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World Trade Week NYC 2021

World Trade Week NYC is an active network of more than 70 organizations in the New York metro region working together to underscore the importance of international trade, logistics and port operations to the region's economy and to use their collective expertise to help the region's businesses grow through international trade. World Trade Week NYC is hosted by the New York District Export Council.

The Queens Chamber of Commerce support and will present an special program celebrating the annual World Trade Week NYC 2021 event.

The keynote speaker will be Tony Uphoff, President and CEO of Thomas, the parent company of Thom asnet.com. The title of Mr. Uphoff's remarks is "The Future of Manufacturing is Here. Now." The event will also have an Introductory Message by Gina M. Raimondo, U.S. Secretary of Commerce.

The Co-Chairs for 2021 New York World Trade Week: Andrea Ratay, Vice President, CICP, Global Trade Finance at TD Bank and chair of the New York District Export Council and Sam Ruda Director of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey's Port Department.

The World Trade Week NYC Kick-Off Event and Keynote Address is scheduled for May 4, 2021 at 2 PM.

​Registration for this virtual event is at https://nycworldtradeweekkickoff.eventbrite.com

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