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
July 11-13, 2014 Pastry and Chocolate Expo Mexico City This event showcases molds, commodities, chocolates, etc. in the food and beverage industry.
July 14-18, 2014 Farnborough Air Show* Farnborough, UK *Missouri DED Presence at Show* Aerospace industry
July 16-18, 2014 PAACE Automechanika Mexico Mexico City International trade exhibition in Latin America for automotive OEM’s, aftermarket and remanufacturing
July 20-21, 2014 Expo Belleza Fest Mexico City This international beauty and fashion industry related event will attract manufacturers, suppliers, distributors and providers of hair care products and beauty products and accessories from all over the world.
July 27-31, 2014 IBP-American Association for Clinical Chemistry Annual Mtg and Clinical Laboratory Expo Chicago, IL Clinical chemistry, clinical laboratory science, and laboratory medicine.
Juyl 28-August 1, 2014 Decoestyle Expo Mexico City The exhibitors at Decoestyle Expo will include gift shops, pharmacies, stationery suppliers, architects, hotels, interior designers, restaurants, developers, department stores, designers, cafes, decorators and art directors.
July 29 to August 01, 2014 Confitexpo 2014 Guadalajara International confectionery trade show now in its 29th edition where equipment, machinery, raw materials, suppliers, services, confectionery products, chocolates, and snacks, among many products, are showcased.
Aug 17-20, 2014 IBP-MAGIC Marketplace Summer Las Vegas, NV Apparel, accessories and footwear industry
Aug 20-23, 2014 IBP-Intl Woodworking Machinery and Furniture Supply Atlanta, GA Cabinetry, architectural wood, home furnishings, business furnishings and related material processing machinery, supply and service industries
Aug 26-28, 2014 IBP-Farm Progress Show Boone, IA Agribusiness
Sept 27-Oct 1, 2014 IBP-WEFTEC New Orleans, LA Water quality exhibition
Nov 2-5, 2014 IBP-PACK EXPO Chicago, IL Packaging, processing and integrated solutions
Nov 5-12, 2014 IBP-American Film Market Santa Monica, CA Multimedia and entertainment industry
Nov 12-15, 2014 MEDICA* Dusseldorf, Germany *Missouri DED Presence at Show* Medical industry
Nov 28-Dec 3, 2014 IBP-Greater New York Dental Mtg New York, NY Healthcare and dental professionals
4-6, 2014 The 4th China Health Food Exposition INTEX Shanghai, China Develop contacts with the nutrition and health food fields for major cities and all regions of China.
Dec 9-11, 2014 IBP-POWER-GEN Intl Orlando, FL Power generation industry