Trade tools for international sales

Nearly 96% of consumers live outside the United States, and two-thirds of the world’s purchasing power is in foreign countries.

For additional help, please contact SBA’s Office of International Trade Hotline: 855-722-4877 or

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  • SBA export products

    SBA has several export finance programs to help you get started on your international sales journey.
  • Develop your export plan

    It may be easier than you think to expand your market. Even small businesses can reap the advantages of international sales, and we can help.
  • Identify your market

    Trade agreements can make your small business more cost competitive. Learn about U.S. agreements with trading partners.
  • Know the laws and regulations

    Know the laws and regulations
    Following applicable laws and regulations in the United States and where you trade is essential. Stay up to date on the latest U.S. regulations.
  • Training for international trade

    Training for international trade
    International trade trainings through SBA, official government programs, and non-governmental organizations.