The Export Finance Assistance Center of Washington has a formal partnership with the International Trade Administration (ITA) through the U.S. Commercial Service – Seattle office.
Through this partnership, the Export Finance Assistance Center of Washington can expand the export resources available to our clients, provide innovative and quality programs, and extend our services from the valuable expertise available through the U.S. Commercial Service. Not only do we benefit from our esteemed partnership, but more importantly, the small business exporters have become more aware of the support available for them to be able to compete confidently in the global marketplace.
The U.S. Commercial Service - Seattle office serves exporters in Washington State. Companies can find assistance locally in more than 100 Commercial Service offices nationwide.
An overview of the fundamentals in exporting, designed for small to medium sized companies who are considering finding new market segments overseas.
A guide that explains the basics of trade finance so that U.S. companies can evaluate appropriate financing options to help ensure they get paid for their export sales.
ExporTech™ is not your typical seminar training. Conducted online, during six 3-hour sessions with individualized coaching over an 11-week period, ExporTech™ accelerates a company’s export strategic planning process into a concise time frame. Technology, manufacturing, and service-based executives are invited to apply. A maximum of eight companies will be selected, providing your executive team with a unique learning environment. Products/services must be 51% U.S. content. This program is being offered in collaboration with NABB to accommodate the export needs of underserved and underrepresented businesses.
The US Commercial Service Global Europe Team presents the Trade Winds Europe/Eurasia Webinar Series featuring Türkiye, Denmark & Italy, along with Poland & Romania. The dates for the webinar series will be:
Join us for a commercial update on trade opportunities and best practices of a key European marketplace - Türkiye. With a population of 85.3 million and a country strategically positioned between East and West, Türkiye serves as a global trade hub and a springboard to markets throughout Europe, Asia, and the Middle East.
The objective for this mission is to support the U.S. vision to grow sustainable and secure clean energy markets in India by promoting U.S. exports and removing trade barriers. This trade mission will accelerate the adoption and deployment of energy and environmental solutions, helping India to meet its climate commitments and protect human health and the environment.
Participants in the mission will be introduced to key stakeholders in India and assist U.S. companies in finding foreign business partners to export their products and services in India. The mission will include customized one-on-one business appointments with pre-screened potential buyers, agents, distributors, and joint venture partners. Participants will gain market insights, make industry contacts, and solidify business strategies with the primary goal of increasing U.S. exports of clean energy and environmental technologies, products, and services to India.
Trade Winds, the largest U.S. Government-led trade mission and business development forum, will be held in Istanbul, Türkiye. Organized by the U.S. Commercial Service, Trade Winds features pre-scheduled meetings with U.S. commercial diplomats from 26 countries throughout Europe, exciting conference programming and plenty of networking! The meeting scheduling platform will open to all paid registrants in early April.