Ports and Marine Technology Mission to India
Kochi, Mumbai, Ahmedabad (with optional visit to Goa and Vizag)
February 2 - 6, 2015
The United States Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration, Global Markets, U.S. & Foreign Commercial Service, is organizing an Executive-led ports and marine technology trade mission to India (Mumbai, Ahmedabad, and Kochi) February 2-6, 2015. The purpose of the mission is to introduce U.S. firms and U.S. trade associations to India’s rapidly expanding ports and marine technology market and to assist U.S. companies to pursue export opportunities in this sector. The mission to India is intended to include representatives from leading U.S. companies and U.S. trade associations with members that provide state-of-the-art ports and marine technologies, including equipment and services for security, logistics, vessel tracking, oil spill detection and contingency preparedness, dredging, underwater exploration and mapping, among other goods and services. The mission will visit three cities, Mumbai, Ahmedabad and Kochi (Cochin), where the delegates will receive market briefings and participate in customized meetings with key port officials and prospective partners. As optional add-on stops, interested participants can also visit the National Institute of Oceanography (NIO) in the State of Goa and the Eastern port of Visakhapatnam (Vizag).
Best Prospects for U.S. Products and Services:
State-of-the-art port and marine technologies with strong demand in India include equipment and services for security, logistics, vessel tracking, oil spill detection and contingency preparedness, dredging, underwater exploration and mapping, among others.
Trade Mission Features in each location:
Trade Mission Fee:
Expenses for travel, lodging, meals, and incidentals will be the responsibility of each participant.
Applications will be reviewed starting June 23, 2014 with a maximum of 20 companies to be accepted by the deadline of November 21, 2014.
For More Information Please Contact:
International Trade Specialist
Tel: (202) 482-0629
Julia Rauner Guerrero
Senior International Trade Specialist
Tel: (858) 467-7038;
U.S. Commercial Service
C-49, G-Block, Bandra Kurla Complex
Bandra (E), Mumbai – 400 051