Travel and Tourism

Travel and Tourism: Attracting More International Visitors to the USA

The Commercial Service helps U.S. tourism companies including promotion bureaus, CVBs, hotels, tour operators, and more to capture international business. We support you through the activities of our Travel & Tourism (T&T) Team comprised of tourism specialists throughout the U.S.

Team members 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:

Highlights and Upcoming Events:

Wow! OUTDOOR FUN | China | September 8-18, 2015

The U.S. Commercial Service and Visit USA China committee is organizing a China-wide Tourism Promotion Mission (WoW!) focusing on Outdoor Fun in Shanghai, Chengdu, Wuhan, Shenyang and Beijing from September 8th to September 17th, 2015 for U.S. tourism clients and trade promoters including U.S. CVBs, State tourism agencies, airlines, tour operators and other tourism suppliers, service providers and promotion entities.

The WoW Outdoor Mission Offers:

  • Develop U.S. tourism client relationships with local key governmental contacts
  • Develop U.S. tourism client relationships with local major outbound tour industries, including tour operators
  • Identify and establish U.S. tourism client presence in China’s best prospective tourism markets
  • Promote U.S. tourism interests
  • Promote U.S. and China trade relationship


  • September 8 – Shanghai
  • September 10 – Chengdu
  • September 14 – Wuhan
  • September 16 – Shenyang
  • September 18 – Beijing

Participation Fee / Each City:

  • VisitUSA China Committee Members: $800.00
  • None-VisitUSA China Committee Members: $1000.00

Learn more about the event by clicking here.

Contacts for each city:

Beijing Stop
Ms. Wei Jing
010 8531 4296
18614095876 / 13810497254

Shanghai Stop
Ms. Stellar Chu
021 6279 8726

Wuhan Stop
Ms. Wang Jing
027 8555 7791 – 808

Chengdu Stop
Ms. Fan Li
028 8558 3992

Shenyang Stop
Ms. Andrea Shen
024 2322 1198


Detailed Event Information For International Tourism and Travel Show - U.S. Pavilion Detailed Event Information For International Tourism and Travel Show - U.S. Pavilion
International Tourism and Travel Show - U.S. Pavilion -- Travel and Tourism Industries
Location/Date: Montreal, Canada 10/19/2012 - 10/21/2012
Event Summary:
The U.S. Commercial Service in Montreal is proud to host a U.S. Pavilion at the International Tourism and Travel Show taking place in Montreal, on October 19 - 21, 2012. For over 20 years, the International Tourism & Travel Show in Montreal, Canada has been the meeting place for travelers, travel agents and industry members. More than 200 countries and destinations will be represented by their tourism offices, tour operators or travel agents. This is a great opportunity for U.S. destinations to attend this unique show in North America. Exhibitors will be able to increase their exposure, create numerous contacts and learn about the newest travel and tourism trends. Over 37,000 visitors will be attend this 3 day event and over 98% of them intend to purchase their next vacation in the coming year. 35% of visitors intend to purchase a vacation at the show! As a participant of the U.S. Pavilion at the International Tourism & Travel Show 2012 will benefit from the following: 1. Discounted registration rate of US$1950 per U.S. Participant; 2. Event promotion on the official U.S. Commercial Service Canada website; 3. Targeted marketing campaign which includes email and website promotion that will provide exposure for your destination; 4. Networking opportunity at the U.S. Consulate geneal's V.I.P. reception with key trade contacts; 5. Media event opportunity to promote your destination to a select group of industry media. To register as an Exhibitor at the ITTS or for more information please contact: Sue Bissi Travel and Tourism Specialist U.S. Consulate General Montreal Tel: 514-908-3673

Sue Bissi, Montreal
Commercial Assistant
Phone: 514-398-9695 ext. 2273; Direct 514-908-3673