Commercial Assistance

Commercial assistance

The Northeast Wisconsin International Business Development Program's mission is to promote development of international trade and investment throughout the Greater Green Bay area by providing the business community a broad and comprehensive range of programs, services and information from both private and public sources to enable successful entry or enhancement of their position in the global marketplace. Accordingly, the program facilitates and offers assistance, on a no-fee basis, to small to medium companies interested in expanding their businesses.

Commercial assistance services 

International marketing services:

  • Product/marketing viability analysis
  • Market needs evaluation
  • Benchmark pricing information
  • Competitor information gathering and analysis
  • Agent distributor identification

Commercial assistance services:

  • Assistance in developing an export marketing plan
  • Translation and interpretation assistance
  • International banking
  • Letters of credit
  • INCO payment terms and conditions
  • Foreign exchange information
  • Freight forwarders and customs specialists
  • Foreign trade zone economic benefits
  • Cultural awareness and business protocol information
  • Mentoring support from firms currently doing business overseas
  • Colleges and universities offering international business disciplines
  • International seminars and workshops
  • Basic international credit
  • International law firms
  • Insurance agencies with policies to protect shipments and employees
  • Federal government export assistance
  • SBA financial assistance grants
  • USA Exim Bank
  • Wisconsin State Financial Assistance
  • Critical workforce shortage options

For more information about the program, call 920.496.9010.