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May. 21  AUTOMOTIVE AFTERMARKET TRADE MISSION TO COSTA RICA  More

May. 21  SWEETS AND SNACKS BUYERS MISSION AT THE 2018 SWEETS AND SNACKS EXPO  More

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As a public service, the ITA/GC publishes a listing of international business events. The calendar is distributed to over 5,000 ITA/GC members and non-members. The Calendar is a collaborative effort among the International Trade Association of Greater Chicago (ITA/GC), the Illinois Trade Office (ITO) of the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO), and the Illinois District Export Council (IDEC) on behalf of The U.S. Export Assistance Center/Chicago (USEAC). Inclusion of an event does not imply endorsement by any of the sponsoring organizations.

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May. 21  BEER, WINE, & SPIRITS BUYERS MISSION AT BAR18

Food Export will be conducting a Beer, Wine, & Spirits Buyers Mission at BAR18. It is the only beverage alcohol trade event with vintner, distiller, and brewer tastings and demonstrations. This is your chance to surround yourself with industry professionals vetted for buying influence. International buyers continue to seek the latest alcoholic beverage trends and products from the United States. Register early as meeting slots are scheduled on a first come, first served basis. McCormick Place, Lakeside Ballroom, 2301 South King Drive, Chicago. Fee: $225.

For information & registration, please see:
https://www.foodexport.org/programs-services/enter-new-markets/buyers-missions/G18BAR.

May. 21  AUTOMOTIVE AFTERMARKET TRADE MISSION TO COSTA RICA

Organized by the Auto Care Association and the U.S. Department of Commerce, participants will receive private one-on-one meetings with prospective customers and partners. This is a cost-effective opportunity to gain first-hand market information, save time and maximize your results. The trade mission (May 21-22) is open to all companies in the industry. Qualifying companies will receive a $2,000 upfront offset of the package price. For information and registration, please see: http://www.autocare.org/Secondary.aspx?id=3192&gmssopc=1.

May. 21  SWEETS AND SNACKS BUYERS MISSION AT THE 2018 SWEETS AND SNACKS EXPO

Food Export in conjunction with the National Confectioners Association will be conducting a Sweets and Snacks Buyers Mission (May 21-23) concurrently with the Sweets & Snacks Expo. Take advantage of the projected growth in the confectionery market. Research indicates a bright future for the worldwide confectionery sector, with the majority of sales coming from mature markets in developed countries. Register early as meeting slots with pre-qualified international buyers are scheduled on a first come, first served basis. McCormick Place, 2301 South King Drive, Chicago. Fee: $225.

For information & registration, please see:
https://www.foodexport.org/programs-services/enter-new-markets/buyers-missions/G18NCA.




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