Travel and Tourism

Travel and Tourism: Attracting More International Visitors to the USA

The Commercial Service helps U.S. tourism companies including promotion bureaus, CVBs, hotels, tour operators, and more to capture international business. We support you through the activities of our Travel & Tourism (T&T) Team comprised of tourism specialists throughout the U.S.

Team members 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:

Highlights and Upcoming Events:

Travel & Tourism Show | Chile | August 10-11, 2015

Join the U.S. Commercial Service and BrandUSA to explore opportunities to promote U.S. tourism in Chile – the only Visa Waiver country in Latin America. Be a part of this Business Development Program. Each participating company will receive:

  • One-on-one meetings with tour operators
  • Round table presentations for travel agents
  • Participation in all related events
  • A conference call with trade experts stationed in Chile and, optionally, Argentina and Uruguay, to review your specific goals and objectives.
  • U.S. Embassy rates with local hotel (must book through U.S. Commercial Service, e-mail us for details)

Dates: August 10-11, 2015
Cost:
$1.000.00 per company
Learn more
about the event by clicking here.
Register for the event
: isabel.valenzuela@trade.gov


Detailed Event Information For International Travel and Tourism Markets: Mexico (recording) Detailed Event Information For International Travel and Tourism Markets: Mexico (recording)
International Travel and Tourism Markets: Mexico (recording) -- Travel and Tourism Industries
Pre-Register for this event
Location/Date: New York, NY, United States 02/27/2013 - 02/27/2013
Event Summary:
This is a recorded webinar. The U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Travel and Tourism Industries (OTTI) and the U.S. Commercial Service Travel & Tourism Team are pleased to present a webinar about the second largest tourism market to America: Mexico. The program was recorded on February 27, 2013 at 12:00pm Eastern time (9:00am Pacific). This webinar will cover international arrivals from Mexico, U.S. destinations most visited, spending patterns, trends highlighting critical data and market intelligence and practical market entry advice. • Mexico is the second largest market for visitor volume, visitor spending, and travel trade surplus. • Hear some expected trends for inbound travel from Mexico to the United States from U.S. Commercial Service Officers in Mexico City. • Learn from the Office of Travel and Tourism Industries how to use available data and analysis to make better decisions, and the 2012 Fall Travel Forecast for Mexico and the positives and negatives influencing the Forecast. • Hear from Discover America Mexico on how to make your international marketing efforts more effective.

Contacts:
Anastasia Xenias, New York
Senior International Trade Specialist
Phone: 212-809-2685
Anastasia.Xenias@trade.gov
Juan Carlos Ruiz, Mexico City
Commercial Assistant
Phone: 011-52-55-5140-2654
JuanCarlos.Ruiz@trade.gov
Julie Heizer, Office of Tourism
International Trade Specialist
Phone: 202-482-4904
Julie.Heizer@trade.gov