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Global Initiatives

Southern California relies on the global economy. The Chamber works to advance global trade in the region and help local businesses build international relationships and expand global reach.

TRADE COMMISSIONERS NETWORKING GROUP


The Trade Commissioners Networking Group (TCNG) provides the infrastructure and venue where members of the consul corp. and trade offices can develop their own International trade strategies and programs as they perform their professional responsibilities.

Read the 2014 Welcome Message from TCNG Chair Mike Rosenfeld, vice consul of British Consulate General/UK Trade & Investment

NEXT MEETING           

Strategic Planning Session
December 4th
4:30-5:30 p.m.
Omni Downtown Hotel

Followed by annual VIP Holiday Reception

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PREVIOUS MEETINGS


Date   Meeting 
11/12/14  

Private Briefing: Silicon Beach & the L.A. Tech Scene
Agenda, Presentation

 
       
10/01/14  

Private Briefing with Beacon Economics LLC
Agenda, Presentation

     
07/23/14   Private Briefing & Tour of Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
AgendaInternational Programs Video
     
03/13/14   Private Briefing and Tour of the L.A. CleanTech Incubator Program
     
12/05/13   Annual Strategic Planning Session & Holiday Reception
     
11/13/13   Private Roundtable Discussion with Deputy Director of Int'l Affairs & Business Development for the Governor's Office of Business & Economic Development (GOBIZ)
     
10/16/13   Private Meet & Greet with Director of International Trade for the Office of Mayor Eric Garcetti 
     
08/05/13   Metropolitan Water District of Southern California Briefing
AgendaPresentation & Photo Gallery
      
03/14/13   U.S. Customs & FDA Briefing
AgendaPresentation & Photo Gallery
      
02/21/13   US Foods Distribution Center Briefing & Tour
AgendaPresentation & Photo Gallery
      
11/28/12   National Association of Specialty Food Trade Briefing
AgendaPresentation & Photo Gallery
      
07/11/12   International Builders Show Briefing - National Home Builders Association
Presentation & Photo Gallery 
      
05/14/12   Private Briefing: KOTRA Business Incubator Program
Presentation & Photo Gallery
      
02/23/12   Roundtable Discussion & Tour of Gensler
Presentation & Photo Gallery
      
11/29/11   USC Health Science Center Briefing & Tour
Agenda & Photo Gallery
      
08/31/11    Port of Long Beach Green Policy Briefing & Harbor Tour
AgendaPresentation & Photo Gallery
      
08/10/11   JPL Private Procurement Briefing & Tour
AgendaPresentation & Photo Gallery
      
05/17/11   Import Specialist Briefing
AgendaFDA Presentation & Photo Gallery
       
01/26/11   Boeing C-17 Facilities Tour & Briefing
Agenda & Photo Gallery
       
11/16/10   Milken Institute Roundtable & Tour
Agenda & Speaker Bios 
       
05/28/10   RAND Corporation Roundtable Discussion & Tour
Agenda & Speaker Bios 
       
01/27/10   Import Briefing
Agenda & Speaker Bios
FDA PresentationFDA Import Process
ACE Overview - U.S. Customs & Border Protection
U.S. Treasury Presentation 
       
11/05/09   Meeting with Tim Olson, Program Manager, California Energy Commission 
       
09/24/09   Roundtable discussion with Dario Gomez, Director, International Trade,
Office of Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, and Elga Sharpe, Chief of Protocol,
City of Los Angeles  
       
09/17/09   Meeting with Kevin Weeks, Director, Field Operations, Los Angeles
U.S. Customs and Border Protection  
       
07/22/09   Meeting with Jenny Chavez, Deputy Chief of Staff,
Office of Councilmember Janice Hahn 
       
 

CURRENT MEMBERS


Consulate General of Argentina   Consulate General of Bangladesh
Consulate General of Brazil   Consulate General of Bulgaria
Consulate General of Canada   Consulate General of Ethiopia
Consulate General of Japan   Consulate General of Malaysia
Consulate General of New Zealand   Consulate General of Pakistan
Consulate General of the People's Republic of China   Consulate General of Spain
Consulate General of Sri Lanka in Los Angeles   Consulate General of Turkey
Consulate General of the United Arab Emirates   Flanders Investment and Trade
Hong Kong Trade Development Council   Indonesian Trade Promotion Center
Italian Trade Commission Los Angeles Office   Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO)
Korea Trade Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA)   North American Rep Office of Shenzhen
Philippine Trade and Investment Cente   ProChile - Chilean Trade Commission
ProMexico   South African Consulate
Trade Commission of Ecuador   Trade and Investment Office of Peru 
Trade Queensland - The Americas   UK Trade and Investment
     
*List last updated 2/14/14    

Investment Projects


Philippine Trade and Investment Center
Infrastructure Project Opportunities - Public Private Partnership Center

Contact Archimedes Gomez, 213.637.3002.

   

Consulate General of Sri Lanka
Hotel Investment Opportunities

   

ProChile - Chilean Trade Commission
Chacao Bridge Project

   
     
*List last updated 02/13/2013