Sunday, February 18, 2018

Information and Counseling

Successful exporters know who they can trust to get the information and guidance they need to make sound business decisions.

ECI Global provides U.S. companies with reliable information and personalized counseling at every step of the exporting process – from strategy and planning to financing and logistics to market entry and expansion to advocacy and dispute resolution.

Considering exporting?

Find out what you need to know to become a more successful exporter:

    Assess your company to identify areas your business needs to strengthen
    Evaluate your international sales and marketing strategy
    Research the most profitable international markets for your products/services
    Prepare your products/services to enter a new market
    Determine the best ways to distribute, price and promote your products /services
    Conduct international business online
    Ship your products/services with the correct export documentation, packaging and labels
    Secure export financing to make a sale happen

    Request export counseling assistance from your local Export Assistance Center and work one-on-one with an expert in international trade to get answers to your exporting questions and receive guidance on how your company can become more successful in the global marketplace.

Agriculture-Specific Export Counseling

The Foreign Agricultural Service, SRTGs (State Regional Trade Groups), State Departments of Agriculture, food and agriculture industry organizations and international trade groups have a variety of programs and services that can benefit new and experienced exporters.
Productivity and Efficiency Counseling for U.S. Manufacturers (MEP)

The Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) is a nationwide network of not-for-profit centers in over 400 locations nationwide. MEPs work directly with U.S. manufacturers to provide expertise and services tailored to their most critical needs, ranging from process improvements and worker training to business practices and applications of information technology.