Trade Events

U.S. Government agencies organize and support a broad range of events for U.S. businesses interested in selling their products and services overseas.

Trade events include webinars and seminars on the fundamentals of exporting; counseling and other support at U.S. and international trade shows, recruitment of foreign buyer delegations to U.S. trade shows, and trade missions of U.S. delegates to foreign markets for one-on-one meetings with potential customers and partners.

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This searchable list includes official trade missions and trade events sponsored by the International Trade Administration of the U.S. Department of Commerce.

This listing does not include any events for Agricultural goods. “Agricultural Trade Events” is a list of Agricultural goods’ events, which are sponsored by the Foreign Agricultural Service of the U.S. Department of Agriculture.


The U.S. Commercial Service hosts regional conferences for small and midsized companies interested in starting or expanding international sales.

These gatherings feature foreign buyer delegations, representatives from U.S. embassies in key overseas markets, and experts on logistics and regulations.  You can sell, network, and learn—at one event.  The following video is about the benefits of attending one of these conferences.

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