Global Diversity Export Initiative (GDEI) Trade Mission to Saudi Arabia
12/08/2024 (8:00 AM)
12/09/2024 (5:00 PM)
(GMT+03:00) Riyadh


The United States Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration (ITA), is organizing a Global Diversity Export Initiative (GDEI) Trade Mission to Saudi Arabia from December 8-9, 2024. 

About the Mission
The mission will offer women-owned, -led, and -operated businesses important market insights and meetings with pre-screened foreign business partners and key decision-makers.

Why Saudi Arabia?
Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030 expanded women’s rights and economic empowerment. Women now hold senior positions in public and private sectors, opening opportunities for U.S. women-owned and led businesses seeking expansion. Explore this promising region with the largest economy in the Arab World & GDP of $832.4 billion!

Ideal for Organizations in the Following Sectors:
  • Educational and Vocational Training
  • Healthcare
  • Information and Communications Technology (ICT)
  • Infrastructure and Architecture
  • Aerospace, Defense and Security
  • Beauty, Personal Care, and Consumer Goods
  • Energy Transition and Renewable Energy
  • Travel and Tourism
  • Water and Wastewater Management
  • Transportation and Logistics
$2,295 per SME
$2,930 per Large Firm
$750 for additional SME or Large Firm representatives

What’s Included:
B2B matchmaking meetings with pre-screened potential buyers, agents, distributors, or joint-venture partners will provide participants with substantive information on strategies for entering or expanding their business in Saudi Arabia, key contacts with Commercial Service officers and local staff, and networking opportunities to build vital business relationships.

Contact Gabriela Zelaya, Community Engagement Director, Global Diversity Export Initiative, at

Sponsorships are available! Please contact for information. 
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