company and a number of employee designees who will gain valuable individual membership benefits as well.
For both opportunities, the U.S. Department of Commerce – U.S. Commercial Service will provide free advance show promotion throughout Europe and on-site staffing support throughout the show as well as. Complimentary consultations between US exhibitors and its trade specialists based in Europe, a joint reception with MTS and matchmaking introductions. Stay tuned for updates on these Commerce offerings and signups next month!
For more on Oceanology, click here.
|Secretary Infrastructure Business Development Mission to Brazil, Colombia and Panama -- Architectural/Constr./Engineering SVC, Airport/Ground Support Eq., Building Products, Construction Eq., Electrical Power Systems, Port/Shipbuilding Eq., Security/Safety Eq.|
The United States Secretary of Commerce will lead an Infrastructure Business Development Mission to São Paulo and Brasília, Brazil, Bogotá, Colombia and Panama City, Panama from May 12-18, 2013. This business development mission will promote U.S. exports to Brazil, Colombia and Panama by helping U.S. companies' launch or increase their business for infrastructure markets. The mission will include government and business-to-business meetings, market briefings, and networking events. In all three countries, the governments and private sector are investing significant money in infrastructure projects. As a result, the mission will focus on export-ready U.S. firms in a broad range of leading U.S. infrastructure industrial sectors with an emphasis on project management and engineering services (including construction, architecture and design), transportation (including road/highways, rail, airports and intelligent transportation systems), energy (including distribution, transmission and smart grid) and safety and security.
Companies will have two options to select from when applying for participation in this mission:
• Brazil, Colombia and Panama (May 12-18, 2013)
• Colombia and Panama (May 14-18, 2013)
The delegation will be composed of 20-25 U.S. firms representing the mission's target sectors. Representatives of the Department of Transportation (DOT), the U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA), the Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im) and the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) will be invited to participate to provide information and counseling regarding their suite of programs and services in Latin America.
|Jennifer Andberg, DOC/OSEC/OBL|
|Juan Antia, Bogota|
Senior Commercial Specialist
|Brian Brisson, Brasilia|
Senior Commercial Officer
Phone: [55-61] 3312-7330
|Daniel Crocker, OIO-WH|
|Jenna Dunay, DOC/OSEC/OBL|
|Katina Rojas Joy, DOC/OSEC/OBL|
|Cameron Werker, Bogota|
Senior Commercial Officer
|Arica Young, TPP|
International Trade Specialist
|Jeane Zuniga, Panama City|
Phone: (507) 317-5392