International Business

Trusted advice on global business management, global marketing, supply chain management, and trade finance.

Our goal is to increase the number of existing small and midsized businesses doing business internationally, improving their knowledge of global markets, minimizing risk, and diversifying their supply chain. With a collective forty-plus years of international business experience, SBTDC’s team of Certified Global Business Professionals (NASBITE CGBP Accredited since 2013) helps business owners and their managers improve their competitiveness, profitability, and sustained global success.

We Help You With

Export Strategy

Export and Import Regulations

Shipping Your Goods

Export Paperwork

Ensuring Payment for Goods

Networking & Resources Referrals

International Export Guides from the SBA

Trade Finance Guide: Financial Risk, Payment Methods, and Trade Finance

The guide explains the basics of trade finance so that U.S. companies, especially small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), can evaluate appropriate financing options to help ensure they get paid for their export sales while assuring the delivery of goods and services to importers.

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SBA Export Business Planner For Your Small Business

This tool is designed to serve as your roadmap for creating your Export Business Plan, exploring foreign markets, developing a Marketing Plan, exploring financing, costing your product, and more. But unlike a traditional printed manual, this Planner is a living document, ready to be customized and continually updated by you.

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