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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. An accompanying box outlines section product classifications under the HS codes.



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56029 Insulating material

32061 Coating, urethane

Product data: Insulating coating for construction (remediating asbestos; noise and heat insulation; steel coating). Specifications/technical data, U.S.

dollar value: NA. Quantity: to be negotiated. Purchase needed: asap. Products should comply with German and European standards.

Response data: From manufacturer only: yes. Language: German/English. Best way to respond: fax. Information desired: company background, price, catalogs, product description, references. Primary buying factor: price, quality.

Company data: Manufacturer of construction materials, with other European/ Asian branch offices; distributor of related products. Established: 1995. Employees: 30. Annual sales: NA. Bank ref: Dresdner Bank. U.S. firms represented: none.

Post remarks: Firm would like to distribute U.S. coating and insulation products for construction market. Continuous relationship with American supplier is desired. Prepared by: FCS/Berlin/Mhagen.

Contact: Mr. Dollinger, Managing Director, Top Stahl International, 13089 Berlin. Tel: 011 49 30 4786 0116. Fax: 011 49 30 478 60117.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Section (FCS TOP), American Embassy, Office, Berlin, Unit 26738, APO AE 09235. Refer to: P0210.

Germany - Agency

890600 Submarines

Product data: Underwater viewing submarine, movable. Specifications/technical data: capable of seating people for underwater viewing, tourist purposes. Quantity: 2. U.S. dollar value: unknown until product/cost identified.

Purchase needed: December 1995. Shipping: to be negotiated through customer's freight forwarder. Service contract: no.

Response data: From manufacturers only: yes. Language: English. Best way to respond: fax. Information desired: price, product availability, brochures. Primary buying factor: quality, price. Firm wishes to purchase product in short term.

Company data: Agent/importer. Established: 1985. Employees: 6. Annual sales: NZ$5 million. Member of business chamber: no. Bank ref: Westpac Banking, Te Puke. U.S. firms represented: none. Firm is privately owned.

Post remarks: Snyders Resources is unknown to post, therefore care should be taken with any financial transactions until firm's record is established. Post contact: Schang.

Contact: Allen Bloor, General Manager, P.O. Box 98, Matata, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand. Tel/fax: 64 7 322 2142.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Section (FCS TOP), American Consulate General, Auckland, PSC 467 Box 99, FPO AP 96531 1099. Refer to: P0017.

New Zealand - Agency