Safety & Security

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 U.S. Embassies and U.S. 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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**NEW!! - For detailed country by country analysis of safety and security markets in over 52 countries, please see the 2013-2014 Safety and Security Resource Guide. Click the cover below to download a copy!

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Detailed Event Information For Critical Infrastructure Protection Market Overview Detailed Event Information For Critical Infrastructure Protection Market Overview
Critical Infrastructure Protection Market Overview -- Information Services, Security/Safety Eq., Telecommunications Eq., Telecommunications Services
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Location/Date: Chicago, IL, United States 05/21/2013 - 05/21/2013
Event Summary:
Join on May 21st at 12 PM ET/9 AM PT for this FREE webinar to learn about booming demand for Critical Infrastructure Protection systems, services, and applications across the Middle East - specifically focusing on $37.5 billion in homeland security spending in Saudi Arabia and $36 billion in critical infrastructure in Kuwait! The discussion will feature senior U.S. Department of Commerce diplomats and industry experts speaking to relevant opportunities in both Saudi Arabia and Kuwait. Don't miss this great opportunity to learn about the market and U.S. Department of Commerce programs available to support U.S. companies in the region!

Amer Kayani,
Senior Commercial Officer
Phone: (+966-11) 488-3800 ext.4159
Erik Hunt, Riyadh
Deputy Senior Commercial Officer
Phone: +966-(0)11- 488-3800 x 4966
Aileen Nandi, San Salvador
Regional Senior Commercial Officer
Phone: +503 2501 3070
Jessica Dulkadir, Trade Event Programs
International Trade Specialist
Phone: 202-482-2026
Dao Le, Abu Dhabi
Commercial Officer
Michael Marangell, Chicago
Senior International Trade Specialist
Phone: 312-353-5097