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:

Travel & Tourism Show | Chile | August 10-11, 2015

Join the U.S. Commercial Service and BrandUSA to explore opportunities to promote U.S. tourism in Chile – the only Visa Waiver country in Latin America. Be a part of this Business Development Program. Each participating company will receive:

  • One-on-one meetings with tour operators
  • Round table presentations for travel agents
  • Participation in all related events
  • A conference call with trade experts stationed in Chile and, optionally, Argentina and Uruguay, to review your specific goals and objectives.
  • U.S. Embassy rates with local hotel (must book through U.S. Commercial Service, e-mail us for details)

Dates: August 10-11, 2015
Cost:
$1.000.00 per company
Learn more
about the event by clicking here.
Register for the event
: isabel.valenzuela@trade.gov


Detailed Event Information For Navigating the Argentine Market Detailed Event Information For Navigating the Argentine Market
Navigating the Argentine Market -- Agricultural Machinery & Eq., Food Processing/Packaging Eq., Medical Eq., Mining Industry Eq., Renewable Energy Eq., Security/Safety Eq., Telecommunications Services, Travel and Tourism Industries
Pre-Register for this event
Location/Date: Buenos Aires, Argentina 07/11/2013 - 07/11/2013
Event Summary:
Navigating the Argentine Market is a webinar that will take place Thrusday, July 11 at 2pm est. The U.S. Commercial Service in Argentina, the International Trade Administration's Office of South America, and the U.S. Department of Commerce's Trade Americas Team, invite you to join a webinar organized to promote business opportunities and facilitate an open dialogue between U.S. companies and country experts in Argentina. Participants will have the opportunity to: • Take part in a focused dialogue on business issues in Argentina and the surrounding countries of Uruguay and Paraguay • Talk one-on-one with Senior Commercial Officer for the U.S. Commercial Service Argentina, James Koloditch • Gain knowledge on the nuts and bolts in exporting to Argentina, including trade barriers and import license restrictions • Hear from a U.S. company about their experience exporting to Argentina Agenda: 2-2:05: Welcome and Introduction: Shannon Christenbury, U.S. Commercial Service, Charlotte, N.C. 2:05-2:30 : Country Snapshot: Reality of Doing Business in Argentina: James Koloditch, Senior Commercial Officer, U.S. Embassy, Argentina 2:30-2:40: Nuts and bolts of Exporting to Argentina, Candid Look at Trade Barriers and Import Restrictions: Ashley Rosen, Argentina Desk Officer, Office of South America 2:40-2:50: Company Testimonial, Reality of Doing Business in Argentina: Jim Thomas, Mate Precision Tooling 2:50-3:00: Q&A

Contacts:
Shannon Christenbury, Charlotte
Senior International Trade Specialist
Phone: 704-333-4886 x 225
Shannon.Christenbury@trade.gov
Diego Gattesco, Wheeling
Senior International Trade Specialist
Phone: 304 243 5493
Diego.Gattesco@trade.gov