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Welcome International Visitors! World of Concrete Show Management and the U.S. Commercial Service will work closely in the global promotion of the 2018 show to bring international buyers and exhibitors together to expand business both domestically and overseas.The World of Concrete show is the perfect place to view the newest construction machinery and construction equipment for the industry.
The World of Concrete show is the perfect place to view the newest construction machinery and construction equipment for the industry.
VIEW 2018 INTERNATIONAL LANGUAGE WOC FACT SHEETS:
IMPORTANT: If you are an international visitor to World of Concrete 2018, please be reminded that the United States government has instituted new, tighter visa requirements for non-immigrant applicants. This may lengthen the time it takes to process your visa application. Make sure you begin your visa application early and well in advance of your travel dates.
VISA LETTER OF INVITATION: Request your letter here by filling out a simple online survey, and we will email your letter of invitation to apply for your travel visa.
Delegations are organized by country through the U.S. Commercial Service International Posts. 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. Special incentives are available to official World of Concrete delegation leaders.
Delegation Member Benefits:
Note: Companies qualified for delegation participation include individual companies 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!
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 many languages.
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.
Export Finance Solutions
Learn about financing options that give you the competitive edge in sales negotiations. Find out how EXIM’s trade credit insurance, working capital guarantees and foreign buyer financing support U.S. exporters.
We are partnering with the U.S. Commercial Service to support U.S. exhibitors interested in expanding their international sales and to recruit international attendees to the show.
The International Buyer Program at World of Concrete will feature Market and Industry Specialists from the U.S. Commercial Service, Export-Import Bank, and Small Business Administration that will be available to help U.S. exhibitors make the most of international sales opportunities.
Business-to-Business Appointments with International Buyer
Delegations – Available to U.S. Exhibitors at World of Concrete who are in the Export Interest Directory and want to meet the pre-screened international buyers attending World of Concrete as part of
delegations recruited by the International Buyer Program.
Showtime – One-on-One Appointments for U.S. Exhibitors at World of Concrete with U.S. Embassy Commercial Specialists from select overseas markets. These experts are eager to discuss export opportunities in their markets, current market situations, and export issues important to your company.
Qualify for Financing - Learn about financing available from the Export-Import Bank and whether you qualify.