EXPORT OPPORTUNITIES

EXPORT OPPORTUNITIES

Trade leads supplied by:

US Department of CommerceU.S. and Foreign Commercial Service

Room HCHB 3804, Washington, D.C. 20230

HOW TO USE:

Trade leads on this page are listed according to type of lead. Codes preceding each industry/product heading represent classifications according to the Harmonized System of tariff codes published by the Bureau of the Census.

FOR FURTHER ASSISTANCE:

U.S. firms should be aware that the listing here of opportunities to trade in specific commodities and technical data does not necessarily imply approval of their export by the U.S. Department of Commerce.

While every effort is made to maintain the accuracy of information included in this list, the Department of Commerce cannot assume responsibility for any erroneous data. Additionally, the government and its officers cannot assume responsibility for any transactions with the firms or individuals listed.

For more information, contact your local District Office of the U.S. Department of Commerce (listed in the Blue Pages of the telephone book), or call (800) USA-TRAD(E) and ask for the phone number of the nearest office.

DIRECT SALES

4009 Tubes, pipes and hoses

Product data: Synthetic rubber tube used to transport liquids such as hydraulics, crude, fuel/lubricating oil, gasoline. Specification/technical data: oil-resistant synthetic rubber tube reinforced by double-wire braid covered by oil abrasion/weather-aging resistant synthetic rubber. Withstands high/low temperatures. Quantity, U.S. dollar value: NA. Purchase needed: asap for resale.

Response data: From manufacturers only: yes. Language: English. Best way to respond: fax. Information desired: catalogs. Primary buying factor: price.

Purchase asap.

Company data: Trading; imports general merchandise. Established: 1990. Employees: two. Annual sales: US$50,000. Member of business chamber, U.S. firms represented: NA. Bank ref: Korea First Bank, Seochobuk branch, Seoul. Post contact E.S. Kim.

Contact: In Seok Cheong, President, Cheong In Trading Co., KWTC P.O. Box 176, Seoul 135-757 South Korea. Tel: 82-2 551-6785. Fax: 82-2 551-6769.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Section (FCS TOP), American Embassy, Seoul, Unit 15550, APO AP 96205. Refer to: P0052.

South Korea - Direct Sale for Resale

84385 Complete meat plant

Product data: Turnkey containerized meat processing/packaging plant. Specifications/technical data: complete self-contained mobile plant capable of processing 50 tons of meat/day, beginning with live sheep, ending with finished/packaged foods; wastes should be ready to be processed for protein meal. Technologically advanced turnkey operation's capabilities should include abbatoir equipment, processing/cooking facilities, complete range of packaging equipment for bulk shipping/retail sales. Types of foods to be processed include cooked mutton, Philippine style 'adobo'/'caldereta' heat/shish kebab style. Need totally self-sufficient turnkey operation for manufacturer to be able to cover vast distances in Queensland's outback; traveling between large sheep stations; for on-the-spot, efficient, fast turnover. Would eliminate huge expense of transporting sheep to abbatoirs, then to processing plants, then to separate packaging facilities. Quantity: one turnkey operation. U.S.

dollar value: NA. Purchase needed: 1-2 months. Payment: prefer long-term lease arrangement to be negotiated between supplier and Marcelo, or through U.S. financing company. Shipment: negotiable. Service contract: no.

Response data: From manufacturers only: yes. Language: English. Best way to respond: fax. Information desired: clear indication of meat plant's capabilities. Primary buying factor: lease terms/cost; quality of machine; service availability. Serious inquiry; prospective purchaser urgently needs competent meat plant to adequately service market demands for food products.

Company data: Manufacturing/trading firm engaged in broad range of activities, including steel, fertilizers, latex gloves, footwear, foam latex products, rubber latex rethreading, fiberglass patrol boats. Established: 1947. Employees: 1,000. Annual sales: US$100 million. Member of business chamber: NA. Bank ref: Far East Bank and Pcib in Philippines. U.S. firms represented: R.T. Vanderbilt, New York, N.Y.; Cargill Mercury Outboards, Philadelphia, Pa. Sales area: Australia, Philippines, Malaysia, Singapore, Hong Kong, China, Japan.

Post remarks: Engaged in wide range of manufacturing/trading activities; largest segment of operations conducted in Philippines; company registered in Queensland, where it has significant ongoing interests/activities. Assets: US$1 billion. Post believes buyer is competent, responsible, reliable.

Contact: George Marcelo, Director, Marcelo Group of Companies, 11 Valleybrook St., Kenmore Hills, Qld. 4069, Australia. Tel: 61-7 374-2820. Fax: 61-7 374-2825.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Section (FCS TOP), American Consulate General, Sydney, Unit 11024, APO AP 96554. Refer to: P221SA.

Australia - Direct Sales to End-User

8459 Used CNC-floor type boring &

milling machine

Product data: Specifications/technical data: spindle dia. 150-mm; spindle travel 1,500-mm (2 axis); vertical volume horizontal travel 6,000-mm (x axis); working head box vertical travel 4,000-mm (y axis); control system CNC power 380-v/50-hz. Quantity: one. U.S. dollar value: NA. Purchase needed: asap.

Response data: From manufacturers only: manufacturers, dealers. Language: English. Best way to respond: fax. Information desired: price (cif Hong Kong). Primary buying factor: advanced technology with reasonable price/quick delivery.

Company data: Collective owned enterprise. Established: 1978. Employees: 1,500. Annual sales: 80 million China renminbi. Member of business chamber, U.S. firms represented: NA. Bank ref: Beijing Industry & Commerce Bank.

Post remarks: Inform embassy of responses to this notice. Post contact: Hmyang.

Contact: Han Xiu-Shen, Beijing River Star Corp., 1 Haidian St., Haidian District, Beijing New Technology Experiment Zone Headquarters, Beijing, China. Tel: 861 2543282. Fax: 861 2557120.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Section (FCS TOP), American Embassy, Beijing, PSC 461 Box 50, APO AP 96521. Refer to: T0175.

China - Direct Sale for Resale

8474 Hollow shaft gear unit for gold

mining

Product data: Specifications/technical data: input speed 750 rpm; output speed 5 rpm; coordinate electric motor power 400 kw; service factor bigger or equal to 2.5; simultaneous overload factor bigger or equal to 5. Quantity: one set. U.S. dollar value: NA. Purchase needed: before March 1993.

Response data: From manufacturers only: manufacturers, dealers. Language: English. Best way to respond: fax. Information desired: product catalog, quotation. Primary buying factor: good quality with reasonable price/quick manner of delivery.

Company data: State owned. Established: 1978. Employees: 200. Annual sales: furnished on request. Member of business chamber, U.S. firms represented: NA. Bank ref: Bank of China, Head Office, Fuchengmennei Street, Beijing.

Post remarks: Inform embassy of responses to this notice. Post contact: Hmyang.

Contact: Li Jiang, China National Gold Corp., 1 Qingnianhu Beijie, Andingmenwai, Beijing 100011, China. Tel: 861 4214831 ext. 2108, 2104. Fax: 861 4269855, 4269877.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Section (FCS TOP), American Embassy, Beijing, PSC 461 Box 50, APO AP 96521. Refer to: T0174.

China - Direct Sale for Resale

94035 Furniture for bedrooms

94034 Furniture for kitchens

Product data: Furniture made of any materials (wood, steel, plastic). Specification/technical data, quantity: NA. U.S. dollar value: $50,000.

Purchase needed: 12/30/93.

Response data: From manufacturers only: no. Language: English. Best way to respond: fax. Information desired: company profile, catalogs, price lists. Primary buying factor: expanding market, desire to diversify range of products. Seeks to set up permanent long-term partnership.

Company data: Retailer of furniture for sitting-rooms, bedrooms, kitchens,

halls, bathrooms, office furniture. Wide network of selling exhibitions. Established: 1993. Employees: 32. Annual sales: June-August 1993, $1,000,000. Member of business chamber, U.S. firms represented: NA. Bank ref: Expobank, 2/ 4 Volodarskoho St., Kiev, Ukraine 252135.

Post remarks: Conducts trade shows/exhibitions in Kiev, Dniprodzerzhinsk, Zhytomyr, Zaporizhzha, Krementchuh, Odessa, Simferopol; access to Ukrainian, NIS markets. Seeks long-term partnership including possibility of setting up joint venture. Readily provided a list of clients for references. Firm has experienced personnel/management. Imports furniture from Czech Republic, Slovakia, Austria. Post contact: Serhiy Shubsky.

Contact: Sergei Farenik, Manager, Lks, #4, 27 Dmitrievska. St., Kiev, Ukraine 252054. Tel: 044 221-7344. Fax: 044 216-3341.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Embassy, Kiev, Department of State, Washington, D.C. 20521-5850. Refer to: P0001.

Ukraine - Direct Sales to End-User