The Departments of Commerce and Agriculture help hundreds of small-and medium-sized businesses every year. In the past year, the two agencies have helped Washington businesses achieve over $207 million in export sales. Last year, the state allocated $3 million to support six new export training programs through partnerships with local government and higher education institutions.
WERC Blog and Export News
By J.D. Harrison, Published: June 20 | Updated: Friday, June 21, 2:00 AM E-mail the writer
Avram Saunders’s company provides an unconventional service: shielding buildings from storm damage by creating a force field that diffuses electricity around any given facility.
His method has been called “voodoo” by some in the United States,...Read more →
How do you cram the complex and controversial global debate over coal exports in Washington state into a half-hour documentary?
After more than a year of writing news stories about the industry, Seattle-based multimedia journalist Katie Campbell and her unit of PBS environmental reporters decided to focus on the everyday people who would...Read more →
Next Export Event
Congresswoman Suzan DelBene (WA-1) and Congressman Dave Reichert (WA-8) U.S. House of Representatives
Invite You to Attend the Exporter Forum
In Collaboration with the Export-Import Bank of the United States Chairman and President Fred P. Hochberg
Sponsored by Cascadia Community College
Learn How to Increase Your Company's...
Monday, December 9, 2013
8:30 AM to NOON
North Creek Event Center Cascadia Community College 18345 Campus Way, NE Bothell, WA 98011
This event is tailored to address the needs of small and medium-sized businesses with 500 or fewer employees.
NO COST, BUT SPACE IS LIMITED. Registration is Required: http://www.exim.gov/gasb
Join the Highline Export Training Program
Highline Community College has long been a front-runner in providing quality education in the Pacific Northwest. The college has developed a comprehensive online training program to assist small to medium businesses learn everything they need to know about getting started in exports. Enroll now →