Houston Global Trade Conference & Expo



Houston is the leading city in global trade, based on the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration, Harvard Business Review, Global Trade Magazine, and Houston Business Journal.  That is the reason Houston International Trade Development Council, Inc. (HITDC) is organizing and presenting this second Houston Global Trade Conference & Expo (HGTC&E) in the greater Houston area.

Houston International Trade Development Council, Inc. (HITDC) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to assisting Houston area Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) develop economically in new and emerging global markets.  Our focus regions are developing countries of Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, Central and South America.

The purpose of the conference is to bring together energy, healthcare, manufacturing, agriculture, IT, construction companies to name a few from around the globe to meet Houston based companies and discuss business collaborations. The Houston Global Trade Conference & Expo (HGTC&E) offers Houston area SMEs who plan to participate in International trade, an opportunity to meet potential partners who could be Instrumental in satisfying local content requirements introduced by many foreign countries. Houston area companies can also showcase their industries and international initiatives to visiting business delegations we have invited.

The conference objectives are:

  • To bring awareness to Houston area SMEs issues that are becoming even more
    important as global economies become intertwined.
  • To meet, mingle and network with invited businessmen and women from around
    the world for sharing knowledge between developed and emerging economies.
  • To encourage cultural exchange, develop amity, foster and nurture the global
    economic development and achieve Houston International Trade Development
    Council, Inc. (HITDC’s) motto of “Bringing the World Together Through Trade”.

The benefits to attend The Houston Global Trade Conference & Expo (HGTC&E) will be the great opportunities to meet with fellow entrepreneurs locally and Internationally who wish to forge fresh contacts in their Industries. We expect large, small and medium enterprises around the globe to attend the conference. You don’t want to miss this extraordinary opportunity to meet vendors and buyers under one roof!


For more information contact Val Thompson at: vthompson@houstontrade.org or 832-448-0537 or EJ Wilson at: ejwilson@houstontrade.org

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