The Export Promotion Program of the West Virginia Development Office is committed to assisting small and medium-sized West Virginia companies as they navigate the global marketplace.
- Provides export counseling
- Recommends translation services
- Recommends reliable freight forwarders
- Organizes trade events
- Simplifies the exporting process.
West Virginia was selected by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) to receive $200,000 from the agency’s State Trade and Export Promotion (STEP) program to support a new export assistance program under the International Division of the West Virginia Development Office - West Virginia First STEP-Next STEP.
Any small business in West Virginia, regardless of their level of export development experience, is invited to learn more about the West Virginia First STEP-Next STEP Export Assistance Program 2015-2016. A variety of activities and resources are available to help small businesses successfully market their products according to their own export expansion objectives.
The West Virginia First STEP-Next STEP program is available from October 1, 2015 through September 29, 2016. Find out more by visiting this site: www.worldtradewv.org/step