INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS CENTER
A selected participant in the
International Buyer Program
Location: Central Hall
Network with colleagues, relax and enjoy complimentary refreshments, check email or obtain information from the multilingual staff.
The International Business Center is staffed with interpreters fluent in languages including Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, French and German.
Export / Import Counseling
Meet with a Trade Specialist from a Commercial Service Office and an Industry Specialist who will be available during the show to answer questions and provide export counseling. Assistance is also available to international buyers to help meet purchasing and representation objectives during the show.
Export Interest Directory
Obtain a copy of the Export Interest Directory featuring information on export interests of U.S. exhibitors including company information, products and geographical areas of interest.
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS CENTER
Visa Letter of Invitation information will be available in June 2013.
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View Delegation Benefits
World of Concrete welcomes international delegations to the show and wants to make every effort to assist those interested in recruiting and organizing a group of 15 or more to attend the industry’s largest, annual international event. Delegations are organized by country through the U.S. Commercial Service International Posts. Special incentives are available to official World of Concrete delegation leaders. If you are interested in becoming an official delegation leader, email Jackie James, Director. If you would like to learn more about joining an official embassy/consulate delegation, contact the U.S. Commercial Service in your country.
Delegation Member Benefits:
Note: Companies qualified for delegation participation include firms that do business outside of the U.S. and who plan to attend in order to source U.S. suppliers of goods or services.
Join an IBP delegation today!
When you register for the Show with an IBP delegation you will receive free Exhibits-Only Admission and discounted seminar pricing. Registration opens mid-September. For a list of delegation leaders by country, please click here. FOR ADDITIONAL DELEGATION INFORMATION CLICK HERE.
IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO APPLY TO BE A DELEGATION LEADER, CLICK HERE.
U.S. Commercial Service
With its network of offices across the U.S. and in more than 80 countries, the U.S. Commercial Service of the U.S. Department of Commerce utilizes its global presence and international marketing expertise to help U.S. companies sell their products and services worldwide. To find the U.S. Commercial Service trade specialist nearest you, visit www.export.gov or call 800-USA-TRADE.
International Travel Partners
World of Concrete Housing has partners that can assist international visitors from Australia, Brazil, New Zealand, Mexico and the United Kingdom. If you need hotel and travel assistance from one of these countries, contact the partner in your respective region.
Australia & New Zealand, First Travel Management
Contact: Grant Bevin
Level 5, 187 Broadway, Newmarket, Auckland, New Zealand
Tel +64-9-5293700 • Fax +64-9-5292855
Brazil, Plantel Turismo
Contact: Henrique Jamovich
R. Santa Luzia 799 – 16o andar, Rio de Janeiro CEP 20030-040
Mexico, GCI GRUPOS Y CONVENCIONES INTERNACIONAL
Contact: Alejandro Guerra Arizpe
Toll Free: 1 888 2437 405 & 1 888 2437406.
Lada Sin Costo: 01 800 83 83 100 & 01 800 71 82 821.
Conmutador:81-8369-6821 Ext. 30. Fax: 81-8369-6666.
United Kingdom, Jebsens Travel Ltd.
Contact: Bella Rangel Callan
16-18 Denbigh Street, London, England SW1V 2ER
Tel (44)-207-828-9422 • Fax (44) 207 821-7232