Join U.S. Commercial Service for a free webinar on November 19th at 2pm ET and discover the potential for doing business in the markets of Japan, Hong Kong, Thailand, South Korea & Vietnam. This webinar will serve as an opening discussion for the 2020 U.S. Commercial Service Trade Winds program. The 2020 U.S. Commercial Service Trade Winds program includes an Indo-Pacific focused business development forum in Hong Kong which includes pre-arranged consultations with U.S. Diplomats representing commercial markets throughout the region.Grow your international sales through meetings with pre-screened potential buyers, agents, distributors and joint-venture partners in the following markets between April 20 – 27, 2020: Hong Kong, Japan, South Korea, Thailand and Vietnam.
Why the Indo-Pacific?
- Japan is the third largest economy in the world, after the United States and China and fourth largest importer of U.S. goods.
- South Korea remains one of the world’s most trade-dependent nations, with trade valued at 90 percent of GDP.
- Thailand is not only one of the world’s top ten most visited countries, in 2018, Thailand received U.S. goods valued at $12.6 billion.
- Hong Kong is an ideal platform for doing business in Asia, especially mainland China. Hong Kong is a free port that does not levy any customs tariff and has limited excise duties.
- Vietnam’s young consumers are among the most optimistic in the world providing the right demographics for growth and receptivity to U.S. products and services.
- Engage with regional experts from the U.S. Department of Commerce
- Learn about best prospect industries in the Indo-Pacific
- Hear a company’s perspective about doing business in the region and attending Trade Winds
- Opportunity to ask questions about the region and Trade Winds 2020
Meet the Regional Experts on this Webinar
- Alan Turley -Deputy Assistant Secretary of Commerce for China and Mongolia in the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration.
- Laurie Farris – Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Asia in the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration
We are exciting to hear about the business opportunities in the Indo-Pacific region. We hope you all can make it! To learn more about Kompass and our business tools such as Easy Business, contact us.