We are seeing increased activity throughout Asia, as pent-up demand for products (particularly large capital goods) is being released in the form of purchase orders. I think most Asian markets see the light at the end of the tunnel and are starting to order for delivery after the new year. Long lead time items are being ordered as customers are increasingly aware of the supply chain issues and want to ensure they are first in the delivery queue. 2022 is going to be a banner year for sales in Asia.
I am coordinating a HiSTEP 2022 webinar on January 6 at 3:00PM HST "E-Commerce for Hawaii Companies Exporting to Japan." Experts will discuss bilingual digital marketing and order fulfillment in the Japanese market, including via Amazon and Rakuten. https://bit.ly/3zsH2sd
Coordinating and speaking at HPEC's Export University 101 today 9:00AM-12:00PM. Part of the HiSTEP 2022 program. Register for free and hear about topics every new exporter should be thinking about. https://bit.ly/31AGLal
Here is a recording of a webinar I coordinated. The Hawaii Pacific Export Council has uploaded a new video to our YouTube archive. This HiSTEP 2022 webinar "Exporting Agricultural Products from Hawaii" was recorded on 9 Dec 2021. https://bit.ly/3COvYpc
Join SBA’s Office of International Trade for this 45-minute session which will provide an overview of the fundamentals of complying with regulations, the role of international standards, and where to find additional support and resources...more... https://www.eventbrite.com/e/learn-to-trade-series-standards-and-complying-with-foreign-regulations-tickets-166535394849?utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery
The Hawaii Pacific Export Council has uploaded a new video to YouTube that is a recording of our very informative webinar "Exporting of Services from Hawaii," which I moderated and spoke at. The video can be viewed here: http://ow.ly/ZVsz50EiofA