Export Assistance

The Missouri International Trade & Investment Office has 6 foreign offices that provide trade promotion and export transaction assistance to existing Missouri firms.  The offices also play a major role in foreign direct investment lead generation within their respective markets.  The offices are located in Brazil, China, Europe, India, Japan, Mexico, South Korea, and Taiwan.

The following services are provided to Missouri firms:

  • Trade counseling
  • Agent/Distributor search
  • Business protocol
  • Customized market research
  • Export finance program
  • International trade shows
  • Catalogue shows
  • Foreign trade missions
  • Customized company missions
  • Trade leads
  • Certificate of free sale
  • Missouri export directory
  • Export Due Diligence Support
In fiscal year 2011, the office assisted Missouri firms to realize almost $38 million in export sales transactions; while providing over 78 investment project leads.