Exporting to Expand Sales
If you have a website to sell your products or services, you have the potential to reach markets beyond your immediate borders! In this globalized world, every business should be prepared to offer products or services to international markets. One of the best ways to begin is to take the Export Assessment at export.gov. Many of these questions will guide you into areas of the export.gov website where you can obtain more information on exporting. You will receive a score once you complete the assessment, which will help you to assess your export readiness, as well as an identification of areas your business needs to strengthen to improve its export activities.
Business Development Managers help Sparkyard companies smooth their entry into worldwide markets with value-added services, including:
- Preparing marketing plans for international markets
- Handling export operations
- Providing international market research
- Identifying best market prospects
- Advising on finance and insurance options
- Working to find customers and partners
The US Department of Commerce Commercial Service has a network of export and industry specialists located in more than 100 U.S. cities and over 80 countries worldwide. These trade professionals provide counseling and a variety of products and services to assist small and midsized U.S. businesses export their products and services.
The following organizations provide support to Fort Worth businesses looking to export: