Doing Business in Africa

"Doing Business in Africa" is a new campaign designed to help you seize the opportunity and expand your exports to Africa by taking advantage of specially trained export counselors and special trade and export financing programs.
Doing Business in Africa

Multi-Sector Trade Mission

Register now to become a part of the Trade Mission to South India and Sri Lanka. Meet key officials and potential partners in Chennai, Cochin (Kochi) and Colombo from February 3rd to 9th, 2013.
India Sri Lanka Trade Mission
Please apply by November 30 to participate in this trade mission.

Trade Finance Guide

The 3rd edition of the Trade Finance Guide is now available!

Read about the financing options that are available to help you further your exports.
Trade Finance Guide - November 2012

E Awards Application Period Now Open

The President's E Awards are awarded to organizations that have made significant contributions to the increase of American exports, or who have assisted export activities.
E Awards 2012
Apply before January 21st to be considered for an E Award.
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Trade Shows

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International Trade Shows
  • POWER-GEN International 2012
    Power-Gen International is the world's largest exhibition designed to connect suppliers with influential decision makers. The show focuses on the following industry sectors: gas turbines, boilers, engines, boiler and feed water treatment services, control and instrumentation systems, generators, plant electrical systems, pumps, valves, blowers, bearings, cooling towers and condensers. Visit this show in Orlando, December 11th through 13th.

  • International Poultry Expo/International Feed Expo 2013
    Join us in Atlanta, January 29th - 30th for the International Poultry Expo. This expo is the primary source of funding for the U.S. Poultry & Egg Association, the world's largest and most active poultry organization with every segment of the poultry industry represented. Register now!

  • World of Concrete 2013
    World of Concrete is the commercial construction industry's most important annual, international event where more than 1,000 exhibiting companies provide the latest products, technology and equipment across more than 500,000 net square feet of exhibit space. Register now to join us in Las Vegas, from February 5th to 8th!

  • Miami International Boat Show & Strictly Sail 2013
    Join us for the Miami International Boat Show & Strictly Sail 2013, one of the largest boat shows in the world. Held February 14th-18th, the show will occupy over 2 million square feet of exhibit area and host over 105,000 people. Register now!

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  • World Future Energy Summit 2013
    Since its inception in 2008, World Future Energy Summit “WFES” has evolved as the world's foremost and must-attend annual meeting for the renewable energy and environment industry. Join us in Abu Dhabi from January 15th to 17th.

  • Arab Health 2013
    Arab Health is the largest healthcare show in the Middle East, with over a 30-year history of offering companies the opportunity to showcase their products in one of the fastest growing and the most lucrative healthcare markets in the world. Held in conjunction with a multi-track healthcare congress in Dubai, January 28th to 31st.

  • SATTE 2013
    Come to SATTE in New Delhi, January 16th - 22nd, to visit with exhibitors from 50 countries including India with an estimated 6000+ travel agents and tour operators from all over the world. Also featured is SATTE Mumbai - West, which will be held from January 21-22.

  • International Defense Exhibition & Conference
    The International Defense Exhibition & Conference 2013 (IDEX 2013), serving the Gulf States, is one of the world's largest land and naval defense exhibition. Join us February 17th to 21st, in Abu Dhabi, for this important show.

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