Over 20 delegates to join AmCham’s Annual U.S. Trade Mission
ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia. – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia will host its fourth annual U.S. Trade Mission on June 12-14, 2017, in Washington, D.C. under the leadership of the Honorable Jennifer Zimdahl Galt, U.S. Ambassador to Mongolia. Senior Mongolian government delegates, led by Minister for Foreign Affairs of Mongolia His Excellency Ts. Munkh-Orgil, will also take part in the Trade Mission by invitation, along with over 20 AmCham delegates.
AmCham has been hosting the annual U.S. Trade Mission since 2014, in an effort to strengthen the commercial relationship between Mongolia and the United States. The Trade Mission provides a rare opportunity for U.S. and Mongolian businesses and investors to develop strong networks; attend special events with influential policy makers and businesses; identify financing opportunities; and to advocate for Mongolia as a destination for American investment.
The Trade Mission agenda includes meetings with prominent public and private sector representatives, such as representatives from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, U.S. Department of State, U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Department of Agriculture, U.S. Department of Energy, U.S. Trade Representative’s Office, U.S. Department of Treasury, U.S. Export-Import Bank, the U.S. House of Representatives and the Senate, Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the Mongolian Ambassador to the U.S., and businesses interested in investing in Mongolia.
AmCham Mongolia’s delegation includes representatives from the leading companies in Mongolia and beyond including Altai Holding, Asia Pacific Investment Partners, APU, BTF LLC, Caterpillar Inc, Golomt Bank, Khan Bank, Mongolian Artisan Cheesemakers Union, MahoneyLiotta LLP, MSM Group, MT Group, Oyu Tolgoi, Trade and Development Bank of Mongolia, Tuushin Group, Virtus Asset Management LLC, Wagner Equipment Co, Woodmont International, and Xac Bank.
The Trade Mission is being made possible with the generous contributions of APU, Mongolia’s premier beverage company, and Gilead Sciences, a research-based biopharmaceutical company, with support from the U.S. Embassy in Ulaanbaatar and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia.
About AmCham Mongolia
AmCham Mongolia is an independent membership-driven organization that seeks to build, strengthen, and protect business between the United States and Mongolia, and to actively promote Mongolia as a destination for American investment. AmCham Mongolia is the official local affiliate of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the largest business federation in the world with over 3 million member companies. AmCham Mongolia is also a member of the Asia-Pacific Council of the American Chamber of Commerce, consisting of 29 American Chambers of Commerce in the Asia-Pacific region.