14 Feb Korea Premier Products Showcase 2013 Celebrates Anniversary of the U.S.-Korea FTA
Showcase commemorates the one-year anniversary of the effectuation of the U.S.-Korea Free Trade Agreement by giving local U.S. buyers, sales reps, product developers, and merchandisers the opportunity to meet with executives from top Korean executives in town for the event.
The Korea Premier Products Showcase 2013—taking place on Thursday March 14, 2013 at 3 West Club in New York—is poised to be the biggest event of its kind. This showcase will commemorate the one-year anniversary of the effectuation of the U.S.-Korea Free Trade Agreement by giving local U.S. buyers, sales reps, product developers, and merchandisers the opportunity to meet with executives from top Korean executives in town for the event, fostering the true spirit of international trade.
“Due to the tremendous success of last year’s Korea Premier Products Showcase and the remarkable achievement of the U.S.-Korea FTA, we’re pleased to announce the Korea Premier Products Showcase 2013,” said Suyoung Kim, Head of SBC(Small & Medium Business Corporation) U.S. office. “Our events have always been about celebrating and taking advantage of the opportunities international trade offers, and with the one-year anniversary of the Free Trade Agreement, it’s the perfect time for us to hold this showcase.”
At this exclusive event, U.S. retail professionals will get the opportunity to meet with representatives from 11 featured Korean companies to discuss potential partnership and business opportunities as well as to see their innovative products. Featured product categories for the Korea Premier Products Showcase 2013 include: 1) phone cases and accessories, 2) home goods & furniture, and 3) Industrial products & agricultural equipment.
Registrants can be matched for meetings with companies offering products of interest.
“The U.S.-Korea Free Trade Agreement is all about opening the doors for mutually beneficial trading between these two great countries,” said Kim. “Our event provides a great opportunity for networking and facilitating the advancement of partnerships and business relationships between U.S. and Korean companies.”
Companies and professionals interested in attending the free event (registration required) can get more information or register online at http://tradekorea.org.
Complete event details include:
- Date/Time: Thursday, March 14, 2013, 9:30AM-12:30PM
- Location : 3 West Club, 3 West 51st Street, New York, NY 10019
- Fee : Complimentary to those who register online in advance
- Host : Kbiz (Korea federation of small and medium business) & SBC (Small & medium Business Corporation), South Korean government agencies to promote innovative Korean enterprises and technologies
Space is limited, so early registration is encouraged. For more information on the event and the companies that will be in attendance or to register, visit http://tradekorea.org.