Looking for US Schedule B Number or US Harmonized Tariff Code?

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When exporting items US businesses use either a Schedule B Number or US Harmonized Tariff Code. Your business may search the US Census Department’s site for a Schedule B Number. That site has a browse feature to view or download the entire Schedule B book for multiple years or you may use the online Schedule […]

BusinessUSA Exporting Wizards

Posted Posted in BusinessUSA, export, export wizards, exporters, exporting, small business, U.S. government

If your small business is looking to enter the export market or your small business seeks to expand its export capabilities, then try out BusinessUSA’s, a government-run website with resources for small business, Export Wizards to gain information on a wide range of offerings and support provided by the U.S. government. There are two wizards, […]

Census.gov Foreign Trade Webinars and Virtual Townhalls

Posted Posted in census.gov, expanding US business internationally, export, exporters, exporting, foreign trade regulations, small business owners, small businesses, United States, United States government

The U.S. Census Bureau has a series of webinars on foreign trade relations (exporting) covering a variety of topics ranging from introduction to exporting to updates on recent regulatory initiatives on www.census.gov. The Bureau also runs virtual town halls on export issues, the next one is November 5. The Go Global series details governmental resources […]

Basic Guide to Exporting and Export Business Planner

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If your small business is interested in learning about exporting or wants to brush up on some export basics take a look at the export.gov’s A Basic Guide to Exporting. “For more than 70 years, A Basic Guide to Exporting has been the resource that businesses have turned to for answers to their questions about […]

UKTI Preparing to export: ten key steps

Posted Posted in export, exporters, exporting, international small business, SME, UK business, UK Trade and Investment, UKTI

Take a look at the UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) ten key steps to starting export opertations. The ten steps UKTI recommends and describes are: 1. Review your export potential 2. Develop an action plan 3. Research and prepare to visit the market 4. Explore routes to market entry 5. Find out about selling and […]