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    Is exporting for you? May be it is!

    stcintL Adventurer

      According to the U.S. Department of Commerce, the U.S. Small Business Administration and other trade publications here are some basic facts about exporting and exporting related activities: •  More than 95% of the world population lives outside of the U.S. •  Over two-third of the world’s purchasing power is outside of the U.S. •  U.S. Exporting has grown by 80% since 2003. •  More than 20 U.S. government agencies help U.S. exporters. •  About 97% of U.S export is made up by Small and Medium Enterprise’ (SMEs). •  About 80% of U.S. exporters sell to 1 foreign market only. •  Relatively low percentage of U.S. companies’ export compared to other developed countries. Have you considered exporting a product or service? What are some of the challenges that are stopping you from considering exporting?