Thermal Processing Company finds Success in Paris Exhibition
The U.S. Small Business Administration’s State Trade and Export Promotion (STEP) Grant program has enabled Buffalo-based Company, Harper International access to vital opportunities in Paris, France.
The STEP program, authorized under the Small Business Jobs Act of 2010, has two objectives: 1) increase the number of small businesses that begin to export and 2) increase the value of exports for small businesses that currently export.
Harper International partnered with New York State’s ESD and was the recipient of a $5,000 STEP Grant in 2016. STEP grant funds allowed the company to enter and expand their presence in the international marketplace.
“Paris, France is host to the primary exhibition in the world for carbon fiber, “said Diana Robbins, Harper International Vice President of Marketing. “This particular trade exhibition is a key step to building relationships for our company. It... Read More