International Trade

INTERNATIONAL TRADE

Doing Business Internationally Doesn't have to be Foreign.

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International Trade Services

STEP Financial Assistance Award

We provide 75% reimbursement, up to $15,000 annually, to eligible small businesses for export-related activities.

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International Trade Centers

Our International Trade Centers provide counseling, market analysis and more to help Michigan businesses market their products.

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Resources & Training

We coordinate market research, training, website development and more to jump-start your momentum in a foreign market.

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Curriculum Works

Curriculum Works wanted to expand international sales initiatives but needed financial assistance to be able to make the many overseas sales trips needed to build the necessary relationships in parts of the world where in-person connections are highly valued. Through a MI-STEP funded sales trip, the Grand Rapids-based company built international relationships and signed a deal with Egypt's Minister of Education.

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Follow this step-by-step exporting checklist to grow your business internationally.

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What you should consider when you're selling products in foreign markets.

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Upcoming Export Events

Anaheim, CA - US
South Africa, and Kenya

February 13 - 17, 2023

South Africa and Kenya Trade Mission
Abu Dhabi, UAE

February 18 - 25, 2023

IDEX 2023
Australia, New Zealand
United Kingdom, Netherlands
Novi, MI - US

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