International Buyer Shows
Business Partners and the Foreign Commercial Service at the U.S. Embassy in Athens are pleased to present International Buyer Shows at Business Partners Online.
The International Buyer Program recruits thousands of qualified foreign buyers, sales representatives, and business partners to U.S. trade shows each year, giving exhibitors excellent opportunities to expand business globally.
If You’re an International Buyer
International Buyer Program supported shows are excellent opportunities to identify and meet with motivated U.S. exporters exhibiting at the shows.
Upcoming Trade Shows
August 20-23, 2012| Las Vegas, Nevada
AUTOMOTIVE SERVICE & REPAIR WEEK
October 11-13, 2012 | New Orleans, LA
August 20-23, 2012
Las Vegas, Nevada
MAGIC has become the largest, most comprehensive, apparel and accessory trade event in the United States. It unites the international fashion community to forge relationships, share information and shop fashion unlike anywhere else in the industry. Each February and August, MAGIC showcases the industry’s most expansive selection of men’s, women’s and children’s apparel, footwear and accessories brands, along with design resources, suppliers, service providers and tens of thousands of attendees from every state and more than 80 countries—creating a hub of opportunity, innovation and inspiration. Thousands of retailers spanning single store boutiques to mass market domestic and international chains come to the Marketplace to access more than 4,000 manufacturers showcasing over 5,000 brands and private label resources. For more information about the show, please visit: http://www.magiconline.com/
At the same time this is an opportunity to visit the city of LAS VEGAS which is the most popular city in Nevada and the most dynamic, spectacular city on earth. At the start of the twentieth century, Las Vegas didn’t even exist; now it’s home to two million people, and boasts nineteen of the world’s twenty-five largest hotels, whose casinos attract over thirty-seven million tourists each year. Las Vegas attractions offer something for everyone and include theme parks, roller coasters, museums, national parks, and more. Las Vegas museums include the Atomic Testing Museum, the Madame Tussauds Interactive Wax Attraction, the Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art and others. For more information visit: http://visitlasvegas.com. If you are interested in visiting Magic Marketplace, please contact the American Embassy in Athens at Office.Athens@trade.gov
AUTOMOTIVE SERVICE & REPAIR WEEK
October 11-13, 2012
New Orleans, LA
Automotive Service & Repair Week (ASRW) is the premier event dedicated to the automotive service and repair industries. Created in 2008 to bring all segments of the industry together under one comprehensive, all-inclusive event, ASRW features NACE and CARS. NACE is the world’s collision repair event. It’s the only event specifically designed and created for the collision repair industry professional. CARS is the premier event for automotive service and repair professionals, and was specifically created and designed to deliver high-quality, trusted education and product information. This is the only event where you’ll find unmatched networking, education & training, world class exhibits and dedicated professionals from across the automotive service & repair industries. For more information about the show, please visit: http://www.asrwevents.com
At the same time, this is an opportunity to visit the city of NEW ORLEANS in Louisiana. New Orleans is one of the world’s most fascinating cities. Steeped in a history of influences from Europe, the Caribbean, Africa and beyond, it’s a brilliant mosaic of culture, food and music. You’ll find brimming bowls of gumbo, late nights in jazz clubs, strolls through historic neighborhoods and tantalizing festivals throughout the year. New Orleans has plenty of unique – and unusual – places to sightsee. For more information on New Orleans, please visit http://www.neworleanscvb.com/. If you are interested in visiting ASRW, please contact the American Embassy in Athens at Office.Athens@trade.gov