Global New North News

A Small Business' Guide to Export Assistance Resources
New North Global Export Experts

From the basics, to finding buyers and making contacts, to funding assistance, this informational piece has great information that will help small businesses go global. 

To learn more, click HERE.

Three little videos can open the world to your business

In late October, the International Trade Administration published a set of three short videos that give you an excellent introduction to how to begin exporting. However, in Wisconsin, Exportech makes it even easier by simplifying the whole process down to making just one easy decision.   

To learn more, click HERE.

New training to support food hubs through national network
Food Finance Institute

A new training program to promote the financial sustainability of food hubs not just in Wisconsin but across the country will be available in 2017, thanks to $500,000 federal grant to the Food Finance Institute.

To learn more, click HERE.

Upcoming Trade Ventures

The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation is leading the following trade missions in 2016 listed below. Click on the image of each trade venture to be directed to the website associated with each mission to learn more. 

Global trade venture: United Arab Emirates and Qatar Dubai and Doha, Jan. 27-Feb. 2, 2017
 Global trade venture: China: Beijing, Tianjin and Shanghai, March 18-25, 2017 
 Global trade venture: Canada: Toronto and Montreal, April 30-May 5, 2017
 Global trade venture: Mexico: Mexico City and Monterrey, June 11-16, 2017 

To learn more about WEDC Trade Ventures, click HERE.

 Each year, the Council of Great Lakes Governors leads multi-state trade missions to assist small to medium sized companies from the Great Lakes region to export their products and services. This year the Council will lead trips to:

 Indonesia and Vietnam: February 27-March 3rd, 2017
 Mexico: April 3-7th, 2017

To learn more about these Trade Ventures, click HERE.  
Upcoming Trade Events

ExporTech Pewaukee – Winter 2017
December 7, 2016

Participating companies at the ExporTech event in Pewaukee will receive access to experts, individualized coaching and consulting, customized support, and guided development of an international growth plan. 

To learn more, click HERE.

2017 Global Economic Forecast: Where Will the Growth Be?
January 10, 2017

Join MITA at our annual Economic Forecast event to look into the future of the global economy. The event will include networking, presentations and keynote speakers.

To learn more, click HERE.

Keys to Export Compliance in 2017
February 14, 2017

Attend this program and gain knowledge about the latest and ever-changing export compliance laws, how to deal with shipments that get stuck at the port, common red tape concerns, and how to avoid costly penalties. 

To learn more, click HERE.

Overview of Trade Relations with EU/Germany
March 14, 2017

The European Union and the United States have the world’s most integrated economic relationship and each depends heavily on the other for economic stability and well-being. This program will help to understand trade relations between the United States and the EU. 

To learn more, click HERE.
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