Brazil continues to be an excellent market for Michigan exporters across a wide range of sectors, despite economic slowdown as a result of the pandemic, with economists forecasting positive GDP growth in 2021.
Brazil and Colombia have a natural affinity for the U.S. and a high regard for U.S. products, brands, and technology.
Colombia is one of the biggest and fastest growing economies in South America. Rich with natural resources such as minerals and oil, and immense capacity to produce and manufacture, Colombia has huge economic potential.
- Market briefings
- Group and individual ground transportation
- Networking events
- Logistical assistance
- Customized B2B meetings
- Not included: Airfare, interpreters, hotel, and meals.
PREPARE FOR A SUCCESSFUL TRIP
Before the mission, learn how to strengthen your website searchability in Brazil and Colombia by taking advantage of SBDC’s international search engine optimization (SEO) service. This free program defines strengths and areas of improvement on your website and social media outreach.
The Michigan Online Global program can advance your international sales and efforts made during the mission. Services are available to create localized websites andan online marketing strategy to be easier to do business within your target market and to grow online traffic and engagements. Talk to your ITM to get started with these valuable resources.
- $1,500 in-person participation fee ($500 each additional participant)
- $1,000 virtual participation fee
- Eligible companies can receive up to 75% reimbursement for travel expenses and mission fees through the State Trade Expansion Program (STEP).
REGISTRATION AND CONTACT INFO:
Registration Deadline: August 13, 2021
For more information, contact Brenda Cherry, MEDC, at 517.243.9877 or email@example.com.