Trade Mission to Singapore to Focus on Aerospace Industry
The International Trade Administration has announced an aerospace trade mission to Singapore Feb. 5-9, 2018. U.S. companies already doing business in Singapore or elsewhere in the Asia-Pacific region, as well as those seeking to enter those markets for the first time, may apply to participate. Recruitment will conclude no later than Dec. 1.
A minimum of 10 and a maximum of 15 companies will be selected to participate in the mission. Applicants must submit a completed and signed mission application and supplemental application materials, including adequate information on their 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 marketed under the name of a U.S. firm and have at least 51 percent U.S. content by value.
Each applicant must certify that (1) the products and services it wishes to market through the mission would be in compliance with U.S. export controls and regulations, (2) it has identified any matter pending before any bureau or office in the Department of Commerce, and (3) it has identified any pending litigation (including any administrative proceedings) to which it is a party that involves the DOC. Each applicant must also 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 their involvement in this mission and (2) maintain and enforce a policy that prohibits the bribery of foreign officials.