Bursa Composite Materials International Competition Development Program With Ministry Of Trade (16.Ur-Ge.004)
USA MICHIGAN – OVERSEAS MARKETING ACTIVITY
Visiting Country-City: USA/MICHIGAN – Detroit
Dates: 3-7 September 2018
Participants: 18 representatives from 10 companies and BCCI
The event was organized in Michigan, USA between 3-7 September. Within the scope of the activity, bilateral business meetings were organized and institutions were visited in the city of Detroit, Michigan, in order to see the sector more closely and provide new connections. Bilateral Business Meetings were held in a meeting room within the ACCE 2018 Automotive Composites Conference and Exhibition event area.
Ford Trucks Company R & D Center was visited on September 4, 2018 Tuesday and composite works in R & D laboratories were examined closely.
On the first day, our companies were interviewed in the B2B area of the ACCE 2018. 71 B2B meetings were held between our companies and foreign companies. As a result of the interviews, the firms have had the opportunity to analyze the position they will take in the overseas market as well as the information they have obtained about the target customer information and the desired product specifications and have an idea about positioning themselves in the market for the coming periods.
On September 6, 2018, the Detroit Regional Chamber was visited and cooperation opportunities between its members and our members were evaluated. In the afternoon, Automation Alley was visited to learn about the world trends in Industry 4.0 applications in manufacturing and operation, and the company representatives gained insight into how they could improve their firms in this field.
On Friday, September 7, our companies completed their interviews with US companies and 71 job interviews were conducted.