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

Dates:

  • 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
Jing.wei@trade.gov

Shanghai Stop
Ms. Stellar Chu
021 6279 8726
Stellar.chu@trade.gov

Wuhan Stop
Ms. Wang Jing
027 8555 7791 – 808
Jing.wang@trade.gov

Chengdu Stop
Ms. Fan Li
028 8558 3992
li.fan@trade.gov

Shenyang Stop
Ms. Andrea Shen
024 2322 1198
Andrea.Shen@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