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    Here is a list of terrific upcoming events to give you the information, tools, and resources you need to meet your top international expansion goals! Click on the event to get details below.   CS

    World Trade Month Global Market Forecast: Asia-Pacific, Europe, Africa, Middle East, Americas

    May is World Trade Month! As the world transitions out of the pandemic, interest in exporting is on the rise. To assist Illinois exporters in their global export strategy, please join featured speaker U.S. Commercial Service Chicago's Dan Kim and  the Illinois Office of Trade and Investment  as they profile four regions in this year’s global market forecast: Asia-Pacific, Africa, Middle East, Europe, Americas.

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    DGM 2022

    Meet with International Leaders to Discover Opportunities in Emerging Blue Tech Industries

    The Blue Economy represents the use of marine resources in support of national, economic, and environmental security and sustainable development of healthy ocean and coastal ecosystems. The global ocean economy is expected to double in value over the next decade to $3 trillion.

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    Join the U.S. Commercial Service in Providence, Rhode Island, September 20-22, 2022 and experience a dynamic mix of plenary sessions, topical roundtables, prescheduled one-on-one meetings with U.S. commercial diplomats, buyers, and ministry officials from key markets around the globe, and plenty of networking!


    LGBTQ Travel & Tourism

    Meet Virtually with Major Mexican LGBTQ Travel & Tourism Organizations – June 22-23, 2022

    The U.S. Commercial Service Mexico along with BrandUSA, the National Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC) and the International Gay and Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) invites you to the first-ever LGBTQI+ U.S. – Mexico Travel and Tourism Forum. U.S. travel and tourism industry companies can  connect with Mexican Travel Wholesalers, Agents, Businesses and Nonprofits that serve the LGBTQI+ community. You can showcase your U.S. destination and services to these major players in the Mexican Travel and Tourism Industry. Learn more & register Today!

    Events & Resources

    U.S.-Europe Women in Tech Virtual Series: France, Netherlands, and Portugal - May 10, 18, & 23, 2022
    South America Business Conference - May 16, 2022
    Healthcare Technologies Market Snapshots: Kuwait and Qatar - May 16, 2022
    Advanced Manufacturing Opportunities & Trends in Indonesia, Singapore & Japan - May 18, 2022
    Clean Tech Opportunities for U.S. Exporters - May 24, 2022
    AmCham Business Summit 2022, Nairobi, Kenya - June 28 - 30, 2022 

    Export Tariff Lookup Tool

    Exporters can look up tariffs and taxes for U.S. exports to foreign markets with our free access to the Customs Info Database Tariff Lookup Tool. Use the information to find your buyer's total landed cost and look for advantages among target markets. 

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    77 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 707
    Chicago, IL 60604
    U.S. Commercial Service Peoria
    1501 W Bradley Avenue, BECC 2165
    Peoria, IL 61625
    U.S. Commercial Service Rockford 
    308 West State Street, Suite #190
    Rockford, IL 61101