Trade Events

International trade shows, trade missions, and state sponsored sales trips provide Missouri businesses opportunities to showcase their products and develop relationships with potential customers. You will benefit from the expertise of our trade consultants who will help you select the right events to attend and prepare you to get good results.

Missouri’s Global Market Access Program can provide reimbursement to qualified businesses for a portion of the costs associated with these events.


Date Name of the Event Venue Description
Mar 14-16, 2017 GESS Dubai 2017 (TFC Event) Dubai, United Arab Emirates Education/Training Services
Mar 14-16, 2017 JEC Composites World 2017 Paris, France Composite Materials
Mar 28-31, 2017 Shanghai International Hospitality Equipment and Supply Expo (HOTELEX) 2017 (TFC Event) Shanghai, China Air Conditioning/Refrigeration Eq., Agricultural Products, Foods - Processed, Food Processing/Packaging Eq., Hotel/Restaurant Eq., Textile Products - Made-Up
Mar 29-31, 2017 ExpoProduccion 2017 (TFC Event) Mexico City, Mexico Apparel, Textile Fabrics, Textile Machinery/Eq., Textile Products - Made-Up
Apr 4-6, 2017 Aeromart Montreal, Canada Aeronautical Industry, Aircraft/Aircraft Parts, Airport/Ground Support Eq.
Apr 11-13, 2017 2017 SPIE Defense & Commercial Sensing Anaheim, CA global sensing, imaging, and photonics technologies event for defense, security, industry, health care, and the environment
Apr 12-14, 2017 China Refrigeration 2017 (TFC Event) Shanghai, China Air Conditioning/Refrigeration Eq., Environmental Technologies, Renewable Energy Eq.
Apr 14-17, 2017 Latin American Aerospace & Defense (LAAD)/ Defence & Security 2017 (TFC Event) Rio De Janeiro, Brazil Aircraft/Aircraft Parts, Airport/Ground Support Eq., Defense Industry Eq., Security/Safety Eq., Telecommunications Eq.
Apr 24-28, 2017 Fire Department Instructors Conference (FDIC) 2017 Indianapolis, IN Building Products, Composite Materials, Construction Eq., Computers/Peripherals, Computer Services, Forestry/Woodworking Machinery, Security/Safety Eq., Trucks/Trailers/Buses, Transportation Serv. (other than Aviation)
Apr 26-28, 2017 Adriatic Sea Defense and Aerospace Conference 2017 (TFC Event) Split, Croatia Aircraft/Aircraft Parts, Defense Industry Eq., Security/Safety Eq.
Apr 27-29, 2017 Costa Rica Community College Education Fair 2017 San Jose, Costa Rica Education/Training Services
May 1-4, 2017 Offshore Technology Conference 2017 Houston, TX Oil/Gas Field Machinery, Oil/Gas/Mineral Prod/Explor Serv.
May 8-11, 2017 Project Qatar Exhibition 2017 Doha, Qatar Building Products, Construction Eq.
May 8-11, 2017 TUTTOFOOD 2017 Milan, Italy Foods - Processed
May 9-11, 2017 WasteExpo 2017 New Orleans, LA Environmental Technologies, General Industrial Eq./Supplies, Health Care Services, Management Consulting Services, Process Controls - Industrial, Pollution Control Eq., Trucks/Trailers/Buses, Used/Reconditioned Eq.
May 16-18, 2017 Licensing Expo 2017 (IBP Select) Las Vegas, NV Accounting Services, Financial Services, General Consumer Goods
May 16-19, 2017 Hospitalar Sao Paulo, Brazil
May 22-26, 2017 Ligna Hannover 2017 (TFC Event) Hannover, Germany Forestry/Woodworking Machinery
May 23-25, 2017 National Restaurant Association Restaurant, Hotel-Motel Show (NRA Show) 2017 Chicago, IL Agricultural Machinery & Eq., Agricultural Products, Agricultural Services, Foods - Processed, Food Processing/Packaging Eq., General Industrial Eq./Supplies, Household Consumer Goods, Hotel/Restaurant Eq., Materials Handling Machinery, Packaging Eq.
Jun 6-8, 2017 Offshore West Africa 2017 Lagos, Nigeria Oil/Gas Field Machinery, Oil/Gas/Mineral Prod/Explor Serv.
Jun 10-16, 2017 InfoComm International 2017 Las Vegas, NV Audio/Visual Eq., Consumer Electronics, Computer Services, Electronics Industry Prod/Test Eq., Telecommunications Eq., Telecommunications Services
Jun 19-25, 2017 Paris Air Show Paris, France Aeronautical Industry, Aircraft/Aircraft Parts, Airport/Ground Support Eq.
Jun 24-27, 2017 Summer Fancy Food Show New York City, NY Foods - Processed, Food Processing/Packaging Eq., General Consumer Goods
Jun 26-Jul 29, 2017 Outdoor Retailer Summer Market 2017 Salt Lake City, UT Apparel, Consumer Electronics, Footwear, Health Care Services, Renewable Energy Eq., Sporting Goods/Recreational Eq., Travel and Tourism Industries, Textile Fabrics, Textile Products - Made-Up
Jul 5-7, 2017 INTERPOL World 2017 Singapore, Singapore Security/Safety Eq.
Jul 30-Aug 30, 2017 AACC 2017 San Diego, CA Biotechnology, Laboratory Scientific Instruments, Medical Eq.
Sep 10-13, 2017 Solar Power International 2017 Las Vegas, NV Renewable Energy Eq.
Sep 12-15, 2017 DSEI 2017 (TFC Event) London, United Kingdom Aircraft/Aircraft Parts, Airport/Ground Support Eq., Aviation Services, Defense Industry Eq.
Sep 16-19, 2017 ASIS 2017 Dallas, TX Computers/Peripherals, Computer Services, Laboratory Scientific Instruments, Management Consulting Services, Security/Safety Eq., Telecommunications Eq.
Sep 19-22, 2017 Process Expo 2017 (IBP Select) Chicago, IL Agricultural Chemicals, Agricultural Machinery & Eq., Agricultural Products, Agricultural Services, Foods - Processed, Food Processing/Packaging Eq., General Industrial Eq./Supplies, Hotel/Restaurant Eq., Process Controls - Industrial, Packaging Eq.
Sep 26-30, 2017 Supplyside West Conference and Expo 2017 Las Vegas, NV Cosmetics/Toiletries, Foods - Processed, General Consumer Goods, Pet Foods/Supp.
Sep 30-Oct 4, 2017 WEFTEC 2017 Water Environmental Federation Technical Exhibition and Conference Chicago, IL Environmental Technologies, Pollution Control Eq., Pumps/Valves/Compressors, Water Resources Eq./Services
Oct 20-24, 2017 HOST- International Hospitality Exhibition 2017 Milan, Italy Foods - Processed, Food Processing/Packaging Eq., Furniture, Hotel/Restaurant Eq.
Oct 24-26, 2017 LAGCOE 2017 (IBP Select) Lafayette, LA Chemical Production Machinery, Oil/Gas Field Machinery, Oil/Gas/Mineral Prod/Explor Serv., Pollution Control Eq., Renewable Energy Eq.
Nov 7-10, 2017 Plastimagen 2017 (TFC Event) Mexico City, Mexico Environmental Technologies, Plastics Production Machinery, Plastics Materials/Resins
Nov 24-29, 2017 Greater New York Dental Meeting 2017 New York City, NY Dental Eq.
Nov 28-30, 2017 55th Annual National RV Show 2017 Louisville, KY Automobile/Light Truck/Vans, Sporting Goods/Recreational Eq.
Dec 12-14, 2017 Gulf Defense & Aerospace Exhibition & Conference 2017 (TFC Event) Mishref, Kuwait Aircraft/Aircraft Parts, Defense Industry Eq.