Learning Center

The Learning Center is a repository of specialized export-related links for educational information, tips and tools from federal, state and regional exporting experts.

Take Your Business Global

Developed by international trade experts and economists, Export.gov provides trusted market intelligence, practical advice and business tools to help U.S. companies expand in global markets.

A Basic Guide To Exporting

Whether you're a start-up or a mature business, this guide breaks down virtually every issue a new exporter might face. Get started now and you will gain the confidence to become an international sensation.

Guide to Global eCommerce

Learn about digital commerce and explore best practices to sell more online, overseas.

Export Education

Comprehensive series of export articles including our latest video series detailing the export process.

Trade Finance Guide

The Trade Finance Guide provides the basics of financing techniques from cash-in-advance to government assisted foreign buyer financing.

How to Export - Video Series

Each year, U.S. companies export well over 2 trillion dollars of goods and services. If you want your business to get in on the action, it’s important to figure out the best way to expand to new markets. The U.S. Commercial Service has developed this comprehensive video collection to help your small business become better equipped to enter the exciting exporting world.

My Export Plan

A introduction to and a sample export plan that exporters can use as a template to create their own customized plan.

Virginia's Exporting Resource Portal

Browse industry reports and resources to help your company go global! Become a site member to network and share ideas with other Virginia companies.

Exporting How-To's

VEDP International Trade webpage with links to topics related to doing business internationally.

Country and How To Guides

Explore resources by country, region, industry and more.

Going Global Videos

Help your company go global! These videos provide quick overviews on a variety of topics related to international sales. Each video has been developed to help defense-related companies diversify into international markets.

Explore Exporting

Small businesses looking to increase sales and profit, reduce dependence on the domestic market and stabilize seasonal fluctuations should consider exporting. 

Export Business Planner For Your Small Business

A downloadable tool to save and customize that will assist you in determining your businesses export readiness

Explore Exporting

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