Car Zone LLC—a United Arab Emirates (UAE)-based company—is seeking accessories and performance products for the Nissan Patrol Y62.
Twenty-five percent of all SEMA Show buyers reside outside of the United States. Here are five tips for attracting buyers from more than 100 countries to your booth.
An important distributor in Beijing, China, is seeking a wide range of aftermarket products for Volkswagens.
Through a U.S. Commerce Department grant, SEMA members will have access
to vehicles popular worldwide that are not sold in the United
States in order to prototype product.
The SEMA tour, from September 2–7, 2012, to two of the most
important cities in regards to customization—Shanghai and Beijing—allows
participants to gain insight into the growing specialty market for the
1.3 billion Chinese consumers. Learn what products
sell, what products are in demand, and for which applications, through
networking opportunities with retailers and wholesalers.
Explore opportunities to develop business in Mexico and Central America
by exhibiting at or attending the upcoming PAACE Automechanika Show
taking place July 18–20, 2012, in Mexico City.
SEMA members are invited to attend several networking events, including a
seminar on the UAE specialty-equipment market on June 8, and a
SEMA-sponsored dinner with selected key accessories and performance
The Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) program, which provides
duty-free treatment to several thousand products imported into the
United States from more than two-thirds of the world's countries expired
at the end of last year.
About this product:
The seventh annual Global Media Awards program found 150 companies being recognized by an international panel of automotive journalists at the 2010 SEMA Show. Twenty-four of the top automotive journalists hailing from 15 important world markets for specialty products rolled up their sleeves, and each selected 10 products from the New Products Showcase that they thought would most appeal to consumers in their home markets. We talked to some of the winners about being selected, their overseas sales plans and how important these established and emerging markets are for their bottom lines.
About this product:
For the sixth year, a panel of top automotive journalists from 15
countries throughout Asia, Europe, South Africa and South America
served on the SEMA Global Media Awards (GMA) panel.
SEMA recognizes that automotive personalization and customization is growing worldwide. Though the appeal of making cars and trucks fit one’s lifestyle has strong roots in the United States, this enthusiast attitude is universal—and growing. SEMA introduced the Global Media Award program in 2004 to highlight the wide appeal to enthusiasts on every continent of specialty-equipment products that are on display at the SEMA Show.