SEMA eNews Vol. 15, No. 40, October 4, 2012

Two International Networking Events to Be Held at SEMA Show

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The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and surrounding countries provide some of the best opportunities for U.S. specialty-parts manufacturers as off-roading, car collecting and motorsports are all growing in popularity.

SEMA is organizing two international networking sessions at the upcoming SEMA Show. Both will be held October 29:

Sell Specialty Equipment Products in China—the World's Largest Emerging Automotive Market

11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. Location: Room N255 LVCC

Chinese distributors and SEMA members already successful in the region provide insider tips. Learn the latest trends, applications and perceptions of U.S. brands in the Chinese market. This will be a great opportunity to meet with press and specialty-products distributors in this market of 1.3 billion people in this informal, practical session to assist you in deciding if this market is a good fit for your products (pre-registration is not required).

Opportunities for SEMA-Member Manufacturers in the Middle East
1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m. Location: Room N255 LVCC

Learn how to cash in on this lucrative region. The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and surrounding countries provide some of the best opportunities for U.S. specialty-parts manufacturers as off-roading, car collecting and motorsports are all growing in popularity. UAE-based media and buyers will discuss how to cash in on this market at the SEMA Show. Companies from throughout the GCC will also be present. Attendees will also learn about details regarding the upcoming U.S. government-subsidized SEMA one-on-one matchmaking program being held in the UAE, March 13–16, 2013 (pre-registration is not required).