Thank you for inquiring about attending AAPEX 2023 with an industry delegation from your country. An in-country specialist will reach out to you shortly.

Why Attend?

Automotive aftermarket warehouse distributors, retailers, and service professionals from 120+ countries come to AAPEX to:

  • Discover new products and technology from 1,115 product categories.
  • Connect with 2500+ manufacturer and global supplier companies.
  • Find out the latest industry trends, gain business intelligence and access professional training opportunities from 100+ technical sessions.

See what AAPEX has to offer as the can’t-miss industry event of the year.


AAPEX partners with U.S. Commercial Service and other industry associations around the world to support global automotive professionals attending this event. By joining an industry delegation, you will receive dedicated assistance from an in-country specialist who is ready to help you register for the show and plan your visit, so you can maximize your time spent onsite. You will also receive the following special benefits:

  • Complimentary registration to AAPEX 2023
  • Dedicated assistance registering for the event
  • An invitation to the invite-only OAC Global Reception
  • Personalized assistance scheduling meetings with suppliers
  • Access to the International Trade Center complete with meeting rooms, spaces to connect or relax, and complimentary refreshments
  • Support in planning and booking your travel and accommodations
  • Network of peers from your country
  • Personalized assistance with your U.S. visa renewal, plus embassy connections to help expedite processing in some cases.

Travel & Visa Information

U.S. Entry Requirements

Scheduling and obtaining visa appointments may require several months, so start your visa application and/or renewal as soon as possible. Check your local U.S. Embassy and Consulate’s website for information regarding operating status, visa services, and wait times.

Request an Invitation Letter

You must register for AAPEX 2023 to receive an invitation letter.

You can present the invitation letter to the consular officer during your visa interview as a supporting document. Please note that AAPEX cannot help you with the interview process or call the embassy or consulate to provide support for obtaining a visa.

Please contact Anastasiya Magwood with any questions.