IFE to recruit international delegations

11-09-2007 | |

The 2008 International Poultry Expo (IPE) and the International Feed Expo (IFE) will be part of the US Department of Commerce’s International Buyer Program.

Under this program, the department’s US Commercial Service recruits foreign
buyer delegations from US embassies abroad and takes them to trade shows in the
US to facilitate matchmaking with American businesses who are exhibiting at the

The IBP enables US companies who are interested in exporting to
meet with potential sales representatives and strategic partners without ever
leaving the country.

Free business assistance
If you
are from outside the US and are planning to attend the next IPE and IFE, the US
Commercial Service office of the American Embassy or Consulate in your country
offers free business assistance to qualified companies (firms that do business
outside the US, but who are interested in attending the IPE and IFE to find US
suppliers of goods and services).

The US Commercial Service offices
overseas can assist you in your own language; help finding US suppliers before,
during and after the show; help arrange hotel and travel packages; assist with
Visa application procedures where necessary, ect. Your company will also receive
complimentary admission to the trade show when you are part of a qualified

to locate the US Commercial Service office in your

The deadline for requesting an invitation letter for a Visa is
30 November, 2007. Send your full name, company name and complete mailing
address to pstathes@poultryegg.org.

You can also
submit your request for an invitation letter online. To do so, click here.


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