Monday, June 10, 2013

Small Businesses Thrive in the International Marketplace (Video)

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A video, "Small Businesses That Are Thriving in the International Marketplace," features three small business owners (noted below) who reveal why foreign trade is vital to the growth and success of their companies. The video underscores the importance of trade and highlights how small businesses are engaged in the global economy.

Each of the companies also share how they are able to export their products to highly competitive markets such as Mexico and China.
  1. Drew Greenblat of Marlin Steel
  2. Roy Paulson of Paulson Manufacturing
  3. Robert Patton of Patton Electronics
WATCH the video here.

And there's more!

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce has also updated its, an interactive site that shows how exports drive economic growth and support jobs in all 50 states and all 435 congressional districts. The site breaks down the value of exports to every state by total dollar amount, by industry sector, and by the number of jobs directly supported by exports.

1 comment:

Sophia Anne Walker said...

An inspiring article and video. New business financing options and more opportunities for small businesses. Thank you for sharing. More entrepreneurs should know about this great news.