Upcoming Missions

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Thursday, August 8, 2013

Wastewater Business Development Mission to China
June 11-17

The United States Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration (ITA), is organizing an Executive-led Wastewater Treatment Business Development Mission to Beijing, Nanjing, and Guangzhou China. This mission is a follow-up to an April 2015 Smart Cities - Smart Growth Business Development Mission to China led by Secretary Pritzker. This mission will promote U.S. exports to China by supporting U.S. companies in launching or increasing their business in the marketplace products and services relating to wastewater treatment, including industrial wastewater treatment.

Contacts:
Pamela Kirkland at (202) 482-3587 or Pamela.Kirkland@trade.gov or
Jay Biggs at +86 10 8531-4325 or Jay.Biggs@trade.gov.

Application deadline is May 1, 2017


Cyber-Security Trade Mission to Canada

September 11-14

The United States Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration (ITA), is organizing a Cyber Security Trade mission to three locations in Canada: Toronto, Ottawa and Montreal, September 11-14, 2017. The purpose of the mission is to introduce U.S. firms to Canada’s expanding opportunities within the Cyber Security industry, and to assist U.S. companies in pursuing export opportunities in this sector. The mission is designed for all U.S. firms and organizations who play a part in the industry, regardless of specific niche. This mission will also help U.S. companies already doing business within the Canadian market to increase their footprint and broaden their business interests.

Contacts:
Gemal Brangman at (202) 482-3773 or Gemal.Brangman@trade.gov
Tracey Ford at (613) 688-5406 or Tracey.Ford@trade.gov

Application deadline is June 30, 2017
 

Sustainable Building and Construction Trade Mission to Mexico
October 16-20

The United States Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration, is organizing a Sustainable Construction Trade Mission to Mexico that will introduce U.S. firms to Mexico’s Sustainable Building & Construction sector, and assist U.S. companies in pursuing export opportunities in the sector. By focusing on infrastructure-related projects, this mission advances ITA’s work to increase U.S. company participation in infrastructure and strategically position our clients to tap medium and long-term opportunities.

Contacts:
Jeffrey Odum at (202) 482-6397 or Jeffrey.Odum@trade.gov
Oscar Magana at (210) 472-4020 or Oscar.Magana@trade.gov

Application is September 1, 2017

 

Healthcare Trade Mission to South Africa and Kenya.
October 22-27

The U.S. Commercial Service, the trade promotion arm of the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration, is organizing a Healthcare Trade Mission to South Africa and Kenya. The purpose of the mission is to introduce U.S. firms to the rapidly expanding healthcare sectors in these two countries and to assist U.S. companies in pursuing opportunities in this sector. U.S. companies will attend pre-scheduled meetings with potential agents, distributors, end users, industry contacts and government officials for the goal of launching or increasing exports.

Contacts:
Michelle Ouellette at Michelle.Ouellette@trade.gov or (617) 565-4302
Cindy Ma at Cindy.Ma@trade.gov or (408) 535-2744.

Application is June 30, 2017

 

Renewable Energy Integration Trade Mission to Canada
October 30 - November 2

The United States Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration is organizing a Renewable Energy Integration Trade Mission to Toronto and Calgary October 30-November 2, 2017. Canada has undergone dramatic changes in its energy sector over the past few years, including the development of new renewable energy capacity alongside unconventional fossil fuel development. Although fossil fuels will most likely remain a part of Canada’s energy mix into the foreseeable future, some provinces are taking dramatic steps to reduce and eliminate coal-based energy (British Columbia and Alberta) while others eliminated it entirely (Ontario, Quebec).


Contacts:
Ethel Glen at (202) 482–5388 or Ethel.Glen@trade.gov
Stefan Popescu at (416) 595–5412 or Stefan.Popescu@trade.gov

Application deadline is July 28, 2017

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