November 28, 2012

State of Alabama
Press Release: Alabama Department of Commerce

Commerce Department, Export Alliance Present Briefing on Nordic Region

The Alabama Department of Commerce and the Export Alabama Alliance are presenting an international market briefing on Norway and Sweden with Marianne Ruud, Commercial Specialist at the U.S. Embassy in Oslo, Norway.

The briefing will also provide an overview of the State of Alabama trade mission to the Nordic Region, which will take place March 9-16, 2013. Participation in this event will allow ...
companies an opportunity to learn how their product can succeed in the Nordic Region.

The Nordic Region is considered one of the ten largest economies in the world and the fifth largest market in Europe. It is considered worldwide to be a test market for new products/technology and an easy-to-enter market for new and new-to-export companies.

Events are scheduled for November 28 at the Mobile Area Chamber of Commerce from 11:30 a.m. -1:30 p.m; November 29 at the Birmingham Business Alliance from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.; and in Huntsville at BizTech on November 29 from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

For further information contact Hilda Lockhart at 334-242-0442 or hilda.lockhart@commerce.alabama.gov.


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