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Travel and Tourism Show: Chile

August 10-11, 2015

Chile

Join the U.S. Commercial Service and BrandUSA and explore opportunities to promote U.S. tourism in Chile—the only Visa Waiver country in Latin America. The U.S. is a hot market for Chilean tourists, and this event offers a timely and cost-effective opportunity for U.S. companies to attract the growing number of Chilean tourists. If your company wants to draw tourists and travelers from Argentina and Uruguay, we can also set up a custom itinerary to help you visit these nearby countries.

See the event flyer for more information or contact Robert Stackpole at Robert.Stackpole@trade.gov

Philadelphia Port Tour

August 20, 2015

Philadelphia, PA

Come see the Philadelphia seaport facilities and the UPS hub at the Philadelphia International Airport! We will have a chance to see the marine terminals that move containers, steel, forest products, fruit and cocoa and be on-dock to see the giant cranes and container moving equipment. We will also get an inside look at the East Coast Regional UPS air hub, which averages 43 flights every day. The 681,000 square foot technology packed facility has the capacity to sort 80,000 packages/documents per hour.

For more information and to register, click here!

ExporTech

September 15, October 16, and November 11, 2015

Newark, DE

ExporTech helps companies develop and execute their own international growth plan. The program brings together executive leadership of the participating companies to work in a group project format. This program is for owners, managers, and decision makers looking to jump start their export business. Space is limited to six firms.

See the event flier for more information or contact the DEMEP for more information and to register at (302)283-3131.

Taxes in the European Union: Minimizing VAT Risk in the Global Marketplace

September 17, 2015

Newark, DE

Learn about the basics of the European Union VAT System, including: tax rates, choosing a country to register for VAT, reclaiming VAT, Swiss and EU VAT challenges and opportunities, and case studies!

See the event flier for more information or contact the DEMEP for more information and to register at (302) 283-3131.

Sino-US SME Forum: Connect with Chinese Investors

September 28, 2015

New York City, NY

Global Delaware actively seeks to showcase investment opportunities in Delaware to the international audience. Over the past few months, our staff has worked to develop a relationship with the Bank of China and the China General Chamber of Commerce in the USA. Through this relationship, we have been presented with an incredible opportunity to showcase Delaware businesses to over 40 qualified Chinese business partners and investors at the Sino-US SME Forum in New York City on September 28, 2015. Delaware is one of only a few states who have been invited to participate.

Contact Emma Cowdery for more information or to register at Emma.Cowdery@state.de.us



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