Oceans span the globe - does your Marine Technology business? Keep your company growing by devising or expanding your international export strategy. The U.S. Department of Commerce Commercial Service’s Marine Technology team can assist your company take advantage of worldwide sales opportunities.
You can find international market research, business leads, and promotional events tailored to marine technology companies below listed by the key subsectors covered by our Team:
Your company can tap a world-wide network of Commercial Specialists to help advance your international business development plans including:
We can also guide you to additional U.S. Government exporting resources including
Take action now: Contact a marine technology trade specialist, explore upcoming events and trade leads, sign up for email updates. We look forward to working with you! Locate your nearest ITA Marine Technology trade specialist.
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Upcoming Events include:
Oceans Italy – Genova (May 18-21, 2015)
A unique opportunity to showcase your latest research results, products and prototypes,
and to establish relations and promote networking with fellow researchers in the oceanic engineering and marine technology field. The topic of this year’s conference is “Discovering Sustainable Ocean Energy for a New World”. For speakers and agenda, see http://oceans15mtsieeegenova.org/index.cfm.
Nor-Shipping 2015 – Oslo, Norway (June 2-5, 2015)
Held biannually, Nor-Shipping is one of Europe’s leading maritime trade fairs and a U. S. Department of Commerce Certified Trade Fair. It attracts top buyers including senior management, ship owners and operators, shipyard operators, port authority management, maritime organizations, maritime journalists and technical personnel in shipping, shipbuilding and management companies. USA Pavilion exhibitors will receive the support of U.S. Commercial Service in Norway, which will include B2B introductions and matchmaking services, market intelligence and a networking reception. Exhibition product categories cover virtually all technology and services for shipbuilding, ship repair and ship operation. For details, see http://messe.no/en/nor-shipping/.
DEFSEC Atlantic – Novascotia, Canada (September 8-10, 2015)
Join U.S. Commercial Service Canada’s U.S. Pavilion and explore the Government of Canada (GoC’s) defense opportunities. Meet face to face with defense prime contractors and its Tier suppliers, and connect you with government units and key partners operating in the maritime and aerospace sectors. For more information, contact: Luz Betancur at email@example.com or Lucy Latka at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Oceans 2015 – Washington, D.C. (October 19-22, 2015)
The annual OCEANS North America conference and exhibition, jointly sponsored by the Marine Technology Society (MTS) and the IEEE Oceanic Engineering Society (OES), rotates among locations with significant maritime communities. October 19-22, 2015, the event will once again be located in the Washington, DC area at the Gaylord Convention Center on National Harbor.
It expects to attract over 3,000 attendees and will feature over 500 technical presentations and workshops. The exhibition will showcase the latest equipment, products and services in up to 200 commercial and informational exhibits. “Sea Change: Dive into Opportunity,” was selected as the conference theme to focus on the opportunities related to economic challenges and oceanic changes and the ability to mitigate and adapt to these changes with the application of the best research, technological developments and policy decisions. For more details visit: http://www.oceans15mtsieeewashington.org/
Oceanology International - Shanghai, China (November 3-5, 2015)
Oceanology International China, held annually in Shanghai for the last 2 years has tapped into this significant and expanding marine science and ocean technology
community. A USA Pavilion will be offered with value added services for U.S. exhibitors. For exhibition details, please visit www.oceanologyinternational.com/china and to participate, contact: Ray Filbert at Reed Exhibitions, email@example.com
BIS Export Administration Regulations Webinar (specific to Marine Category 8)
Date: May 19, 2015 (2 EDT/ 11am PDT)
Mitigating a Strengthening US dollar Webinar
Date: May 21 (2 pm EST/ 11 am PST)
|US-Panama FreeTrade Conference 2013 -- Agricultural Machinery & Eq., Agricultural Products, Automotive Parts/Services Eq., Building Products, Construction Eq., Computers/Peripherals, Oil/Gas Field Machinery, Port/Shipbuilding Eq., Security/Safety Eq., Telecommunications Eq.|
|Pre-Register for this event|
On Thursday, February 28, 2013, the US Commercial Service-San Antonio in partnership with the International Trade Center at UTSA will host the US-Panama Free Trade Conference 2013 in Corpus Christi, Texas. This conference is projected to attract top
international business professionals from around the region.
The conference program will include U.S. Senior Commercial Officer Dan Crocker coming from the US embassy in Panama and other presenters discussing the US–Panama Free Trade Agreement, the Panama Canal Expansion, it's relationship to Corpus Christi and impact on the Texas economy. We will also cover current market opportunities in Panama as well as logistics, distribution channels, marketing, sales strategies, and supply chain.
An evening reception will be hosted by the Port of Corpus Christi on Wednesday, February 27, 2013.
Early registration is $50. Registration after February 13th will be $65.
Free one-on-one trade counseling meetings are available after the program on a first-come-first-serve basis.
|Daniel Rodriguez, San Antonio|
|Michael Rosales, San Antonio|
International Trade Specialist