FIFTH ANNUAL TRADE MISSION TO ASIA 2016

Trade Mission

FIFTH ANNUAL TRADE MISSION TO ASIA

FIRST SECTION
October 4-October 11
(Vietnam: Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City)
(China: Guangzhou)

SECOND SECTION
October 11-October 18
(China: Beijing, Tangshan)
(South Korea: Seoul)

DATE ACTIVITY TIME CITY VENUE/INFORMATION
Tuesday October 4, 2016 Departure from Los Angeles-Ho-Chi Minh City   Los Angeles-Ho-Chi Minh

Tue, Oct 4

11:25 am Los Angeles, CA, US (LAX) LAX to NRT Flight UA 32  Aircraft type Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner

Depart LAX: Tue, Oct 4

Arrive NRT: Wed, Oct 5

NRT to SGN

Flight NH 831

Wed, Oct 5

10:45 pm Ho Chi Minh City, VN (SGN)

Number of stops

1 Connection

Los Angeles, CA, US (LAX)

Ho Chi Minh City, VN (SGN)

Duration21h 20m total

Wednesday October 5, 2016

Arrival Ho Chi Minh

   

Novotel Saigon Centre

167 Hai Ba Trung Street, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, 

Thursday October 6, 2016

Meetings Vietnam all day

Visit BECAMEX Industrial Park and City

Antonio Sequeros

Consulting Manager

Ho Chi Minh City | Tractus Asia Ltd.

9:00 a.m. activities begin

6:00 p.m

Meeting at the hotel Novotel Saigon

Novotel Saigon Centre

167 Hai Ba Trung Street, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, 

Friday October 7, 2016

Meetings Vietnam all day

Meeting with Elizabeth Shieh

Principal Commercial Officer

U.S. Commercial Service

Herb Cochran, President AMCHAM Vietnam

Seminar with Eduardo Ramos Gomez, Duane Morris

Meeting with Mr. Phat Tan Nguyen | Partner | International Tax Services - Transfer Pricing Ernst & Young

Departure night to Hanoi

9:00-10:30  a.m.

11:30-1:00 p.m.

1:45-3:00 p.m.

3:30-4:15 p.m.

5:45 p.m.

US Embassy in Ho Chi Minh City

Duane Morris Ho Chi Minh

Ernst & Young Vietnam Limited

Bitexco Financial Tower, 28F, 2 Hai Trieu Street, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

 
Melia Hanoi
44b Ly Thuong Kiet Street,
Hoan Kiem District,
Hanoi,
01235,
VN

+84439343343

8:05p Fri, Oct 07 10:10p

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam (SGN) to Hanoi, Vietnam (HAN)

Vietjet Aviation - VJ 164

Economy/Coach (J)

Airbus A320-100/200

Total duration: 2h5m

Baggage Allowance: 20 kg by total weight limit.

Saturday October 8, 2016

Free Day in Hanoi

Dinner organized by the VCCI, Vietnamese Chamber of Commerce in Ha Noi

6:00 p.m.

Hanoi
Melia Hanoi
44b Ly Thuong Kiet Street,
Hoan Kiem District,
Hanoi,
01235,
VN
+84439343343
Sunday October 9. 2016

Hanoi

Departure to Guangzhou

Arrival Guangzhou

9:00 a.m.

Hanoi/Guangzhou

12:40p Sun, Oct 09 3:20p

Hanoi, Vietnam (HAN) to Guangzhou, China (CAN)

ChinaSouthern - CZ 4708 is operated by Vietnam Air.

Economy/Coach (K)

Airbus A321

Total duration: 1h40m

Baggage Allowance: 20 kg by total weight limit.

Vanburgh Hotel

No.126, West Huangpu Avenue, Guangzhou, Guangdong, 510623, China, ‏‎800-997-9148 Toll Free and 817-983-0665

Monday October 10, 2016

Participation at the "13th China International Small and Medium Enterprises CISMEF" 

8:00 a.m-6 p.m.

Guangzhou

Vanburgh Hotel

No.126, West Huangpu Avenue, Guangzhou, Guangdong, 510623, China, ‏‎800-997-9148 Toll Free and 817-983-0665

Tuesday October 11, 2016

Participation at the "13th China International Small and Medium Enterprises CISMEF

Departure To Beijing

8:00 a.m. 6:00 p.m.

Closing Conference Dinner

Guangzhou

Arrival at Traders Hotel in Beijing

AIR CHINA

6:25p Tue, Apr 11 9:40p

Guangzhou, China (CAN) to Beijing, China (PEK)

Air China - CA 1328

Economy/Coach (Y)

Airbus A330

Total duration: 3h15m

Baggage Allowance: 20 kg by total weight limit.

Wednesday October 12, 2016

Free Morning to visit the City

Great Wall

Conference with  James Zimmerman, Sheppard Mullin Offices Beijing

7:30 a.m. Departure from hotel

6:30-8:30 p.m.

Transportation offered by the USMCOC to visit the city.

 

 Traders Hotel in Beijing

 
1 Jianguomenwai Avenue,
Beijing,
100004,
CN

Sheppard Mullin Office Beijing

15F, China World Office 1
No. 1 Jian Guo Men Wai Avenue, Chaoyang District
Beijing, China 100004
Tel:  86.10.5706.7500
Fax: 86.10.5706.7555

 
Thursday October 13, 2016

Morning conferences in Beijing

Departure evening to Tangshan by train/bus.

Welcome 10th China-LAC Business Expo Welcoming Cocktail

 

9:00-2:00 p.m.

4:00 p.m.

6:30 p.m.

Beijing

Tangshan

Pullman Tangshan

No 99 South Wei Guo Road,
Lunan District,
Tangshan,
63000,
CN

 
+863153078888
 
Friday October 14, 2016

10th China-LAC Business Expo

 

8:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Tangshan

 
 

Pullman Tanshan

No 99 South Wei Guo Road,
Lunan District,
Tangshan,
63000,
CN

 
+863153078888
Saturday October 15, 2016

10th China-LAC Business Expo

 

Departure to Beijing and departure to Seoul

   

AIRCHINA

Saturday, October 15, 2016 -- Traveling to Seoul Kimpo Apt, Korea
 
Beijing China (PEK)
Capital Intl Airport
Terminal 3
Depart Oct 15, 6:45 pm
 to  Seoul Kimpo Apt Korea (GMP)
Gimpo International Airport
Terminal I
Arrive Oct 15, 9:50 pm
  Economy Class V
Boeing 737-800
2 hr 05 min
577 miles
  Air China
Flight CA 137
Seat 20L/20K/20J/20C
Confirmed
 
Snack
 

Total duration:  2 hr 5 min

Hotel in Seoul, South Korea:

 Four Points by Sheraton Seoul, Namsan, Korea

85 Dongja-dong,
Youngsan Gu,
Seoul,
140-821,
KR

Sunday October 16, 2016 Seoul Korea Free Day    
 
 

Hotel in Seoul, South Korea:

 Four Points by Sheraton Seoul, Namsan, Korea

85 Dongja-dong,
Youngsan Gu,
Seoul,
140-821,
KR

Monday October 17, 2016

Meetings in Seoul

Meeting with Mith Larsen, Deputy Commercial Officer, U.S. Embassy (Seoul)

Meeting with dignitaries from KOTRA

Conference about Mexico-USA and Korean Opportunities at EY Offices.

   

Hotel in Seoul, South Korea:

 Four Points by Sheraton Seoul, Namsan, Korea

85 Dongja-dong,
Youngsan Gu,
Seoul,
140-821,
KR

Tuesday October 18, 2016

 Meeting with Ambassador of Mexico to Korea Jose Luis Bernal and Mr. Humberto Esqueda, Trade Commissioner or Promexico in Seoul.

Departure to Los Angeles evening and end of the Trade Mission.

   
 
 

United Airlines 4:40 pm Seoul, KR (ICN - Incheon)

Arriving 2:22 pm Los Angeles, CA, US (LAX)

Number of stops

1 Connection

Seoul, KR (ICN - Incheon)

Los Angeles, CA, US (LAX)

Duration13h 42m totalShow on-time performance

Flight segments

ICN to SF Flight UA 892

Aircraft type Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner

1h 25m connection

SFO to LAX Flight UA 937

Aircraft type Boeing 737-800

 


ABOUT THE US-MEXICO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE CALIFORNIA REGIONAL CHAPTER
The USMCOC is proud announce our 5th Annual Trade Mission to Asia (Seoul, Beijing, Tangshan, Guangzhou, Vietnam) and invite you to join us this October. The objective is provide a platform for participating companies to explore the many opportunities this part of the world represents as well as learn about doing business with and in the region.

PARTICIPATION IN TWO OF THE MOST IMPORTANT SEMINARS

1. Participation at the "13th China International Small and Medium Enterprises CISMEF in Guangzhou.
 Offerings and Favorable Conditions for Countries to Co-host China International Small and Medium Enterprises Fair. In accordance with the convention of cooperation between the Organizing Committee of China International Small and Medium Enterprises Fair (CISMEF) and co-host countries on jointly hosting the fair and the purpose of holding CISMEF, we will provide preferential and facilitating conditions for co-host countries in the following respects

2. 10th China-LAC Business Expo.
Initiated by the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) in November 2007, the China-LAC Business Summit is the first promotion mechanism and platform of economic and trade cooperation between China and Latin America & the Caribbean, and has been hailed by the Chinese government as “a flagship brand in China-LAC practical cooperation”. The Summit was included as a key mechanism for developing China-LAC business relations in China’s Policy Paper on Latin America and the Caribbean issued by the Chinese government on November 5, 2008. It also provides a major trade and investment promoting program under the umbrella of the China-CELAC Forum and is listed in the China-Latin American and Caribbean Countries Cooperation Plan (2015-2019).