Resources

This page is here for you to have a quick way to reach the multiple resources that we cover in the articles, blogs, podcasts and videos.  We will adjust the information in order to keep it relevant and fresh.  You will notice that in the future we will reference this page.  We recommend that you bookmark it for your reference and convenience. Enjoy!

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ATA Carnet www.atacarnet.co

Great support and resource if you need to send a shipment overseas on a temporary basis (even if it will move to multiple countries).  An ATA Carnet behaves as a passport for your shipment.

Bureau of Economic Analysis www.bea.doc.gov

Bureau of Industry and Security www.bis.doc.gov

Export-Import Bank of the U.S. www.exim.gov

Great way to help you finance your global growth.  They have different programs available to US Exporters and Importers.

International Chamber of Commerce www.iccwbo.org

International Trade Administration www.ita.doc.gov

Internationalist www.internationalist.com

Learn a Language  – Rocket Languages

Learning another language is always a plus. Your business will grow faster when you can communicate in multiple languages.  Your customers and vendors are very appreciative of your efforts and will wish to do business with you because you are going the extra mile in improving your communication with them (specially if they speak English).  Learning a few phrases will make a great impact.  This is a good course with a trial.  I like that you can go online or actually get a dic pak.  Having the option is great.

National Center for Standards & Certification www.nist.gov

National Technology Information Service www.ntis.gov

Small Business Administration www.sba.gov

U.S. Business Advisor http://business.usa.gov

U.S. Commercial Service www.buyusa.gov

This is a wonderful government website providing support for US companies.  They offer multiple service (cost based service).

U.S. Customs ahd Border Protection www.cbp.gov

U.S. Trade Development Agency www.ustda.gov

World Trade Organization www.wto.org