Export Import Business
WASHINGTON – The U. S. Small Business Administration is offering new, free tools for new and established small business exporters to help them grow and succeed in international trade. Small businesses will now have access to six-part podcast series, an introduction to exporting Youtube video and an online training course.
SBA is making these new tools available as part of the World Trade Week celebrations taking place May 17-21 nationwide to raise awareness of the increasing importance of international trade to the nation’s economy.
The U.S. Small Business Administration honored First American Bank of Elk Grove Village, Illinois, as the 2017 SBA Export Lender of the Year for small lending institutions at the 10th annual SBA Export Lender Roundtable in Washington, D.C. on April 5.
The SBA's Wichita District Office will host another Emerging Leaders program for business executives starting in early April. The Emerging Leaders Initiative is an intensive seven month training course that specifically focuses on the professional development of executives of '2nd stage' businesses poised for growth in Kansas.