To succeed internationally you need sound advice from competent trade professionals. These organizations can help.
New York District Export Council (DEC) – Need expert advice on international trade? Just ask us; the DEC offers free export assistance to the state’s business community. DEC members have a wide range of international business expertise. To learn more, click here.
US Commercial Service (USCS) – The USCS is the nation’s main export promotion agency. It’s international trade specialists work with companies to help them develop, improve, and implement their export operations. To learn more about USCS services, click here, or for a webinar click here.
US Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) – The FAS, within the U.S. Department of Agriculture, is responsibe for assisting US agricultural exporters with foreign market information, assistance grants, foreign-buyers’ programs, and trade missions. To learn more click here.
State and Local Programs – There are some excellent state and local trade assistance programs in New York designed to help you develop export sales. These include export training, technical assistance, and help in finding overseas business partners. To learn more click here.
Other Federal Agencies – Several other federal departments and agencies offer export assistance, export finance programs, or regulate the export process. It is useful to have a working knowledge of their programs, as they may impact your export venture. To learn more click here.
Next Generation Micro Grants – The New York DEC is pleased to offer micro grants for students, and recent graduates majoring in International Trade, International Business, Supply Chain Management, or belong to a student club with focus on international business. We also offer some links for those seeking jobs and internships.