Expand Your Small Business International Sales
The Michigan SBDC partners with the Michigan Economic Development Corporation International Trade Services to deliver quality opportunities to small businesses pursuing exports. With 95% of the world’s population living outside of the U.S., selling goods and services overseas can help your business increase sales and achieve long term stability.
No-Cost Export Training Resources
Ready to start exporting your products and services? We have a variety of live and free on-demand business education resources to help you launch exports successfully.
Meet With a Business Consultant
Our certified small business consultants offer no-cost, one-on-one consulting services for people thinking about starting and growing a business.
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Export Support from the Michigan SBDC
One of the challenges small businesses face when expanding into exports is a lack of resources. Without the right connections or a proper export business development plan, it can be difficult to tap into international markets. The Michigan SBDC is here to make the process as frictionless as possible with no-cost services led by our export-certified consultants specialists. Discover how we can help small businesses just like yours!
Early Export Assistance
Tapping into international markets is a tempting proposition. After all, it allows your company to expand your market reach, grow your customer base and sell more of your product or service.
Export Landed Cost Program
Prepare financially to export your products – ask your Michigan SBDC Export Certified Consultant about getting Landed Cost Estimates for your products.
International SEO Reports
International Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Reports help you understand and improve where your business ranks on Google and other search engines throughout the world. The insights from our international SEO report will help your small business’ visibility grow to attract the right audience to your website.
Export Business Planning
We can help you successfully expand your business plan to include exporting to international markets.
Export Financial Planning
We’ll conduct a financial assessment to ensure your operations are running strong.
Network and Resources
Connect with our network of export-certified consultants and resources to help you expand into international markets.