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Organized Trade Missions
Programs for U.S. firms that wish to explore and pursue export opportunities by meeting directly with potential clients in their markets.

Trade Missions Schedule

Upcoming Missions

 

March 2021

April 2021  

May 2021

June 2021

August 2021

  • June 21 -24 - Education Trade Mission to India. Contact Gabriel Zelaya at (408) 335-9202. Application Deadline is June 30, 2021.

Benefits of Trade Missions

  • One-to-one meetings with foreign industry executives and government officials, pre-screened to match your specific business objectives whether for representation, direct sales or joint ventures in the local market.
  • Networking events with guests from local industry multipliers including Chambers of Commerce, associations and business councils that are influential in the business community.
  • Briefings and roundtables with the legal and business community on local business practices and opportunities.
  • Site visits to local facilities where your technologies/services may be applied.
  • Potential for media coverage to expand the reach of your brand.

Postponed Trade Missions

  • Postponed TBD - April 20 - 28, 2020 - Trade Winds Indo-Pacific. Contact Colleen Fisher at (410) 962-3097 or Leandro Solorzano at (954) 356-6647. 
  • Postponed TBD - June 15-18, 2020 - Reconstruction Trade Mission to Southern Africa. Contact Tamarind Murrietta at +258-2135-5475 or Ashley Bubna at (202) 482-5205. 
  • Postponed TBD - August 31–September 3, 2020 - Executive-led Trade Mission and Business Development Event in East Africa. Contact Daniel Gaines at +254-20-363-6000 ext. 6424 or Leone Mutoka at +254-20-363-6438. Application deadline is July 31, 2020.   

Past Trade Missions

February 2020

March 2019

  • March 24-29 – Trade Mission to the Americas Southern Cone Region in Conjunction with Trade Americas – Business Opportunities in the Southern Cone Region Conference in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Contact Dakshina Voetsch at (202) 482-470 or Dakshina.Voetsch@trade.gov. 

April 2019

  • April 6-11 – Healthcare Technology & Health Services Trade Mission to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and Qatar. Contact Sonia Hatfield at (860) 638-6955 or Sonia.Hatfield@trade.gov. 

May 2019

  • May 6-9 – Trade Winds Indo Pacific Forum & Mission. Contact TradeWinds@trade.gov or call Leslie Drake at (304) 347-5123 or Leandro Solorzano at (954) 356-6647. 
  • May 21-31 – Safety and Security Trade Mission to Nigeria and Kenya - Contact Mathew Woodlee at 612-348-1640 or Mathew.Woodlee@trade.gov or Tatyana Aguirre at 949-660-1410 or Tatyana.Aguirre@trade.gov. 

November 2019

  • November 17-22 – Clean Energy and Zero Emission Vehicle Technologies Business Development Mission to Mexico - Contact Braeden Young at +55-5080-2182 or Braeden.Young@trade.gov or Claudia Salgado at +55-5080-2000 x 5224 or claudia.salgado@trade.gov. Application deadline is August 9, 2019.
  • November 18-22 – Additive Manufacturing Trade Mission to Europe. Contact Amy Freedman at (216) 402-5077 or Amy.Freedman@trade.gov or Molly Ho at (480) 387-9405 or Molly.Ho@trade.gov. Application deadline is September 30, 2019.