Additional Services


Showtime is a program offered by the U.S. Commercial Service to U.S. exhibitors at selected domestic and international trade shows. Our industry specialists from the US Embassies and Consulates overseas are eager to meet with you to provide export counseling on specific markets. Showtime provides an opportunity to have your questions by the in-country industry experts answered—for free.

In addition to expert counseling, the industry specialists are able to support trade promotion in various manners, including:

  • Identifying new business leads
  • Finding a representative for your company in a European market
  • Follow-up with new clients
  • Advocacy
  • …and much more

e-Showtime Plus

  • On-line registration form and appointment scheduling with e-Scheduler
  • Opportunity for clients to ask specific questions in advance of their meeting with the Commercial Specialists
  • Allows for preparation for appointments by Commercial Specialists resulting in more substantive meetings
  • Evaluations and follow-up by local Trade Specialists and Commercial Specialists