BIS Online Training Room

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If your small business is looking for free online training related to exports, try the U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security, online training room. The site features various webinars, videos, and transcripts dealing with issues related to export controls and compliance, including an export 101 series providing introductory overviews of the U.S. […]

Exploring Africa for Potential Business?

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Check out the resources referenced in the Library of Congress’ African Business Guide, which provides both internet and print sources for information concerning the business climate for small business in Africa. http://www.loc.gov/rr/business/african/africanhome.html Daniel H. Erskine, an international attorney, practices in New York and Connecticut focusing on international law, civil litigation, appeals, and small business transactions. […]

Importing into the US?

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Take a look at the Customs and Boarder Protection site, which contains a large amount of information concerning the importation process and policies affecting imports. http://www.customs.ustreas.gov/xp/cgov/home.xml Daniel H. Erskine, an international attorney, practices in New York and Connecticut focusing on international law, civil litigation, appeals, and small business transactions. www.erskine-law.com Attorney Advertising; USE OR VIEWING […]

Looking to Export?

Posted Posted in Committee on small business and entrepreneurship, compliance, export, export controls, logistics, marketing, slaes, small business, trade, trading with foreign country, US commercial service

One site you might want to take a look at before exporting your goods from the US to a foreign nation is http://www.export.gov/ Explore the site and its information pertaining to Sales and Marketing, Logistics, and Trade Leads. The site may prove useful in giving a small business owner a basic overview of the process […]