Louisiana-Mississippi Trade Mission to Mexico 2022
We host a number of events throughout the year, including our annual International Trade Conference.
Louisiana-Mississippi Trade Mission to Mexico
Location: Villahermosa, Tabasco
February 21-25 , 2022
ABOUT THE TRADE MISSION:
All registered participants, will be able to participate in business matchmaking meetings. If you have not submitted your Company/Organization Profile, please do so using the link provided below. Once your profile is submitted, you will be contacted to begin the meeting matchmaking process.
SBA eligible companies will be able to apply for a STEP grant to cover up to 90% of the participation and travel costs.
STEP 1: Complete your trade mission registration here; if you have already completed this step, move on to STEP 2.
STEP 2: Complete your company/organization profile here.
STEP 3: Complete a State Trade Expansion Program (STEP) grant application here* - this step is intended for For-Profit small businesses only; companies must meet SBA small business size standards in order to receive funding. STEP funding is available to reimburse qualified companies 90% of registration and other expenses associated with participation in this mission. Submit your completed application by email to Jessica.Steverson@la.gov.
February 21-25, 2022: We continue to monitor the pandemic here in the U.S. and Mexico, working with our counterparts in the host state of Tabasco and neighboring participating states. Click here for preliminary program information.
The trade mission to Villahermosa, Tabasco follows previous missions between the Gulf States of Mexico and the U.S. that occurred as part of the Gulf States Initiative.
WTC Members and Non-Members* Welcome *Look for the Not A Member? section on registration page
Registration fee covers program participation, including translation services, B2B meetings, ground transportation and scheduled meals throughout the in-person program. Airfare and hotel expenses are not included in the registration fee.
Have you applied for the STEP grant, yet? No? APPLY NOW!