Informative books on going global are plentiful, and most large bookstores stock several titles worth reading. Among the best import-export books for start-up entrepreneurs:
- Exporting, Importing and Beyond: How To "Go Global" With Your Small Business by Lawrence W. Tuller (Adams Media, $9.95, 800-872-5627)
- Building an Import/Export Business by Kenneth D. Weiss (John Wiley & Sons, $19.95, 800-225-5945)
- How to Start an Import/Export Business by Terry and Robert Adams (Entrepreneur Media Inc., $59, 800-421-2300)
Robert McGarvey (firstname.lastname@example.org), who has dual citizenship in Ireland and the United States, is such an internationalist he even likes German food.