International trade assistance and information

My business will be international, so where do I find help?

Arizona's Export Assistance Center
Arizona's U.S. Export Assistance Centers, a division of the United States Commercial Service, works with firms to build their exports by providing international business development counseling, organizing cost effective business development initiatives, sharing information on foreign markets, identifying international contacts, and advocating on behalf of local businesses overseas.

Foreign Trade Statistics
From the U.S. Census Bureau. Includes links to international trade reports, Schedule B commodity classification for exports, and Harmonized Tariff System for imports.

Excellent international trade portal. Includes statistical resources and company directories. This site is developed by the International Business Center at Michigan State University.

International Organization for Standardization
The mission of ISO is to promote the development of standardization and related activities in the world with a view to facilitating the international exchange of goods and services, and to developing cooperation in the spheres of intellectual, scientific, technological and economic activity.

Tips for New Importers and Exporters
From the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Department.

U.S. Dept. of Commerce International Trade AdministrationDedicated to helping U.S. businesses compete in the global marketplace.