Safety & Security

Welcome to U.S. Department of Commerce’s Safety and Security Team website! This website is your resource for market research reports, trade leads, and event information designed to help you succeed internationally. Our worldwide team of Specialists, located throughout the Unites States at 100 Export Assistance Centers and in more than 72 U.S. Embassies and U.S. Consulates worldwide, are dedicated to help you increase your export sales. We are the safety and security industry’s primary export assistance resource and should be your first point of contact if you are looking to develop your business abroad.

Our Specialists can help you understand global markets, develop international marketing plans, meet buyers at international trade shows, and much more. Learn more about what we can do for you:

If your company is not currently working with our team member at your local U.S. Export Assistance Center, please contact your local safety and security Specialist today to discuss your international business needs and learn how we can assist you with your export objectives.

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**NEW!! - For detailed country by country analysis of safety and security markets in over 52 countries, please see the 2013-2014 Safety and Security Resource Guide. Click the cover below to download a copy!

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Detailed Event Information For Webinar: Selling Security Products to the GoC - Gathering Market Intelligence Detailed Event Information For Webinar: Selling Security Products to the GoC - Gathering Market Intelligence
Webinar: Selling Security Products to the GoC - Gathering Market Intelligence -- Security/Safety Eq.
Pre-Register for this event
Location/Date: Ottawa, Canada 03/26/2014 - 03/26/2014
Event Summary:
This webinar will feature a live demonstration, using a U.S. security company, on how to gather market intelligence when selling to the Government of Canada. Imports from the United States of safety and security related products, including first-aid equipment, biometric security, reinforced safes, burglar and fire alarms, as well as physical access security related products totaled approximately $1.2 billion in 2012. U.S. companies continue to control about one third of the security market, so if you'd like to tap into this market, register today! We will walk you through the requirements, electronic registration, show you how to find your competitors, and what has been sold to the GoC.

Contacts:
Lucy Latka, Ottawa
Senior Commercial Specialist
Phone: (613) 688-5219
Lucy.Latka@trade.gov
Stephanie Heckel, Greensboro
Senior International Trade Specialist
Phone: 336-333-5345
Stephanie.Heckel@trade.gov
Eric Wagner, Ottawa
Intern
Phone: 613 688 5173
Eric.Wagner@trade.gov