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Warning Signs of a Business Scam

Updated:  October 2018 U.S. Commercial Service has reported an increasing number of unsolicited buyer requests from China. If one or more of these characteristics look familiar, be suspicious and conduct due diligence on the Chinese entity. “Red Flags” of a Potential Scam The Chinese company contacted you, unsolicited, via the webIn recent years, these businesses […]

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Discover Global Markets – December 10-12 in SLC

Our friends and colleagues at the Utah District Export Council and the U.S. Department of Commerce are organizing a Discover Global Markets event in Salt Lake City, December 10-12.   Join the U.S. Department of Commerce and the Utah District Export Council for Discover Global Markets: Indo-Pacific, a dynamic conference bringing together global leaders across the aerospace, defense, and […]

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HPEC meets with USCS in Japan

HPEC Board Members recently traveled to Japan and met with the US Commercial Service on May 8 at the embassy in Tokyo to discuss exporting of products from Hawaii to Japan. The USCS officers in Honolulu and Japan have been extremely helpful to Hawaii and Pacific Island companies and we greatly appreciate their efforts. Please contact […]

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Export to Japan

*Disclaimer: This article references articles from export.gov As the only Asian representative of the G-7, Japan is the second largest source of foreign direct investment (FDI) in the United States with a cumulative stock of $414 billion. Over the past several years, Japan has been the single largest source of foreign direct investment into the […]

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