Upcoming Trade Events

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To see the complete list of FY ’18 International Trade events, click here.

Brazil Inbound Trade Mission, November 14, 2017, Atlanta, Georgia
Join GDEcD and SUSTA to meet one-on-one with qualified Brazilian importers. As one of the leading economies in Latin America and 7th largest in the world, there are numerous opportunities for Georgia companies to gain a market share in Brazil’s consumer food import market. Target products include, but are not limited to gourmet products, condiments/sauces, grains and cereals, olive oils, snacks foods, health food products, fruit & vegetable juices, frozen meals, confectionary products, and pet food. (Priya Verma, International Trade Manager, [email protected])
+ Medica, November 13-16, 2017 , Düsseldorf, Germany
Join the Georgia delegation exhibiting at the premier global trade event for the medical industry; last year the trade show featured 130,000+ trade visitors from 120 nations and more than 5,100 exhibitors from 70 countries. (Kerry Barnett, International Trade Manager, [email protected])
Smart City Expo World Congress, November 14-16, 2017
Join GDEcD and the Metro Atlanta Chamber in the Georgia pavilion. The congress will bring together over 400 global influencers and innovators to share knowledge, debate the challenges faced by our cities, encourage out of the box thinking and inspire a worldwide call for action in order to develop smarter and more sustainable cities. (Shehzin Tietjen, Senior International Trade Manager, [email protected])
+ ExpoDefensa, December 4-6, 2017, Bogotá, Colombia
Join GDEcD on a trade mission to the leading event in Latin America for defense and security. Participants will attend the show and benefit from matchmaking appointments set by GDEcD’s representative in Colombia. ExpoDefensa covers national defense, homeland security, peacekeeping, cyber security, logistics and other defense and security products and services. (Taube Ponce, Senior International Trade Manager, [email protected])
+ DOMOTEX, January 12-15, 2018, Hannover, Germany
Exhibit with GDEcD and the American Floorcovering Alliance (AFA) at Domotex Hannover, a show dedicated exclusively to the architectural design and floor covering industry. (Alice Carson, [email protected])
+ Arab Health, January 29 – February 1, 2018, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Exhibit with GDEcD at the largest gathering of healthcare and trade professionals in the Middle East/North Africa region. The show will feature products and services from the world’s leading manufacturers, wholesalers and distributors in medical and health-related products and technologies. (Kerry Barnett, International Trade Manager, [email protected])
+ Gulfood, February 18-22, 2018, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Exhibit with SUSTA at the largest and most attended food and hospitality event in the Middle East. Target products include beverages and juices, breakfast cereal, canned and process seafood, certified Halal foods, condiments and sauces, processed fruit and vegetables, meat products, nuts, snack foods and sweets. (Priya Verma, International Trade Manager, [email protected] & Josh Jacob, International Trade Manager, [email protected])
+ Expo Antad & Alimentaria, March 6-8, 2018, Guadalajara, Mexico
Exhibit with SUSTA at the largest retail-focused show in Mexico with opportunities to meet leading buyers for the country’s largest retail channels. (Priya Verma, International Trade Manager, [email protected] & Josh Jacob, International Trade Manager, [email protected])
+ Money 20/20 Asia, March 13-15, 2018, Singapore, Singapore
Exhibit with GDEcD at the inaugural Money 20/20 Asia and network with the innovators and industry players driving the worldwide payments and financial services revolution. (Shehzin Tietjen, Senior International Trade Manager, [email protected])
+ Trade Mission to KIMES, March 15-18, 2018, Seoul, South Korea
Join GDEcD on a trade mission to one of the world’s premier events for medical technology. Participants will attend the show and benefit from matchmaking appointments set by GDEcD’s representative in Korea. (Kerry Barnett, International Trade Manager, [email protected])
+ SEUS-CP 2018, June 3-5, 2018, Mobile, Alabama
Join the Georgia, USA delegation for the 11th annual SEUS-Canada Conference at the Battle House Renaissance in Mobile, Alabama. Six southeastern U.S. states (Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Tennessee, Mississippi and Alabama) and six Canadian provinces (Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick, Quebec and Ontario) formed an alliance to promote trade, enhance business relationships and encourage technological and scientific exchanges between and among the states and provinces. The alliance expands opportunities in developing sectors and markets through new partnerships and focuses on establishing trade opportunities for businesses. (Abby Harrison, [email protected])


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Rhea Jacob

International Trade Coordinator


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