The Utah Department of Community and Economic Development encourages Utah producers of sporting goods, sportswear and recreation products to participate in Sports and Recreation '92 scheduled in Tokyo March 11-14, 1992.

Utah participants at the 1991 event made approximately $17.9 million in direct sales and signed 1,250 commercial contracts as a result of the show.Exhibit authorities say more than $192.5 million in sportswear, sporting goods and recreation products were sold at the 1991 exhibition.

Booth rentals range from $1,500 to $4,500, but some smaller booths are available. The registration deadline is Oct. 31.

For more information, call Mike Sakurai at 538-8785.