Gathers experts from state and federal agencies to teach business owners and managers about the international trade process. Business owners prepare to compete worldwide to benefit the local economy.
- Global Trade is Here to Stay
- Reasons to Export: A Place to Start
- Getting Paid for Foreign Sale
- ILLINOIS - A Lion in the International Marketplace
Illinois is the largest exporter of goods in the Midwest; Our terminals, airports, harbors, rail yards and foreign trade zones move billions of dollars annually. Over 300,000 jobs are sustained by exports. The number of Illinois small and medium-sized exporters is nearing 25,000!
- It's Easy When You Know How
UI Extension's Community and Economic Development team welcomed expert Kathie Cravens to give us a 1-hour overview of how any Illinois business can easily move to expanding domestic shipping of their products to the international market.