Sept. 8, 2010
  Chamber discusses trade with Milken Institute Executive Director

Chamber meets with delegation from Singapore

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CALIFORNIA MANUFACTURING, EXPORTS AND JOBS. Manufacturing creates a significant "ripple effect as it goes through the supply chain," said Ross DeVol at the Chamber's recent Global Initiatives Council meeting. DeVol, the executive director of economic research and executive director of the Center for Health Economics, Regional Economics and California at the Milken Institute, noted that for every one job created in manufacturing, 2.5 jobs are created elsewhere. View his presentation.
Chamber meets with delegation from Singapore
Several representatives of chambers of commerce, trade associations, industry associations and educational institutions from Singapore recently met with Chamber Senior Vice President of Global Initiatives Carlos J. Valderrama. Their objective in visiting the Chamber was to explore mutually beneficial programs to benefit exporters and importers of Southern California and Singapore.

Learn more about the Chamber's Global Initiatives events or contact Global Initiatives Manager Jasmin Sakai-Gonzalez, 213.580.7569 or


California Governor's Trade Mission to South Korea, Sept. 14-15

The Chamber, in partnership with the Office of Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, is leading a trade mission to South Korea to showcase and promote California goods and services, promote tourism, and promote the expansion of trade between California and South Korea. Read more.


North American Representative Office of Shenzhen, P.R. China (NAROS): "Shenzhen: China's City of Innovation and Entrepreneurship – A Signing Ceremony for Shenzhen-U.S. Bilateral Investment Projects," Sept. 13
Where: The Los Angeles Downtown Marriott Hotel
Register now or call 213.628.9888

KOTRA, Korean Logistic Infrastructure and Market, Sept. 14

Where: Long Beach Hilton
Register now or call 323-954-9500, Ext. 112

US-Asia Business Forum: US-Asia Expo, Sept. 17-19

Where: Los Angeles Convention Center
Register now, email or call 714.512.5929

Agiflor 2010, Oct. 6-9
Where: Quito, Ecuador
Register now

Tijuana Innovadora, Oct 7-21
Where: CECUT - Tijuana Cultural Center
Register now

The World Bank Group & the African Union: 1st Annual Pan African Global Trade Conference, Oct 20-21
Where: California State College Dominguez Hills
Register now

US-Russia Business Coucil 18th Annual Meeting, "From Silicon Valley to Skolkovo: Forging Innovation Partnerships," Oct 20-21
Where: The Fairmont Hotel and The Ferry Building, San Francisco Register now

Fourth Annual Americas Competitiveness Forum (ACF), Nov. 14-16
Where: Atlanta, Georgia
Register now, email or call +1-404-446-4174

To submit an event, contact Global Initiatives Manager Jasmin Sakai-Gonzalez, 213.580.7569 or
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(CITD) • Consejo Empresarial Mexicano de Comercio Exterior Inversiσn y 
Tecnologia A.C. (COMCE) • High Council of Chambers of Commerce of Spain • 
Nagoya Chamber of Commerce & Industry • Port of Los Angeles • The Export 
Import Bank of the United States • The Korea International Trade Association 

Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce, 350 S. Bixel St., Los Angeles CA 90017
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