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U.S. Commercial Service Uruguay Services for U.S. Companies

Every year, the U.S. Commercial Service helps thousands of companies export goods and services worth billions of dollars. Let us help you find the best opportunities for your business in Uruguay.

Proven Trade Expertise. Our global network of trade professionals is located throughout the United States and in U.S. Embassies and Consulates in nearly 80 countries, including Uruguay. Whether you’re looking to make your first export sale or expand your business in Uruguay, we offer the trade counseling, market intelligence, business matchmaking, and commercial diplomacy you need to connect with lucrative business opportunities. In addition, we will help you to develop trade finance and insurance strategies that align with your particular business objectives and help you complete your export transaction.

Following is a list of our general assistance areas. Our trade professionals will work with you to identify and tailor the right mix of U.S. Commercial Service capabilities to achieve your exporting goals. Contact your U.S. Commercial Service trade professional in Uruguay for details.

Market Intelligence

  • Customized Market Research: Customized Market Research answers questions about an overseas market including market trends and size, customary distribution and promotion practices, market entry requirements, regulations, product standards and registration, key competitors and potential agents, distributors, or strategic partners.
  • Initial Market Check: The Initial Market Check is an initial assessment of the market potential of a product or service in a targeted market. The service gauges the potential of a specific product or service in a market by gathering feedback from up to five industry participants and provides recommendations on whether to pursue the target market.

Matchmaking Services

  • International Partner Search: The International Partner Search provides U.S. firms with a list of up to five agents, distributors and partners that have expressed an interest in your product or service.
  • International Partner Search Plus Virtual Introductions: The International Partner Search Plus Virtual Introductions provides U.S. firms with a list of up to five agents, distributors and partners that have expressed an interest in your product or service, and includes virtual introductions via teleconference to the identified contacts.
  • Gold Key Service: The Gold Key Service provides U.S. firms traveling to a foreign market with up to five pre-screened appointments to establish relationships with potential overseas agents, distributors, sales representatives, business partners and other local entities in-country.

Due Diligence on Foreign Parties

  • International Company Profile Full: The International Company Profile Full provides U.S. companies with in-depth background check information on a specific foreign company to help determine its suitability as a potential business partner. The service includes a site visit to the target foreign company and interviews with principals/references.
  • International Company Profile Partial: The International Company Profile Partial provides U.S. companies with basic background check information on a specific foreign company to help determine its suitability as a potential business partner.

In-Country Promotion of Products or Services

  • Single Company Promotion: The Single Company Promotion provides U.S. companies with promotional services to help increase the awareness of their product/service in a specific market. The promotional event may consist of a technical seminar, press conference, luncheon, dinner, or reception, with targeted direct mail or e-mail campaigns.
  • Featured U.S. Exporters Listing: Featured U.S. Exporters Listing provides U.S. companies with an opportunity to enhance their international marketing efforts through improved search engine optimization. A listing on the directory of an overseas CS office’s local website gives U.S. exporters targeted overseas exposure to more effectively help them find foreign business partners in specific local markets. It allows local importers to find U.S. exporters interested in exporting to a specific local foreign market.

Trade Events

  • Trade Show Representation: The Trade Show Representation service provides U.S. companies and economic development organizations with the ability to increase their marketing exposure at an overseas trade show when they are unable to attend in-person. Multiple clients’ products and services may be showcased by CS at the event.
  • Certified Trade Mission: A Certified Trade Mission provides an effective way for groups of U.S. companies to explore business opportunities in overseas markets. A mission can consist of the following activities: Market Briefing, Gold Key Service, and Reception/Site Visit/ Technical Seminar. The trade mission organizer and CS determine which of these activities will be included for all participants.

Additional Services

  • Business Service Provider: The Business Service Provider (BSP) is an online program to help U.S. exporters identify professional export service providers to support them in the assessment, financing or completion of an export transaction.

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