In the News


Virtual Trade Mission to South Africa

August 17, 2020

Automation Alley is seeking Michigan companies to join its virtual trade mission to South Africa.

AmCham Colombia Virtual Trade Show of the Americas

June 1, 2020

MEDC has 50 free company visitor registrations available for the AmCham Colombia Virtual Trade Show of the Americas, taking place June 24-26.

Central America Virtual Conference & Matchmaking Event

May 14, 2020

Listen to and meet thought leaders, government officials, and potential partners as they discuss project opportunities in Central America, U.S. government development finance programs, and critical topics for the industry.

Virtual Resources to Explore Global Markets

May 7, 2020

Join MEDC�s Alyssa Tracey, Director of International Trade, and Brendan Cherry, Navy veteran and International Trade Manager, as they explain how you can utilize virtual resources to grow international sales.

Discover New Opportunities in Brazil with Tariff Reductions

May 6, 2020

Brazil announced the temporary reduction of tariffs for certain items, many of which are related to the automotive, aerospace, and other sectors. Automotive and aerospace tariff reductions are in place until 2021.

Increases to MI-STEP Budget Categories

May 4, 2020

It was recently announced that MI-STEP annual reimbursement limits for select budget categories were raised. Additionally, website localization costs are now eligible for up to 75% reimbursement, up from 50%, now through September 30, 2020.

MEDC & IBT Online Webinar Series

April 13, 2020

Join the webinar and learn what the MEDC's International Trade team is doing to help Michigan companies. Grants and funding are available today, notably to support innovative solutions for small-medium size businesses.

Are you worried about international sales due to COVID-19? 

March 24, 2020

Export Credit Insurance protects you from these scenarios and more, reducing the risk of buyer nonpayment and allowing you to commit to export sales without fear of loss during the Coronavirus pandemic.

Pure Michigan Business Connect offering virtual, statewide matchmaking platform for suppliers, buyers providing critical response to COVID-19

March 20, 2020

Free portal offers opportunity for service providers and suppliers to access virtual introductions for sourcing products and services critical to response for COVID-19

South Korea & Japan Mission Postponed Until August

March 18, 2020

The GSGP Trade Mission to South Korea and Japan is rescheduled to August 17-21 2020. The deadline to register is now June 2, 2020.

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