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Strengthening trade efforts by conducting regional and global initiatives that affect small- and medium-sized companies, big business, and governments around the globe


The Center for Regional Economics and California Center's trade initiative aims to strengthen global trade by conducting research for business leaders and governments around the globe. On a granular level, the center creates resources and tools that prepare and equip domestic companies to begin or expand their exporting ventures.

New-to-Export 101 – Strengthening the Capacity of US Regional Economies to Export

Strengthening the capacity of US companies to export internationally is a proven regional economic development strategy that boosts small- and medium-sized business growth creates jobs, and contributes to regional industry competitiveness.

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