In the News
December 6, 2013
It may seem like just a t-shirt that you are wearing, but it has a life and a story behind how it was created.
November 26, 2013
The U.S. Government Accountability Office has published a report, "DHS Could Improve Cargo Security by Periodically Assessing Risks From Foreign Ports,"
November 21, 2013
We are excited to officially announce the date for our 15th Automotive Suppliers Symposium! We will look forward to seeing you there!
October 30, 2013
A recent ITAR Update has been posted from the U.S. Department of State.
October 29, 2013
by Dottie Barnes Shipping of hazardous materials is a highly regulated activity in today’s safety-conscious environment. Regulations are complex and numerous. The Van Andel Global Trade Center at Grand Valley State University is holding an event
October 7, 2013
Five international market specialists from China, Canada, Mexico, Brazil and United Arab Emirates will offer business advice during Global Trade Days, sponsored in part by the Van Andel Global Trade Center at Grand Valley State University. Participant
September 30, 2013
"The Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) will announce $100,000 in grant money for Detroit’s local food system at a press conference at Eastern Market on Tuesday, Oct. 1." - David Muller, Mlive Click here to read more on t
September 24, 2013
By: Mamta Badkar Ten years ago, Goldman Sachs declared Brazil, Russia, India and China (BRIC) as the emerging markets with the brightest economic growth prospects. This year, Morgan Stanley declared the Brazilian real, the Indonesian rupiah, t
September 9, 2013
At the request of the US Trade Representative, the US International Trade Commission is conducting an investigation focusing on barriers faced by US small and medium companies exporting to the European Union. Information collected may be used by the
July 23, 2013
The general system of preference program (GSP) began in 1976 to promote economic growth in developing world economies by providing duty-free entry to goods coming to the U.S. As many as 5,000 products imported from the 127 designated countries