Welcome to U.S. Department of Commerce’s Safety and Security Team website! This website is your resource for market research reports, trade leads, and event information designed to help you succeed internationally. Our worldwide team of Specialists, located throughout the Unites States at 100 Export Assistance Centers and in more than 72 American Embassies and Consulates worldwide, are dedicated to help you increase your export sales. We are the safety and security industry’s primary export assistance resource and should be your first point of contact if you are looking to develop your business abroad.
Our Specialists can help you understand global markets, develop international marketing plans, meet buyers at international trade shows, and much more. Learn more about what we can do for you:
If your company is not currently working with our team member at your local U.S. Export Assistance Center, please contact your local safety and security Specialist today to discuss your international business needs and learn how we can assist you with your export objectives.
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Show: SHOT Show
Dates: January 14-17, 2014
Location: Las Vegas, NV
Description: The largest and most comprehensive trade show for all professionals involved with the shooting sports, hunting, and law enforcement industries. For more information, please visit http://shotshow.org/ or contact Sam.Tsoming@trade.gov.
Dates: January 19-21, 2014
Location: Dubai, UAE
Description: Renowned as the region’s largest and most comprehensive trade and networking exhibition for the safety & security industries, Intersec 2014 offers you a unique spectrum of products from the fields of commercial activity, information security, fire and rescue, safety & health, homeland security, and policing. For more information, please visit http://www.intersecexpo.com/frankfurt/18/for-visitors/welcome.aspx or contact Ashok.Ghosh@trade.gov.
Show: Secutech 2014 – The International Exhibition and Conference for Electronic Security, Information Security, Fire and Safety
Dates: March 19-21, 2014
Location: Taipei, Taiwan
Description: Secutech gathers distributors, dealers, and end-users from around the world. The Show houses a broad spectrum of security products and services from components and software to total solutions, and is acknowledged by industry players as the major security business platform that bridges key original manufacturers and buyers. For more information, please visit http://www.secutech.com or contact Cindy.Chang@trade.gov.
Show: ISNR 2014
Dates: April 1-3, 2014
Location: Abu Dhabi, UAE
Description: The homeland security show for the Middle East and North Africa. The show features the following technologies: homeland security, information security, and critical infrastructure security. For more information, please visit http://www.isnrabudhabi.com/portal/home.aspx or contact George.Messiha@trade.gov.
Show: ExpoSeguridad Mexico 2014
Dates: April 8-10, 2014
Location: Mexico City, Mexico
Description: Mexico’s most important security show, ExpoSeguridad has rapidly become an event with international appeal, as evidenced by attendance from more than 28 countries, including many in Central America and the Caribbean. The Team will offer its popular Catalog Exhibition at the Show this year. More details to follow. For more information on ExpoSeguridad, please visit http://www.exposeguridadmexico.com/en/ or contact Jorge.Arce@trade.gov.
|Trade Mission to Central America -- Trade Americas - Opportunities in Central America Conference -- Building Products, Construction Eq., Laboratory Scientific Instruments, Medical Eq., Security/Safety Eq.|
The United States Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration, U.S. and Foreign Commercial Service (USFCS) is organizing a trade mission to Central America, in conjunction with the Trade Americas - Opportunities in Central America Conference in San Jose, Costa Rica. U.S. trade mission delegation members will arrive in San Jose on or before July 15, 2013, to attend the opening ceremony of the Trade Americas - Opportunities in Central America Conference. On July 15-19, 2013 trade mission participants will take part in business-to-business meetings in up to two markets in Central America in the following countries: El Salvador, Honduras, Guatemala, Costa Rica, and potentially Belize and Nicaragua.
The 2013 Trade Americas - Opportunities in Central America Conference includes an Americas focused business conference consisting of regional and industry specific conference sessions as well as pre-arranged consultations with Commercial Officers representing commercial markets throughout the region. The trade mission to Central America will provide participants with the opportunity to conduct business-to-business meetings with firms in El Salvador, Honduras, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Belize and Nicaragua.
The mission is open to U.S. companies from a cross section of industries with growing potential in Central America, but focusing on best prospects such as construction equipment/road building machinery, medical equipment and devices/laboratory scientific instruments, and safety and security equipment.
The combination of the Trade Americas - Opportunities in Central America Conference and the trade mission to Central America will provide participants with substantive knowledge and strategies for entering or expanding their business across the Central America region.
|Diego Gattesco, Wheeling|
Senior International Trade Specialist
Phone: 304 243 5493
|Jessica Gordon, Jackson|
International Trade Specialist
Phone: (601) 373-0784
|Maria Rivera, San Salvador|
Senior Commercial Specialist
Phone: 011 503 2501 2999 x 3060