Join the U.S.-Saudi Business Council (USSBC) for a special commemorative business development mission to the Kingdom marking 30 years of building new business partnerships between the two countries.


The Market

Saudi Arabia is in the midst of a massive economic and technological transformation, driven by Vision 2030, the Kingdom's economic diversification initiative. Advanced technology is a key enabler of the changes envisaged in the initiative. Saudi businesses are leveraging new technologies and materials to increase productivity, enhance competitiveness, and advance sustainability.


Saudi Arabia is the largest country in the Gulf region with a population of over 35 million, and the largest economy in the Arab World. The U.S. is Saudi Arabia's second largest trading partner with U.S. exports to the country in 2023 totaling nearly $19 billion.


Who Should Join

Companies with the following products, technologies and services are some of the leading tech areas that have business opportunities in Saudi Arabia:

· Additive Manufacturing/ 3D Printing

  • AI
  • Automation
  • Carbon Capture Utilization & Storage
  • Carbon Fiber
  • Clean Energy Transition/ Energy Storage
  • Cybersecurity
  • Digitalization
  • Energy Efficiency
  • Grid Enhancing Technologies
  • Robotics
  • Sensor/Process Control
  • Smart Infrastructure
  • Specialty Chemicals/Lubricants
  • Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)
  • Waste Management and Water


Mission deliverables will include:

  • Customized one-on-one business appointments with potential buyers, agents, distributors, and joint venture partners
  • Meetings with major end user groups and government officials
  • Briefings on local business law and the economic environment
  • Networking events

Mission Application and Deadline

Submitted applications will be reviewed by the USSBC to evaluate the applicability and marketability of the applicant's product or service in Saudi Arabia. A virtual meeting will be arranged with all mission applicants prior to application acceptance to review the company's objectives and answer any questions they may have about the mission.


The mission application deadline is September 10, 2024. To apply to participate in the mission please click on the Register button.


Mission Fees

The participation fee for the mission is $2,500 per firm for one company representative for member companies and $3,500 for one company representative for non-member companies. The fee for each additional company representative is $500. Expenses for air travel, lodging, incidentals, and meals are separate and will be the responsibility of each mission participant.


Mission Point of Contact

Ishtiaq Hussain, Director, U.S.-Saudi Business Council

Email: ihussain@ussaudi.org

Tel: 571-595-4319.


About The USSBC:

The USSBC is a nonprofit organization that has been promoting trade and investment between the U.S. and Saudi Arabia for 30 years. We provide quality one-on-one business advice and support to U.S. and Saudi companies with potential and commitment to develop and maintain new business relationships.

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