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Office of International Trade: Arizona

Office Information:

Arizona Department of Commerce
Business Development
1700 West Washington St.
Ste. 600
Phoenix, AZ    85007

Contact:

Ms.  Sandra Watson
Chief Operating Office
602 771-1215
602 771-1200

Authorized Representative:

Ms.  Sandra Watson
Chief Operating Office
602 771-1215
602 771-1200

Federal Funding: $490,440

Description:

The STEP program and the Arizona Commerce Authority (ACA) propose a multi-faceted AZ STEP Year 2 program to provide export assistance to some 250 Arizona small businesses (both new-to-export and new-to-market), with a particular focus on the aerospace, defense, renewables, biotechnology, medical technology, and environmental and water technology sectors. Assistance will include export education, training, and regulatory compliance and assistance; participation in trade missions by various companies; translation assistance for materials and hands-on, one-on-one counseling and strategic assistance from Small Business Development Center (SBDC) counselors and international marketing consultants.