The Small Business Administration (SBA) has granted Delaware a State Trade and Export Promotion (STEP) Grant award totaling $282,636 to support the state’s efforts to assist Delaware companies enter and develop markets overseas this fiscal year. This year’s grant amount is greater than last year’s STEP award; Delaware was one of few states that […]
Global Delaware Export Advisor Beth Pomper answers questions about using STEP grants to finance business activity abroad.
In 2014, Delaware exported an estimated $5.3 billion of U.S. made goods to the world – supporting approximately 23,278 jobs. The export transition can be intimidating, but for those businesses ready to explore, there’s no shortage of helpful resources. Beth Pomper, export adviser for the state’s international economic development office, Global Delaware, says there […]
?State awarded $276,000 to promote Delaware business exports The Small Business Administration (SBA) announced today that Delaware’s Department of State will receive an FY 2015 State Trade and Export Promotion (STEP) Program award totaling $276,741 to support the state’s efforts to assist Delaware companies enter and develop markets overseas. The SBA’s STEP Program makes matching-fund […]
As part of the Department of State’s Strategic Export Plan unveiled by Governor Markell earlier this year, global Delaware has engaged foreign trade representatives to help Delaware businesses find partners overseas. The reps were selected by the global Delaware export team after an exhaustive international search. Reps will work to help Delaware companies find opportunities […]