1. BULGARIA ¨C NEW OPPORTUNITIES IN THE OIL & GAS SECTOR
May 18, 2011, Houston West Chamber of Commerce, Houston, TX
Bulgaria is on the radar screen of U.S. firms for investments and business opportunities. The country enjoys political stability, and forecasts are for slight or flat economic growth in 2010. In January 2005, the Bulgarian government offered the offshore Shabla block in the northern Black Sea shelf under a three-year exploration license. Potential reserves are expected at 200 million barrels.
This luncheon seminar will feature Scott Pozil, Senior Commercial Officer, James Warlick, U.S. Ambassador to Bulgaria, Elena Poptodorova, Bulgarian Ambassador to the U.S.; and a representative from Honeywell. Following the formal presentations, you will have the opportunity to meet one-on-one to discuss market entry strategy.
To register visit www.hwcoc.org or contact firstname.lastname@example.org
2. SAUDI ARABIA¡¯S OIL & GAS INDUSTRY FEATURING SAUDI ARAMCO May 3, 2011, Reliant ARENA (Second Floor, Room 3), Houston, TX
The Saudi Arabian Oil Company (Saudi Aramco), the state-owned oil company of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, is a fully-integrated, global petroleum enterprise and a world leader in exploration and producing, refining, distribution, shipping and marketing. The company manages proven reserves of 260.1 billion barrels of crude oil and it manages the fourth-largest gas reserves in the world, 275.2 trillion cubic feet. Aramco Services recruits professionals for careers in Saudi Arabia as well as works with suppliers and vendors to provide Saudi Aramco with goods and services.
This unprecedented procurement seminar opportunity allows U.S. oil and gas equipment and service suppliers to hear directly from Aramco and SABIC on how to supply these companies.
To register now visit http://www.buyusa.gov/houston/saudiseminarotc11.html
To view other procurement seminars at the OTC visit: http://www.buyusa.gov/houston/procurementseminarsotc11.html
3. ¡°SHOWTIME¡± AT OTC 2011 May 3, 2011 9:00am-5pm CST, Reliant Arena, Houston, TX
Oil and Gas industry specialists from all over the world and the Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank) will be available at the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC .11) for private meetings during the ¡°Showtime¡± Market Consultation program organized by the U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. & Foreign Commercial Service. ¡°Showtime¡± provides U.S. exporters the opportunity to discuss their company¡¯s export strategy, specific market challenges, and learn about new export opportunities during private, pre-scheduled consultations with energy experts from U.S. Embassies and Consulates across the world.
Register now at NO CHARGE. http://www.buyusa.gov/houston/oneononemtgs11.html
4. EURASIAN OIL & GAS TRADE MISSION 2011 June 20-24, 2011, Turkey & Kazakhstan
This mission will focus on two important expanding oil and gas sectors in these key markets. To help U.S. firms leverage opportunities in these markets, two embassies and a planned U.S. Government top level executive will be leading this matchmaking mission to Turkey and Kazakhstan June 20-24, 2011.
The U.S. Embassy's Commercial section in both Kazakhstan and Turkey will arrange one-on-one appointments based on participant needs & interests in each of three cities. Briefings, site visits, receptions/networking events, and possible legal presentations will also be offered.
For more information about the trade mission or to register: http://export.gov/trademissions/eurasia2011/index.asp or contact email@example.com
5. ACCESS 2011: INTERNATIONAL TRADE FORUM ON AFRICA, THE MIDDLE EAST AND SOUTH ASIA April 26-27, 2011, Westin Galleria, Houston, Texas
Explore new opportunities in high-potential markets, gain insights regarding developing a market entry or market expansion strategy, and tap into resources needed to succeed in markets in the Africa, Middle East and South Asia region. Find out how the U.S. Department of Commerce can help your company to: identify new export markets and opportunities, obtain the resources necessary to succeed in foreign markets, and develop market entry strategies.
Although ACCESS 2011 is SOLD OUT, contact Larry.Tabash@trade.gov or Nyamusi.Igambi@trade.gov for more information