INTERNATIONAL COCOA - COFFEE & CASHEW TRADE FAIR (SICA)
January 19, 2020
Bernard Diby AKO, Chairman of Ivorian Commerce and Agriculture Organization (ORICA) and his esteemed delegation attended Winter Fancy Food Show at Moscone Center San Francisco on 19 – 21 January 2020. The event attracting more than 15,000 visitors daily and bringing 1500 exhibitors together, showcased 80,000 Specialty foods & beverages and thousands of new products. During the show, the delegation had meetings with the potential coffee, cashew and cocoa buyers and discussed the ways of trading of those products between the USA and Cote d'Ivoire.
During their visit to San Francisco the delegation also had meetings with Georges Angah Miessi, Honorary Consul of Cote d'Ivoire, Rodney Fong, President & CEO of San Francisco Chamber of Commerce and his team, Mark Chandler, Director of Mayor's Office of International Commerce and Frederick Jordon, President and Chairman of San Francisco African American Chamber of Commerce, and Frankie Jacobs Gillette, President of San Francisco Abidjan Sister City Committee. In those meetings, Mr. Ako made presentations on Cote d'Ivoire's Cashew, Cocoa and Coffee production and alternative ways to increase trade and investment flow between Cote d'Ivoire and San Francisco.
SYLVESTER TURNER, MAYOR OF HOUSTON'S VISIT TO ISTANBUL
July 13, 2017
Savvy Trade LLC organized Sylvester Turner, Mayor of Houston and his esteemed delegation's visit to Istanbul on July 13, 2017. During the visit delegation met with Istanbul Chamber of Commerce, Turkish Steel Exporters Association and also Turkish American Business Council Members.
TURKEY GAS TRANSIT AND TRADING HUB REVERSE TRADE MISSION 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM | Thursday, October 26, 2017 | Houston, Texas
October 26, 2017
Savvy Trade LLC worked with US-Arab Bilateral Chamber of Commerce to support the U.S. Trade and Development Agency's effort to host the Turkey Gas Transit and Trading Hub Reverse Trade Mission. The event will bring senior public and private-sector officials from Turkey's energy sector to the United States to learn about advanced U.S. technologies and solutions that can support Turkey’s gas sector goals. Through a series of site visits, presentations, and a business briefing with U.S. industry, the delegates will be exposed to cutting-edge U.S. products, services, technologies, best practices, and regulations as they work to develop their own gas transit and trading hub infrastructure.
The itinerary will feature the Henry Hub in Erath, LA – the primary natural gas trading hub in the U.S., as a means to share best practices with Turkey. As part of the RTM, USTDA hosted a business briefing on October 26, 2017 in Houston, for U.S. industry where delegates presented on their upcoming plans and procurements for the gas sector.
WORLD CORPORATE GAMES HOUSTON, NOVEMBER 16-19,2017
November 16, 2017
The World Corporate Games is the largest corporate, multi-sport festival on the globe and is open to all organizations, businesses, institutions, and associations regardless of size. To date over 25.000 organizations and more than one million participants have taken part.
After an almost 30-year of absence from the United States, the Harris County - Houston Sports Authority will host the Games November 16-19, 2017 and Savvy Trade LLC will be supporting the event through organizing business meetings for interested participants. For more details and a discount for registration, you may reach me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The event projected to have thousands of participants across 18 different sports. Teams include employees, colleagues, family, and friends. Everyone is encouraged to participate no matter the age or talent level. All organizations will have the ability to compete equally, regardless of size or number entries because the award classifications allow for individual winners and team or company recognition through a unique point system.
ANKARA WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS AND SUPPORT ASSOCIATION VISIT TO CITY OF HOUSTON
October 25, 2016
The Honorable Sylvester Turner, Mayor of Houston and the City Council of Houston honored Ankara Women Entrepreneurs and Support Association (ANGİKAD) delegation with a proclamation and a warm welcome at the City Hall of Houston last week. The event organized by Deniz Senyurt, Senior Trade and Investment Attaché of Turkish Consulate in Houston in cooperation with Mayor's Office. During the visit, ANGIKAD also participated in Turkish-Houston Business Forum which resulted in 65 B2Bs.
2013 & 2016 ANNUAL TEXAS-TURKEY IRON AND STEEL NETWORKING & BUSINESS FORUMS
October 07, 2016
In cooperation with Turkish Steel Exporter Association, Port of Houston, American Institute for International Steel organized 2013 & 2016 Annual Texas-Turkey Iron and Steel Networking & Business Forum which resulted in more than 100 B2Bs.
USA EXPORT TRAINING CONFERENCE
April 19, 2016
The USA Export Training Conference in Istanbul brought together keynote speakers from the USA and Turkish exporters, business leaders, association members, entrepreneurs and others who are willing to learn much more about U.S. market and its opportunities. 150 participants representing 110 companies participated in the Conference.
PREVIOUSLY ORGANIZED PROGRAMS
Organized and facilitated several large ministerial visits to Houston and Austin. One of those visits brought together 700 business professionals with 142 B2Bs in April 2013 and was recognized as the best Turkish trade delegation to the U.S. by Turkey’s Ministry of Economy.
Hosted Turkish cable manufacturers during their visit to Houston and Dallas, as they met with the state’s largest importers, which resulted in 98 B2Bs in Dallas and 112 B2Bs in Houston. THANK YOU LETTER RECEIVED
Hosted Turkish Shipbuilders Delegation during 2016 Offshore Technology Conference and organized B2Bs for the delegation.
Presented at NAITA "Coffee with the Commercial Attaché – Focus Turkey – Breakfast Briefing with Deniz Senyurt, Turkish Commercial Attaché, at BizTech, Huntsville"Click here to learn more about program in June 2012