Expand your small business
internationally through exports.




Export Delaware

Grow your business around the world.
The Delaware Department of State can help you get ready to export, introduce you to partners overseas and help you close the deal.



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Find new customers overseas

Join a Export Delaware international business trip and meet new customers, partners and distributors to help grow your company sales internationally.


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Get one-on-one consultations

Sit down with seasoned export professionals to explore export opportunities or ways to expand your current export activities to new markets.


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Cover costs with grants

Find out if your company qualifies for a grant to cover the cost of international travel, marketing activities or other export related expenses.



About Us

Export Delaware is an office within the Delaware Department of State.
We help small and medium sized businesses to grow. We help Delaware-based businesses reach new markets overseas.


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From our Newsroom

Enjoy reading the latest news about business trends and new technology.



Apply for a STEP Grant to Grow Your Business and Brand Internationally

9/14/2021


The State Trade Expansion Program (STEP) Grant offers eligible Delaware businesses assistance to help launch or expand export activity. Grant funds can be used to reimburse Delaware businesses for up to 50 percent of all

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Global Conversations: Webinar Series for Delaware Exporters

8/16/2021


We’ve got a lot planned for you this Fall, including a brand new “Global Conversations” webinar series. Take a look at the schedule below and register to join us!   Morocco and Northwest Africa: Opportunities

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Delaware Exporters Not Deterred by Pandemic, Moving Business Forward Via Export Delaware Virtual Meetings

8/12/2021

Virtual Meetings help DE Exporters move business forward

Many of Delaware’s exporters and international business development professionals have been working diligently from their home offices in the past year and a half. Pre-pandemic, these globe trotters typically take 3-4 international trips per year

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7 Ways to Up-Level Your International Virtual Meetings

8/12/2021

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Cross-culture virtual meetings may seem daunting. Cultural cues are often missed in the virtual setting, and language barriers can be challenging. During the pandemic, Export Delaware coordinated nearly 100 virtual meetings for Delaware companies in

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By the Numbers

Here are some facts about choosing to expand your business in Delaware.

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98
PERCENT OF U.S. EXPORTERS ARE SMALL OR MEDIUM SIZED
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7000
DOLLARS OF STEP GRANT FUNDS ARE AVAILABLE EACH YEAR
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5
OPPORTUNITIES EACH YEAR TO GO ON AN EXPORT DELAWARE TRIP
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148
MILLION DOLLARS IN NEW EXPORT SALES FROM OUR INITIATIVES




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Our Address

Export Delaware
Delaware Department of State
820 N. French Street,
4th Floor
Wilmington DE, 19801

P: +1 (302) 577-8464
F: +1 (302) 577-1176

export@delaware.gov



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