U.S. Department of Commerce

Harlem U.S. Export Assistance Center

Spring 2013 Newsletter

Welcome to our latest newsletter!  Check out some of the upcoming events and activities that may be of interest to you.  If you feel that your clients, customers, or anyone may benefit from these informative programs, please feel free to pass this along to them.  For more information on our programs and solutions, please visit the Harlem U.S. Export Assistance Center, Here are some of the exciting international business programs that are right around the corner. If you, especially those in Brooklyn, the Bronx, Queens, and Upper Manhattan, have any upcoming international trade programs and events that you would like included in future newsletters, please let us know.


April 8-9, 2013- Asia-Pacific Business Outlook Conference, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA - The Asia / Pacific Business Outlook, hosted by the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, with the full support of the U.S. Commercial Service, is the longest running, most successful regional conference of its kind focusing specifically on Asian markets. For more information, conference schedule, agendas, and registration, click here.

April 23-24 – Access the Western Hemisphere International Trade Conference, Minneapolis, MN - The Minnesota District Export Council, in cooperation with the U.S. Commercial Service, is pleased to present Access the Western Hemisphere Conference, This annual conference will bring 10 Senior Commercial Diplomats covering over 15 markets across the Western Hemisphere. For registration and additional information, please click here.

May 1-2, 2013 – ACCESS 2013 International Trade Forum, San Diego, CA – A unique opportunity to hear directly from U.S. Commercial Service officers serving in some of the world’s fastest growing economies. ACCESS 2013 can help your company identify new export markets and opportunities in Africa, the Middle East and South Asia, obtain the resources necessary to succeed in these markets, and develop market entry strategies. For more information, or to register, click here.

June 4-5 – Gateway to Europe International Trade Conference, Minneapolis, MN- The Minnesota District Export Council, in cooperation with the U.S. Commercial Service, is pleased to present the Gateway to Europe conference, This annual conference will bring more than 25 Senior Commercial Diplomats and U.S. international trade officials covering the European, Russian and Turkish markets. Click here for registration and additional information.


May 13-17, 2013– World Trade Week NYC 2013-. The New York City tri-state region’s trade and transportation community celebrates World Trade Week by offering a full agenda of educational seminars, global business networking events and the Awards Breakfast that recognizes the exemplary achievements by practitioners in the field. Visit World Trade Week NYC 2013 for more information and event updates.

May 16, 2013 – Queens Business Expo, Citi Field, Flushing, NY- The Queens Chamber Business Expo is the largest trade show in Queens with over 1,000 business people in attendance. Visit the Queens Chamber of Commerce for more information and updates.


With offices in more than 100 U.S. cities and 80 countries across the globe, the U.S. Commercial Service offers U.S. companies exporting information, advice and cost-effective end-to-end international business solutions. Tune in to our webinars, including Selling Medical Equipment in Brazil on March 19, For a complete list of webinars and as well as additional international trade events, trade shows and trade missions, such as the Infrastructure Business Development Trade Mission to Brazil, Colombia, and Panama taking place May 12-18, please visit www.export.gov


Contact KL or David if you are looking to export overseas, and for information on our programs and solutions,.

U.S. Department of Commerce

Harlem U.S. Export Assistance Center

163 West 125th Street, Suite 901

New York, NY 10027

Phone: (212) 860-6200

Fax: (212) 860-6203

Email: office.harlem@trade.gov

*We serve Brooklyn, Queens, the Bronx, and Upper Manhattan (96th Street and above)”

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