The Chamber, in partnership with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the Consulate of Israel in Los Angeles, hosted an executive briefing to highlight business opportunities and priorities in the Los Angeles-Israel trade relationship and new areas of collaboration in infrastructure, advanced manufacturing, water security, ag-tech and more.
The Chamber, in partnership with the Brazil California Chamber and Brazilian National Confederation of Industries (CNI), hosted the Governor of the State of São Paulo, Brazil, João Doria Júnior, this week for a discussion focused on trade, investment and the state's economic outlook and privatization objectives, specifically targeting assets and special projects in infrastructure, transportation, education, sustainability, ag-tech, entertainment and tourism.
The Chamber, in partnership with Fast Track Global Services (FTGS), the U.S. Commercial Service and District Export Council of Southern California, was joined by local exporters and manufacturers this week to receive key updates and information on export documentation solutions from industry experts.
His Excellency Thani Thongphakdi, Ambassador of Thailand to the U.S, visited the Chamber to meet with President & CEO Maria S. Salinas and Board Chair Jerry Neuman to discuss Thailand's economic policies and trade and investment opportunities in the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC), ACMES and ASEAN countries.
Chamber Board Chair Jerry Neuman led a private roundtable with Colombian Ambassador to the U.S. Francisco Santos.
The Chamber hosted Jesús Seade, underscretary for North America for the Mexican Ministry of Foreign Affairs, for an exclusive briefing on the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) and the current relationship between Mexico-California and the Mexico-Los Angeles region.
The Chamber, in partnership with the Port of Los Angeles, East West Bank, China Southern Airlines and Coty Inc., hosted nearly 100 business executives this week to encourage companies to exhibit and source products at the 2019 China Import and Export Fair, also known as the Canton Fair, in Guangzhou, China.
The Chamber, in partnership with the Consulate General of Vietnam in San Francisco, hosted an intimate business briefing with a visiting delegation of executives and government officials in charge of investment, planning, trade and industry development from the Quang Nam Province, home to eight industrial parks, 51 industrial clusters and the Chu Lai open economic zone.
The L.A. Area Chamber and the Nagoya Chamber of Commerce celebrated their 60th anniversary since the original signing of their Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) in 1959.
The Los Angeles Regional Export Council (LARExC) joined the Consulate General of the People's Republic of China in Los Angeles, the China Chamber for Import & Export of Machinery & Electronic Products (CCCME) and the California Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz) in organizing and sponsoring the 2019 China-California Business Forum.
Photos by Ryan Miller/Capture Imaging
The Center for Global Trade & Foreign Investment, in partnership with the Dubai Investment Development Agency and Dubai FDI, hosted a high-level business delegation to learn about the innovation-driven economy of Dubai.