Welcome to the U.S. Commercial Service in Pittsburgh

Helping U.S. companies export since 1980

"This is my first visit to the Philippines. I had five excellent meetings today; the interest and potential for business has exceeded my expectation. I am very excited I had the opportunity to come to the Philippines, the prospect for business is positive and I am already looking forward to coming back"

Richard l. Somiari, ITSI, LLC, describing his experience with Trade Winds Asia 2013

Join the U.S. Commercial Service for an excellent opportunity to explore and develop African markets. Trade Winds – Africa, September 14-21, 2015, is both a business forum and trade mission designed to assist U.S. companies understand market conditions and opportunities in Africa and to meet with potential partners and customers. Trade Winds – Africa’s business forum will take place in South Africa with mission stops in in Angola, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Mozambique, Nigeria, and Tanzania.

As part of Trade Winds – Africa, participants will:

  • Learn how to increase profits and overcome barriers in Sub-Saharan Africa during the Trade Winds business development conference.
  • Network with the region’s leading industry and government officials and experienced U.S. and global companies during the Trade Winds program.
  • Meet one-on-one with top business experts from U.S. Embassies and Consulates in the region for the latest market entry strategies and insight.

For more information please visit: http://export.gov/pennsylvania/tradewinds/index.asp

About the U.S. Commercial Service in Pittsburgh

The U.S. Commercial Service in Pittsburgh is your first stop on the road to exporting success. With over 30 years of experience assisting Western and Central Pennsylvania exporters, our trade specialists provide you with the knowledge and support you need to start or expand your export markets.

The U.S. Commercial Service assists U.S. companies in exporting in many different ways, with most assistance falling in the following categories:

  • Market Intelligence to help U.S. exporters target the right market (s) for their products and services
  • Export Counseling to provide them with the information they need to navigate the export process from beginning to end
  • Business Matchmaking services to connect them with the right partners and prospects
  • Trade Advocacy for U.S companies to level the international playing field for international procurement

The U.S. Commercial Service in Pittsburgh covers the exporting needs of 36 counties in Western, and parts of Central, PA.  Our complete county coverage includes: Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Bedford, Blair, Butler, Cambria, Cameron, Clarion, Centre, Clearfield, Clinton, Crawford, Elk, Erie, Fayette, Forest, Fulton, Green, Huntingdon, Indiana, Jefferson, Juniata, Lawrence, Mercer, McKean, Mifflin, Perry, Potter, Somerset, Snyder, Union, Venango, Warren, Washington, and Westmoreland.

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