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Achieving your International Objectives

Personal contact creates business opportunities. But that’s not always easy when your target market is thousands of miles away. That’s where the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) comes in.

Whether you’re looking for customers or distributors to help you expand your global reach (or both), WEDC’s targeted trade ventures will help you build the relationships necessary for increased international sales.

As a member of a WEDC trade venture delegation, you will receive a high-level country briefing from WEDC’s market development director before commencing a well-organized tour of the country’s major markets. At each stop, you will participate in pre-arranged, customized meetings with companies whose needs or capabilities align with your export objectives.

Please consider joining us on any of these upcoming trade ventures:

  • Global Trade Venture: China, Jan. 8-20, 2016
  • Global Trade Venture: Mexico, Feb. 21-26, 2016
  • Global Trade Venture: Canada, March 13-18, 2016
  • Global Trade Venture: Germany, April 23-29, 2016
  • Global Trade Venture: South Korea, June 2016

In addition to the trade ventures organized directly by WEDC, we encourage Wisconsin companies to consider trade missions sponsored by the Conference of Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Governors and Premiers:

  • Trade Mission to Brazil, Chile and Colombia, Oct. 17-27, 2015
  • Trade Mission to Germany and the United Kingdom, March 1-9, 2016
  • Trade Mission to China, May 7-14, 2016
  • Trade Mission to Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan, June 2016

Email us to learn more about WEDC trade venture opportunities.