Providing Services That Make Global Trade Simple


Whether you are a first time importer/exporter or an experienced trader, even the most well-planned ventures run into roadblocks; that’s why knowing where to turn for guidance is so important. Our trade counselors have over 40 years combined experience, and the resources to help you navigate the obstacles of importing and exporting.

Market Research

Our business advisors, in conjunction with international interns from area colleges and universities, can serve as your virtual international business intelligence team. We can help you determine which countries to target for export and what you can expect from a regulatory, labeling, competitive, duty, tax, and cultural perspective.


The SBDC International Trade Program is a CGBP Accredited Training Program and has earned numerous awards including the President’s “E” Certificate for outstanding contribution to the Export Expansion Program of the USA thru the U.S. Department of Commerce and the SBA Region VI SBDC of the Year in 2006.