International Trade Centers

MSF is seeking contractors to provide trade promotion services to Michigan based companies seeking export sales in the following target markets and regions: Canada, Mexico, Europe, Middle East (to cover Qatar, Kuwait, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Oman), as well as additional markets including Africa, Australia, Brazil, the Caribbean, China, India, Japan, South America, South East Asia, and South Korea.



  • April 10, 2023: RFP release
  • April 24, 2023 at 3:00 p.m.: Questions from potential bidders are due via email to Please note: The MEDC will not respond to questions that are not received by the above date and time. In addition, questions that are phoned, faxed or sent through regular mail will not be accepted.
  • May 1, 2023, by close of business: Responses to all qualifying questions are posted here.
  • May 15, 2023, at 3:00 p.m.: Electronic versions sent separately of each of your Technical Proposal and Price Proposals due to the MEDC via email at Proposals will not be accepted via U.S. Mail or any other delivery method.

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RFP Details

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