Infrastructure Business Development Mission to Morocco, Egypt, and Jordan December 3-11, 2014, 56064 [2014-22223]

Download as PDF 56064 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 181 / Thursday, September 18, 2014 / Notices The Healthcare and Medical Trade Mission participation fee will be $3,250 for SMEs 1 and $4,000 for Large Firms. Personal expenses for lodging, some meals, incidentals, and travel (except for transportation to and from meetings/site visits/networking receptions) will be the responsibility of each mission participant. Conditions for Participation An applicant must submit a completed and signed mission application and supplemental application materials, including adequate information on the company’s products and/or services, (or in the case of a trade association or trade organization, information on the products and/or services of the companies to be represented on the trade mission), primary market objectives, and goals for participation. If the Department of Commerce receives an incomplete application, the Department may reject the application, request additional information, or take the lack of information into account when evaluating the applications. Each applicant must also certify that the products and services it seeks to export through the mission are either produced in the United States, or, if not, marketed under the name of a U.S. firm and have at least fifty-one percent U.S. content. In the case of a trade association or trade organization, the applicant must certify that, for each company to be represented by the trade association or trade organization, the products and services the represented company seeks to export are either produced in the United States, or, if not, marketed under the name of a U.S. firm and have at least fifty-one percent U.S. content. asabaliauskas on DSK5VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Selection Criteria for Participation Selection will be based on the following criteria: • Suitability of a company’s (or, the case of a trade association or trade organization, represented companies’) products or services to the mission’s goals. • Company’s (or, in the case of a trade association or trade organization, represented companies’) potential for business in the target market, including 1 An SME is defined as a firm with 500 or fewer employees or that otherwise qualifies as a small business under SBA regulations (see http:// www.sba.gov/services/contractingopportunities/ sizestandardstopics/index.html). Parent companies, affiliates, and subsidiaries will be considered when determining business size. The dual pricing reflects the Commercial Service’s user fee schedule that became effective May 1, 2008 (see http:// www.export.gov/newsletter/march2008/ initiatives.html for additional information). VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:27 Sep 17, 2014 Jkt 232001 likelihood of exports resulting from the trade mission. • Consistency of the applicant’s goals and objectives with the stated scope of the trade mission. Referrals from political organizations and any documents containing references to partisan political activities (including political contributions) will be removed from an applicant’s submission and not considered during the selection process. Timeframe for Recruitment and Applications Mission recruitment will be conducted in an open and public manner, including publication in the Federal Register (http:// www.gpoaccess.gov/fr), posting on ITA’s trade mission calendar—www.trade.gov/ trade-missions—and other Internet Web sites, press releases to general and trade media, direct mail, broadcast fax, notices by industry trade associations and other multiplier groups, and publicity at industry meetings, symposia, conferences, and trade shows. Recruitment for the mission will begin immediately and conclude no later than 21 November, 2014. The U.S. Department of Commerce will review applications and make selection decisions as applications are received. We will inform all applicants of selection decisions as soon as possible after the applications are reviewed. Applications received after the November 21st deadline will be considered only if space and scheduling constraints permit. Contacts U.S. Commercial Service Healthcare Team: Ms. September Secrist, International Trade Specialist, U.S. Export Assistance Center—Seattle, 2001 6th Avenue, Suite 2610, Seattle, WA 98121, Phone: (206) 553–5615 x229, Tembi.Secrist@trade.gov Mr. Michael Waters, International Trade Specialist, U.S. Export Assistance Center—Atlanta, 75 Fifth St. NW., Suite 1060, Atlanta, GA 30308, Phone: (404) 815–1498, Michael.Waters@ trade.gov Ms. Dey Robles, Commercial Specialist, U.S. Commercial Service— Philippines, 1201 Roxas Boulevard, Ermita, Manila 1000, Philippines, Phone: (63–2) 301–2260, Fax: (63–2) 521–0416, Dey.Robles@trade.gov Ms. Sharon Chandra, Commercial Specialist, U.S. Commercial Service— Indonesia, Wisma Metropolitan II, 3rd Floor Jl. Jend. Sudirman Kav. 29–31 Jakarta 12920, Indonesia, Phone: +62– PO 00000 Frm 00016 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 21–526–2850, Fax: +62–21–526–2855, Sharon.Chandra@trade.gov Elnora Moye, Trade Program Assistant. [FR Doc. 2014–22313 Filed 9–17–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DR–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration Infrastructure Business Development Mission to Morocco, Egypt, and Jordan December 3–11, 2014 International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The United States Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration, is amending the Notice published at 79 FR 23933 (April 29, 2014), regarding the executive-led Infrastructure Business Development Mission to Morocco, Egypt and Jordan, scheduled for December 3–11, 2014, to extend the date of the application deadline from September 12, 2014 to the new deadline of September 30, 2014. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Amendments to Revise the Dates SUMMARY: Background Due to the summer holidays, it has been determined that additional time is needed to allow for additional recruitment and marketing in support of the Mission. Applications will now be accepted through September 30, 2014 (and after that date if space remains and scheduling constraints permit). Interested U.S. companies and trade associations/organizations providing infrastructure goods and services which have not already submitted an application are encouraged to do so. The U.S. Department of Commerce will review applications and make selection decisions on a rolling basis in accordance with the Notice published at 79 FR 23933 (April 29, 2014) The applicants selected will be notified as soon as possible. Contact Information Gemal Brangman, International Trade Specialist, Trade Missions, U.S. Department of Commerce, Washington, DC 20230, Tel: 202–482–3773, Fax: 202–482–9000, Gemal.Brangman@ trade.gov. Elnora Moye, Trade Program Assistant. [FR Doc. 2014–22223 Filed 9–17–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P E:\FR\FM\18SEN1.SGM 18SEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 181 (Thursday, September 18, 2014)]
[Notices]
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration


Infrastructure Business Development Mission to Morocco, Egypt, 
and Jordan December 3-11, 2014

AGENCY: International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The United States Department of Commerce, International Trade 
Administration, is amending the Notice published at 79 FR 23933 (April 
29, 2014), regarding the executive-led Infrastructure Business 
Development Mission to Morocco, Egypt and Jordan, scheduled for 
December 3-11, 2014, to extend the date of the application deadline 
from September 12, 2014 to the new deadline of September 30, 2014.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Amendments to Revise the Dates

Background

    Due to the summer holidays, it has been determined that additional 
time is needed to allow for additional recruitment and marketing in 
support of the Mission. Applications will now be accepted through 
September 30, 2014 (and after that date if space remains and scheduling 
constraints permit). Interested U.S. companies and trade associations/
organizations providing infrastructure goods and services which have 
not already submitted an application are encouraged to do so.
    The U.S. Department of Commerce will review applications and make 
selection decisions on a rolling basis in accordance with the Notice 
published at 79 FR 23933 (April 29, 2014) The applicants selected will 
be notified as soon as possible.

Contact Information

    Gemal Brangman, International Trade Specialist, Trade Missions, 
U.S. Department of Commerce, Washington, DC 20230, Tel: 202-482-3773, 
Fax: 202-482-9000, Gemal.Brangman@trade.gov.

Elnora Moye,
Trade Program Assistant.
[FR Doc. 2014-22223 Filed 9-17-14; 8:45 am]
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