EBPA Members have access to a wide array of international trade promotion programs and activities to aid in the marketing of building materials products and construction services to strategic export markets.  Trade missions, trade shows and foreign language directories and newspapers are just a few of the opportunities available to US building products manufacturers and exporters through EBPA.

For more information about upcoming events see the web links below or contact EBPA at (253) 396-0131, or e-mail evgreen@ep.org.

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Japan Remodeling & Building Materials Webinar

02/01/2017 - 02/01/2017
Registration Deadline: 01/29/2017

Join EBPA for this free webinar about Japan's growing remodeling market and opportunities for US building materials.

Speakers will present information about Japan government policies to stimulate home remodeling, specific products in demand, and various types of remodeling companies that have emerged. They will also present the results a surveys of builders and remodelers about the types of remodeling projects that are most often requested. Ms. Braden will share information about government funding assistance for US exporters and EBPA’s upcoming building materials trade mission to Japan.


Summary of the Trade Trends for 2016, Overview of Japan Demographics and Outlook for the Future of Housing and US Building Materials Consumption in Japan
- Dr. Ivan Eastin, University of Washington

Japanese Builder Remodeling Activities, Impact of Government Subsidies, and Emergence of One-Stop Remodelers
-Dr. Daisuke Sasatani, University of Washington

US Government Financial Assistance for US Exporters & Upcoming Japan Trade Mission
 -Rose Braden, Director, Evergreen Building Products Association

Question & Answer Session

Event Detail :

Please follow the instructions below to download the FTP recording from the webinar.

This recording is available for download until 3/2/2017.


1.Click on the link below or Copy and paste the link into the address field of your Internet browser: 


2. Once you have been redirected to the Download page, select the “Download” button.

3. When given the option to “Open” or “Save” the file; select the arrow next to the “Save” button, then select “Save As”.

4. Once the “Save As” window appears, choose the location where you’d like to save the FTP file and select the “Save” button. **

** If you need assistance, please contact us at the following email address: conf@mymeetings.com

EBPA Japan Webinar 1_2017 Eastin.pdfEBPA Japan Webinar 1_2017 Sasatani.pdfEBPA Japan Webinar 1_2017 Braden.pdf