Agreement Aims To Boost Ag Exports To Taiwan

Michigan has struck a deal to boost exports of its corn and soybeans to Taiwan as part of the state’s broader efforts to expand its international trade.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/17/2013

A montage of scenes from Brasilia. Wikimedia Commons photo.

Michigan Opening Brazil Economic Expansion Offices

The Michigan Brazil Center and Support Office in Brasilia has announced its official opening for Michigan-based companies looking to expand into one of the world’s hottest growth markets. The state also announced the intent to open a branch office soon in São Paulo.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/20/2013

Port Lansing

Port Lansing Lands Area’s First Freight Forwarder/Customs Broker

The Capital Region Airport Authority announces that EMO Trans Customized Global Logistics will open a new logistics office and warehouse operation at the recently completed Port Lansing Global Logistics Centre.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/27/2013

(WWJ Photo/Marie Osborne, File)

Michigan Companies In China To Expand Exports

Business leaders from 21 Michigan companies are in China this week meeting with prospective partners, distributors and buyers to increase export opportunities from Michigan to China.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/19/2012


Michigan Launches China Export Initiative

Michigan consumer goods companies interested in reaching new customers in the fastest growing economy in the world will have an opportunity to take part in a new exporting pilot program offered through a partnership between the export services company Export Now and the Michigan Economic Development Corp.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/02/2012

Lake St. Clair (WWJ Photo, File)

Port Authority Chief Has Plan To Increase Exports

The Executive Director of the Detroit/Wayne County Port Authority is looking for support of his effort to amend a state law that bans ships from dumping ballast water in Michigan waterways.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/29/2012


MEDC Offers Export Assistance In Grand Rapids, Novi

Michigan small businesses, companies with fewer than 500 employees, are invited to explore export opportunities at two Global Access Exporter Forums taking place in Grand Rapids and Novi Nov. 17 and 18.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/13/2011

WSU TechTown

TechTown, Ex-Im Bank Partner to Boost Exports, Create Jobs

For the first time, Detroit business owners will have a unique advantage entering the global marketplace as the result of a newly established partnership between TechTown and the Export-Import Bank of the United States.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/12/2011

Sen. Carl Levin (File Photo)

Senator Levin To Vote For Korea Free Trade Agreement

The Korea Free Trade Agreement with the United States could have a positive impact, says Michigan U.S. Senator Carl Levin, particularly if it opens up the Korean market to our automobiles.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/12/2011

Green Is Key To Michigan Export Growth

Green technologies are increasingly considered the driver of boosting the American economy’s exports — and in so doing, creating millions of good-paying new jobs and cutting the U.S. trade deficit. That’s why 500 people are […]