If you are ready to start exporting or just getting started learning about exporting the following resources provide fast-track export knowledge and know-how.
The following resources will prepare you to start exporting your products and services overseas.
Get an overview of the basics, register for instant access to market research, or assess your export potential.
The Export Business Planner is a free, customizable tool for small business owners who are exploring exporting.
The following finance programs are available to U.S. SMEs:
The Small Business Administration (SBA) provides small businesses that have exporting potential, but that need funds to cover the initial costs of entering an export market with up to $500,000 in export development financing to buy or produce goods or to provide services for export.
Trade finance essentials for SMEs that are new to exporting.
Other online resources
Access the U.S. Commercial Service Market Research Library containing more than 100,000 industry and country-specific market reports, authored by our specialists working in overseas posts.
The Library Includes:
* These market research reports are available only to U.S. companies and students/researchers that are registered with Export.gov. Register here to get access.
SBA Export Library: provides information and resources to assist small businesses entering and competing in the global marketplace. It includes videos, online courses, and podcasts.