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Introduction to Exporting and International Trade

Wednesday, June 6 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm • Organized By Small Business & Technology Development Center
115 N Williams Street, Moberly, MO 65270


Is your business ready to export to other countries? Join us for this seminar (at no charge) to learn from international trade experts to evaluate export opportunities, to hear about international trade assistance programs, and to determine if exporting is a good fit for your business.

10 a.m. Programs for Missouri Small Business Exporters
Presented by Ruth Tucker and Yan Li, Trade Specialists, Missouri Department of Economic Development (DED)
In the morning session you will hear about two key programs provided by the DED. The State Trade and Export Promotion (STEP) program exists to increase the number of small businesses that are exporting and increase the value of exports for those small businesses that are currently exporting. The Global Market Access Program (G-MAP) is a cost-sharing program that helps Missouri small businesses participate in international trade shows, missions, and events to get their products in front of a global audience.

11:30 a.m. Lunch

12:30 p.m. Is Your Business Ready to Export?
Presented by Jackie Rasmussen, Business Development & International Trade Specialist, University of Missouri International Trade Center
In the afternoon session you will evaluate the opportunity for exporting, determine if it may be a good fit, and, if so, learn the next steps to prepare your business for successful entry into international markets.

Pre-registration is required by June 5 at 5 p.m. in order to attend this event. Call Tina at 660-263-8811 to make your reservation.

Registration Notes

Please register by June 5 at 5 p.m. Call Tina at the Moberly Area Economic Development Corporation at 660-263-8811 to register. Lunch is provided at no charge for this event.

Ryan Eidson
Small Business & Technology Development Center
(660) 263-8811
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115 N Williams Street
Moberly, MO 65270
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