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U.S. Commercial Service Malaysia is your eyes and ears for business in this commercial crossroads of Southeast Asia.

From our office at the U.S. Embassy Kuala Lumpur, we promote the export of U.S. goods and services, facilitate job-creating investment in the United States, and protect U.S. business interests. Our staff of Commercial Specialists provides business counseling, market research, commercial contacts, access to business promotion opportunities, and commercial advocacy with governmental agencies.

We deliver customized business solutions to ensure that U.S. businesses compete and win in the local marketplace.

Registration is now open for the 2017 SelectUSA Investment Summit!

We’re thrilled to announce that registration is open for the fourth SelectUSA Investment Summit in the Washington, DC area on June 18-20, 2017!

If you represent a business and you are considering opening or expanding operations, the SelectUSA Summit will help you find the answers you need more efficiently, saving you time and money. You’ll discover more about how, where, and why to invest in the United States.

Get in touch with our team in Kuala Lumpur if you’re interested in joining our delegation to the SelectUSA Summit.  Contact Tracy Yeoh at Tracy.Yeoh@trade.gov

The Summit will consist of five key components:

  • The SelectUSA Investment Academy will be held on Sunday, June 18, with sessions designed especially for first-time investors and economic developers.
  • On Monday, June 19 – Tuesday, June 20, we’ll feature plenary and breakout sessions with business and government leaders sharing their insights on the latest trends; you’ll also learn about resources, tools, and regulations.
  • Visit our exhibition hall to explore opportunities from across the country – all in one building!
  • An improved online matchmaking system will enable you to connect directly with economic developers, state or local officials, and others in advance, to meet face-to-face on site.
  • There will also be networking events throughout the Summit, with a range of additional side activities hosted by other participants.

Who should attend?

  • Investors of all sizes, at all stages: Whether you represent an established multinational, small or medium-sized business, or a high-growth start-up, this event is for you if you’re thinking about establishing or expanding operations in the United States.
  • Advisors, specialists, companies, chambers of commerce, and associations: Organizations and service providers that facilitate direct investment into the United States are welcome.
  • Journalists:  We look forward to working with you! Please register through the Summit website and contact Tracy Yeoh for more information.

Learn more and register now at www.SelectUSAsummit.us

Upcoming Trade Events

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Offshore Technology Conference 2017 (OTC2017). Held at the NRG Park, Houston TX, USA, May 1st – 4th, 2017.  This is the largest event for the oil and gas industry where energy professionals from around the world gather to exchange ideas and opinions to advance scientific and technical knowledge for offshore resources and environmental matters. Showcasing the latest in leading-edge technology for the offshore, drilling, exploration, production and environmental protection.   OTC is the world’s foremost event for companies looking to make their mark in the offshore energy industry or to seek new technologies, products, goods and services in the oil and gas industry.   For participation or visiting the show, please contact Randall.liew@trade.gov or call him at +60-12-390-3548 for more information.

The National Restaurant Association Restaurant, Hotel-Motel Show (NRA). Held at McCormick Place, Chicago, IL, May 20-23, 2017. This event showcases products like bakery items, kitchen tools, table ware, flatware, crockery, food service technology, catering paraphernalia, sustainable products, snacks etc. in the Hotel, Restaurant & Catering industry. Please contact janet.suan@trade.gov or call her at +60-12-395-3907 for more information.


CommunicAsia 2017 (CommunicAsia). Held at Marina Bay Sands, Singapore, May 23 – 25, 2017. The premier sourcing and knowledge ICT platform in Asia, CommunicAsia2017 will bring together a comprehensive display of cutting-edge technologies. With the convergence of technologies and the disruption of traditional business models, ensure that your business stays updated and ready to tackle future consumer demands. Featuring a showcase of trending technologies: SatComm; Connect Everywhere; Borderless Broadband; Smart Cities; IoT; Cloud & Big Data; Security & Cyber-Security; Enterprise Mobility. Please contact joanne.looi@trade.gov or contact her at +60-3-2168-5048 for more information.

NAFSA Annual Conference & Expo 2017 (NAFSA). Held at Los Angeles, CA, May 28 – June 2. The NAFSA 2017 Annual Conference & Expo promises to be one of the largest international education events ever. With more than 9,000 international educators expected to attend from over 100 countries, the Expo is the best place for organizations like yours to develop sustaining partnerships and new business. Please contact joanne.looi@trade.gov or contact her at +60-3-2168-5048 for more information.


The Outdoor Retailer Summer Market (ORSM). Held at Salt Palace Convention Centre, Salt Lake, UT, July 25-29, 2017. Featuring outdoor sports show of choice for the largest collection of innovative gear, apparel, footwear and accessories for outdoor sports products including adventure travel, backpacking, camping, hiking, climbing, mountaineering, cycling, mountain biking, fishing, fly fishing, health and fitness, military, nutrition and natural products, paddlesports, watersports, SUP, pet products, running, trail running, surf, skate, lifestyle, triathlon, multisport endurance, and our newest category yoga/Pilates. Please contact janet.suan@trade.gov or call her at + 60-12-395-3907 for more information.


Water Environment Federation’s Annual Technical Exhibition and Conference (WEFTEC). Held at Chicago, Illinois, Sept 30 – Oct 4, 2017. WEFTEC®, the Water Environment Federation’s Annual Technical Exhibition and Conference, is the largest conference of its kind in North America and offers water quality professionals from around the world with the best water quality education and training available today. Also recognized as the largest annual water quality exhibition in the world, the expansive show floor provides unparalleled access to the most cutting-edge technologies in the field; serves as a forum for domestic and international business opportunities; and promotes invaluable peer-to-peer networking among registrants. Please contact joanne.looi@trade.gov or contact her at +60-3-2168-5048 for more information.

Highlights of Past Trade Events

Go West Summit (GWS). Held at Reno-Tahoe, Nevada,

February 20-23, 2017 introduces the world's top international tour operators to specialty suppliers offering tourism-related products or services in the American West. Go West Summit partners with Reno Tahoe USA and Travel Nevada to present the ultimate business-to-business tourism convention experience with a side of adventure!

Go West Summit is open to Malaysian outbound travel agency who currently sells U.S.A. destinations. All buyers must be an established international operator selling pre-packaged or customized multi-day tours to the American West and/or Canada, produce a brochure promoting these tours, and have a working website. If you fit this criteria and wish to register to participate in this summit, please go to: http://goo.gl/t7JylE.



CES 2017 (CES). Held at Las Vegas, January 5-8, 2017. The International CES (Consumer Electronics Show®) is the world's gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. Please contact joanne.looi@trade.gov or contact her at +60-3-2168-5048 for more information.

THE INTERNATIONAL BAKING INDUSTRY EXPOSITION (IBIE) will be held October 8-11, 2016 at the Las Vegas Convention Center (LVCC) in Las Vegas, Nevada. Held triennially and is recognized as the only U.S.-based international baking trade show driving the baking industry worldwide. IBIE offers complete equipment, ingredient and supply solutions to wholesale and retail baking professionals. Please contact office.kualalumpur@trade.gov for more information.

DISCOVER GLOBAL MARKETS (DGM). Held in Seattle WA, Sept 13-15, 2016. Healthcare Connections and transform potential to market success! Whether for new export opportunities, help in overcoming challenges, or general questions, pre-schedule meetings with U.S. Commercial diplomats from key markets will be there! Gain insight on global healthcare opportunities, regulations, and best practices. Hear directly from industry leaders. Connect with international buyers. Network with healthcare companies from around the country. Learn the latest market intelligence. All this and more in DGM! Please contact tracy.yeoh@trade.gov for more information.

NACE (National Association of Corrosion Engineers based in Houston, Texas – (NACE). Conference held in Shangri La Hotel Kuala Lumpur, August 16-18th, 2016. It is a worldwide problem that affects many different aspects of life, including the maritime sector, roads and bridges, power generation, and drinking water. Corrosion is estimated to cost the world the equivalent of 3.4 percent of its GDP, according to a study by the corrosion organization NACE International.  Please contact Randall.liew@trade.gov for more information.

Cosmoprof Asia. On behalf of U.S. companies and suppliers exhibiting at Cosmoprof Asia 2016, we would like to invite you to attend this trade-only beauty and cosmetics show. We are happy to assist you to identify, meet and preschedule your appointments with U.S. companies and suppliers at Cosmoprof Asia (Cosmoprof Asia 2016) November, 15-18, 2016. This year, Cosmoprof Asia will introduce the concept of "One Fair, Two Venues" and will be held strategically across two locations. Asia World-Expo (Nov 15-17), to be held at Hong Kong International Airport, Lantau, will host exhibitors of ingredients, machinery and equipment, packaging, contract manufacturing and private label.  Cosmoprof Asia (Nov 16-18) to be held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre will include: cosmetics and toiletries, natural health, beauty salon, hair salon, nail and accessories. For more information please email to office.kualalumpur@trade.gov.

Offshore South East Asia (OSEA). Held at Marina Bay Sand Exhibition Centre Singapore, Nov 29th – Dec 2nd, 2016. This biennial show is an ideal platform to meet the oil and gas industry’s key companies and industry professionals from around the region to discuss strategic, operational and technological developments in Asia's oil and gas industry. Topic of discussion revolves around Deepwater Exploration and Production, Optimizing New and Unconventional Hydrocarbon Assets, Commercial Opportunities in Shale Gas, FPSO and FLNG, Process safety and HSE, Asset Integrity Maintenance and New Techniques, Terminal, Bunkering, Tank Farms and other Downstream Opportunities. Join us at the US Pavilion or contact Randall.liew@trade.gov or call him at +60-12-390-3548 for more information.


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