The United States Embassy in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia announced it has arranged travel to the United States for 30 Ethiopian businessmen to attend the January 2014 International Buyer Programs (IBP).
IBPs are joint U.S. Government – private industry programs which welcome thousands of international buyers from around the world to the United States for business-to-business matchmaking with U.S. firms exhibiting at major industry trade shows.
A delegation of 25 members from Ethiopia attended the World of Concrete IBP, which provided hands-on demonstrations of U.S. equipment and meetings with U.S. construction companies.
The trip also included a tour of the Hoover Dam which proved educational for the Ethiopian contractors working on hydro-power projects here in Ethiopia.
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