Trade Winds
Trade Winds is the largest U.S. government-led trade mission and business development forum. We are pleased to announce the next forum, Trade Winds ASEAN will be hosted in Bangkok, Thailand in March 2023.

Trade Winds

Access ASEAN: Explore Business Opportunities in Southeast Asia and Beyond!

Bangkok, Thailand  |  March 13-15, 2023

Join us in Bangkok, Thailand for the largest U.S. government-led trade mission and business development forum. Organized by the U.S. Commercial Service, Trade Winds will feature meetings with U.S. commercial diplomats from over 20 countries in Asia, exciting conference programming, and plenty of networking. The registration fee for the forum is $750 per attendee.

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Trade Winds Program Schedule

The optional business-to-business matchmaking meetings (mission stop component) is currently at capacity. Interested companies may still register for the mission stops but they will be added to a waitlist.

Qualified U.S. businesses may customize their experience with optional business-to-business matchmaking meetings with pre-screened buyers, agents, distributors, or joint-venture partners in Thailand (March 14) as well as Philippines, Vietnam and Singapore (March 9-10) and Indonesia and Malaysia (March 15-16). The registration fee for this option, which includes the business development forum and one mission stop, is $2,200 for the first company representative ($4,200 for companies with over 500 employees) and $500 for each additional company representative. The registration fee for each additional mission stop is $1,200. 

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Important Note

Note: Travel and in-person activities are contingent upon the safety and health conditions in the United States, Thailand and other mission countries. Should safety or health conditions not be appropriate for travel and/or in-person activities, the Department will consider postponing the event. In the event of a postponement, the Department will notify the applicants previously selected to participate in this mission to confirm their availability but they need not reapply.