Helping U.S. companies export since 1980
"I was very pleased with the services offered by the U.S. Commercial Service. They did an outstanding job in organizing these matchmaking events and having high quality distributors to interview. From the outset, the strategic planning we have done with the U.S. Commercial Service and Catalyst Connection has been instrumental in growing our business internationally. I will be highly recommending these services to fellow business owners." March 2015
David Sweet, President of Mecco Partners, LLC – March 2015
Pittsburgh Startup Global
August 11th, 2015
Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh
Join the Pittsburgh Startup Global team, which is a joint effort of the U.S. Department of Commerce/International Trade Administration/U.S. Commercial Service, Carnegie Mellon University’s Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, University of Pittsburgh’s Innovation Institute, Innovation Works, Idea Foundry, and Thrill Mill for a half-day seminar on building the foundation for innovation companies to pursue international opportunities.
Gates Center, Rashid Auditorium at Carnegie Mellon University
5000 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Tuesday, August 11th, 2015
Join the U.S. Commercial Service for an excellent opportunity to explore and develop African markets. Trade Winds – Africa, September 14-21, 2015, is both a business forum and trade mission designed to assist U.S. companies understand market conditions and opportunities in Africa and to meet with potential partners and customers. Trade Winds – Africa’s business forum will take place in South Africa with mission stops in in Angola, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Mozambique, Nigeria, and Tanzania.
As part of Trade Winds – Africa, participants will:
For more information please visit: http://export.gov/pennsylvania/tradewinds/index.asp
Compete, Win, and Expand Your Business
Plan to attend this unprecedented national series of conferences designed to help U.S. businesses expand sales, penetrate new markets, and boost their bottom line through exports. Reserve your spot now at a Discover Global Markets event in 2015.
At Each Discover Global Markets Conference, you will:
Who Should Attend?
Connect to international customers via digital innovation, social media and mobile marketing
Dallas/Ft. Worth, TX
Explore the e-commerce and digital strategies most important to American product and service exporters. Pre-schedule one-on-one meetings with U.S. Commercial Diplomats from The Baltics, Brazil, Canada, China, Chile, Eastern Europe, European Union, France, Germany, Italy, Nigeria, The Nordics, Portugal, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, UAE, The United Kingdom.
Capturing Export Opportunities from Seoul to Santiago
Orange County, CA
Learn what consumers are buying, and how to sell to them. Pre-schedule one-on-one meetings with U.S. Commercial Diplomats from Australia, Burma, China, India, Japan, Southeast Asia, South Korea, Central America, Colombia, Chile, Canada, Mexico
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Laura Hellstern: Laura.Hellstern@trade.gov
About the U.S. Commercial Service in Pittsburgh
The U.S. Commercial Service in Pittsburgh is your first stop on the road to exporting success. With over 30 years of experience assisting Western and Central Pennsylvania exporters, our trade specialists provide you with the knowledge and support you need to start or expand your export markets.
The U.S. Commercial Service assists U.S. companies in exporting in many different ways, with most assistance falling in the following categories:
The U.S. Commercial Service in Pittsburgh covers the exporting needs of 36 counties in Western, and parts of Central, PA. Our complete county coverage includes: Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Bedford, Blair, Butler, Cambria, Cameron, Clarion, Centre, Clearfield, Clinton, Crawford, Elk, Erie, Fayette, Forest, Fulton, Green, Huntingdon, Indiana, Jefferson, Juniata, Lawrence, Mercer, McKean, Mifflin, Perry, Potter, Somerset, Snyder, Union, Venango, Warren, Washington, and Westmoreland.