Advancements in information technology and logistics allow most any business access to the global market place. If you have a Website, global consumers are checking you out. Interestingly, many U.S. businesses ignore international inquiries because of their perception of risk. Don’t ignore opportunity.
You don’t need to be an expert in trade. Let our SBDC International Trade Center be your expert. We can support you in a variety of ways such as: walking you through a transaction, identifying opportunities, investigating trade financing options or resolving a particular trade issue.
We work as a team with our USEAC partner organizations to make sure you benefit from all of our state and federal resources.
Do you want to have a global market for a Georgia based product or service? Our International Trade Center can give you the information to take the world market by storm or localize with just one other country.
Our consultants can help:
- Determine the exportability of your products or services
- Identify appropriate markets and buyers
- Develop market entry strategies
- Establish shipping and distribution networks
- Determine appropriate payment methods and identify export financing and insurance needs
We work closely with other government agencies, including the Georgia Department of Economic Development; the U.S. Department of Commerce; and the U.S. Small Business Administration. Our international trade experts give Georgia business owners an edge in exporting.
International Trade Center
2530 Sever Road, Suite 202
Lawrenceville, GA 30043
Phone: (678) 985-6820
Fax: (678) 985-6819
Cost: $650 | Level: Advanced
Cost: $50 | Level: Intermediate
Rick MartinCenter Director
Rick has over 30 years of experience in international business in both the public and private sector. During his career, he established and developed...
Dimitris has over 28 years’ experience in international business, in both the public and private sectors. While in the private sector, he established an...
Bob Erwin has over 30 years of experience in the field of international trade. Prior to joining UGA he held numerous senior positions in...
Mr. Hulsey previously worked for a large commercial bank serving in various lending and management positions. He also has experience as an independent financial...