International Trade Overview

International Trade Overview

Entrepreneurs eager to explore new commercial avenues may wish to consider the international market. The import industry is a thriving sector of the American economy, with the export side also a strong performer.

The articles in this section offer a practical analysis of both the advantages and disadvantages of adding an international trade component to your company, as well as resources and guidelines for getting started.

International Trade Basics – This article takes a hard look at the demographics of international trade activities, cultural challenges and the general pros and cons of entering this arena.

Importing and Exporting – Refer to this article for tips on launching an import/export operation. Included is a list of private and government resources specializing in international trade matters.

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