Partner with the International Trade Administration to make your next trade event an international success.

The Trade Event Partnership Program (TEPP) is available to organizers of trade shows and U.S. Pavilions in the U.S. and abroad. TEPP leverages the reputation and worldwide network that ITA provides while expanding the recruitment capability and opportunities available to U.S. exhibitors and foreign business communities. TEPP gives potential exhibitors and international attendees the assurance that the U.S. Department of Commerce recognizes the exceptional quality of the event for maximizing opportunities to U.S. producers and service providers. Flexible partnership options ensure that ITA is providing those elements of most value for the event. Not ready for a partnership? You may still request certain individual event services from your local ITA representative or through

To apply, download the trade show interest form or pavilion organizer interest form (you must download/save to your machine prior to filling out). Upon completion, email your form and any supporting material to Questions? Review our FAQs or email your questions to You can also view the webinar recording or PowerPoint presentation introducing the new program on our FAQ page. 

Please note that submitting a TEPP request form does not bind you to participation. Partnership will be finalized only following ITA approval and signing of the MOA by the organizer and ITA. 

•    Dedicated ITA event lead to customize partnership to your unique requirements
•    Authorization to use the logo and branding of the International Trade Administration/U.S. Commercial Service in event promotion/marketing materials
•    Leveraging ITA’s global network for worldwide or U.S. industry promotion of your event
•    At-show export counseling for your U.S. exhibitors
•    Also available: international partner recruitment and on-site assistance delivered by export professionals, B2B matchmaking, overseas market counseling, briefings seminars, and more!
Partnership obligations begin at $4,700, with additional contributions depending on the services requested through the partnership.

Send an email to or your local ITA representative

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