The Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Governors and Premiers recently celebrated the opening of three new international trade offices in the Arab Gulf, South East Asia and South Korea. The trade offices located in Dubai, Singapore and Seoul will assist small and medium enterprises from the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence region to export and grow business to the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Kuwait, Oman, Bahrain, Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam and South Korea.
Their trade offices provide a scope of services tailored for each participating member’s needs including agent distributor searches, matchmaking, trade events, investment activities, referrals, extensive databases of trade contacts, development of trade leads, business appointment assistance and trade missions. The addition of the three new offices grows their network to thirteen trade offices providing global market access to 91 countries on six continents.
The full announcement can be found here.