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January 21, 2015

Webinar: International Travel & Tourism Markets - Nordic Travel to the United States

The U.S. Department of Commerce, National Travel & Tourism Office (NTTO) and the Commercial Service Travel & Tourism Team are pleased to present an opportunity to learn about the fourth largest European market - the Nordic countries to the United States (Sweden, Norway, Denmark, and Finland). This program will be offered on February 3, 2015 at 11am EST.

The Nordic region generated over 1,158,000 travelers to the United States in 2013, up 5% over 2012. Since 2004, arrivals from India are up 89% compared to 2013. The four countries combined generated the fourth largest number of visitors from Europe in 2013. Learn more about how each of the four markets from the Nordic region have changed over time for arrivals to the U.S. and also what we know about the key traveler characteristics of visitors from the Nordic region over time and how to use this information to tailor your promotions, marketing and communications approach to this country. Representatives from each of the Commercial Service countries will also provide an update on their market and a Brand USA representative will also provide information on working in these markets.

To register for this event and for more details, please go to: https://emenuapps.ita.doc.gov/ePublic/event/editWebReg.do?SmartCode=5Q3U

February 3, 2015 at 11am - 12:00pm EDT (U.S.)
Event Cost: $50
Webinar Call-in & log-in information will be sent after registration and payment are received.

For questions, please contact Anastasia Xenias, PhD, at 212-482-1856 or Anastasia.Xenias@trade.gov or Mark Brown at 202-482-4754 or mark.brown@trade.gov.

To learn more about the visitors from Swedish visitors in 2013, go to: http://travel.trade.gov/outreachpages/download_data_table/2013_Sweden_Market_Profile.pdf

During the webinar, 2013 data on the combined Nordic country profile will be provided.

For other information on international arrivals, spending, forecasts, and other market research on international travel to the United States, go to: http://travel.trade.gov/outreachpages/inbound.general_information.inbound_overview.html

To learn more about the Commercial Service Offices in Denmark: http://www.export.gov/denmark/

Finland: http://www.export.gov/finland/

Norway: http://www.export.gov/norway/

Sweden: http://www.export.gov/sweden/

Commercial Service Background
Commercial Service is the trade promotion arm of the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration. Commercial Service trade professionals in more than 100 U.S. cities and in nearly 80 countries help U.S. companies get started in exporting or increase sales to new global markets. Their website address is http://www.export.gov/industry/travel. See also http://www.trade.gov/cs


U.S. Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration, National Travel & Tourism Office (NTTO), 1401 Constitution Avenue, NW, Mail Stop 10003, Washington, DC 20230; Phone:(202) 482-0140; Fax: (202) 482-2887; Email: ntto@trade.gov