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Jennifer McIntyre
U.S. Consul General in Chennai
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Trade Promotion throughBusinessMatchmaking
The U.S. Commercial Service in India connects Indian companies with the right U.S. opportunities and wewill
workwith you to find additional business opportunitieswithU.S. firms.
Through the International Buyer Program (IBP), we can take you to major U.S. industry trade shows to meet
pre-screened U.S. suppliers. You can access the 2014 industry shows at the following link:
http://export.gov/ibp/
3.
Obtaining Trade Finance
The U.S. Commercial Service works with the U.S. Trade Development Agency (USTDA), U.S. Export Import
(Ex-Im) Bank, Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) and U.S. and local banks, through a unique
network that helps Indian firms obtain competitive trade and project finance to grow their business.
Some of the U.S. delegations and programs the Commercial Service team in South India willhost this spring
are:
Select USA Roadshow in Bangalore, April 7-11, 2014
Automotive TradeMission in Chennai, April 21-25, 2014
Dental TradeMission in Bangalore, April 28 –May 2, 2014
Please contact the Commercial Service office if you or your company representatives are interested in
meeting with these delegations, in connecting with U.S. suppliers, and/or in obtaining general information
about investing in theUnited States.
To find out more on other shows in the United States, trade events and our Consulate events, please visit our
Consulate website
http://chennai .usconsulate.gov/
and the U.S. Commercial Service website
http://www.buyusa.gov/india
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I wish IACC and all the members a very Happy 2014!
Sincerely,
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