Global Update

International Buyers: SEMA Resources Available to Assist You

  Center for International Commerce
  Take advantage of the Center for International Commerce to arrange meetings, find interpreters and network with international buyers and vendors.
The 2009 SEMA Show will feature a wealth of resources for international buyers, manufacturers, media and attendees.
  • Connect with leading specialty-equipment manufacturers

    International buyers are invited to search an electronic list of exhibiting companies and request pre-set meetings during Show week. This new, powerful feature on the SEMA website will be available soon.
  • Pick up your free copy of the SEMA International Buyers’ Guide

    International buyers receives a complimentary copy of the 2009–2010 International Buyers' Guide, a year-round guide of hundreds of export-ready companies available at international registration.

  • Take advantage of the services of the centrally located Center for International Commerce

    International buyers are invited to utilize the Center for International Commerce (CIC), a valuable complimentary resource available for the exclusive use of international attendees and exhibitors who seek international business. The room is outfitted with interpreters, private meeting space and free Wi-Fi. An electronic locator will also make it even easier for buyers to locate the products that they seek at the Show, and an electronic message center will allow international buyers and exhibitors to contact each other and set-up a mutually convenient time to meet. SEMA and U.S. Department of Commerce staff will be available to assist international buyers.
  • International Happy Hour is the ideal venue to meet new suppliers

    SEMA is hosting the 6th annual International Happy Hour designed to bring together international buyers and exhibitors on Wednesday, November 4.
More information on these resources is available by contacting Stacie Hering at