Healthcare Trade Mission to Peru Scheduled for March 2016
The International Trade Administration is organizing a healthcare trade and investment mission to Peru March 7-9, 2016. Targeted sectors include pharmaceuticals; medical equipment including CT scanners, robotic radiosurgery systems and gamma knives; hospital operation and management services; hospital information systems; and eHealth solutions.
A maximum of 20 representatives will be selected to participate in this mission. Each applicant must submit no later than Feb. 1, 2016, a completed and signed mission application and supplemental application materials, including adequate information on its products and/or services, primary market objectives and goals for participation. Each applicant must also certify that the products and services it seeks to export through the mission are either produced in the U.S. or, if not, marketed under the name of a U.S. firm and have at least 51 percent U.S. content of the value of the finished product or service. In addition, each applicant must certify that the products and services it wishes to market through the mission would be in compliance with U.S. export controls and regulations, certify that it has identified any matter pending before any bureau or office in the Department of Commerce, certify that it has identified any pending litigation (including any administrative proceedings) to which it is a party that involves the DOC, and sign and submit an agreement that it and its affiliates (1) have not and will not engage in the bribery of foreign officials in connection with a company’s/participant’s involvement in this mission and (2) maintain and enforce a policy that prohibits the bribery of foreign officials.