Healthcare Trade Mission to Middle East Scheduled for May 2015
The International Trade Administration is organizing a healthcare equipment, services and technologies business development mission to Egypt, Jordan and Israel, with an optional stop in the West Bank, May 16–21, 2015. Targeted sectors include products and services for maternal and child health needs; medical equipment and supplies, including diagnostic, monitoring and imaging equipment; hospital and outpatient clinic design; hospital management; e-health: healthcare management systems/software/network design; laboratory and scientific equipment; products for specialty areas such as oncology, cardiology, wound care and plastic surgery; products and services for implementing quality standards and accreditation; robotics; and mobile clinics.
A minimum of 12 and maximum of 15 representatives will be selected to participate in this mission. Each applicant must submit no later than March 13, 2015, 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% U.S. content of the value of the finished product or service.