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How Ecommerce Helps Small Businesses Go Global
Global Business

How Ecommerce Helps Small Businesses Go Global

Having a global footprint may be a goal for many small businesses, but for most it's not a reality. Ecommerce can help expand your reach.
Kate Rogers
Strong Dollar Puts Pressure on 'Made in USA' Firms
Economic Conditions

Strong Dollar Puts Pressure on 'Made in USA' Firms

The dollar's run-up over the past six months is pinching small exporters, who say they're facing pricing pressure and overseas competition.
Kate Rogers
Cuba Says U.S. Companies Won't Get Preferential Treatment
Cuba

Cuba Says U.S. Companies Won't Get Preferential Treatment

There won't be any special relationships once diplomatic relations are restored between the two countries.
How Two New Trade Agreements Can Propel Your Growth
Free Trade

How Two New Trade Agreements Can Propel Your Growth

Small business runs on free trade. Two new agreements could have a big impact.
Susan Solovic
Huawei Plans Big Push to Sell Its Phones, Wearable Devices in U.S.
Huawei

Huawei Plans Big Push to Sell Its Phones, Wearable Devices in U.S.

After legislators branded it a national security threat, the company is planning a campaign to win over U.S. consumers.
This Is the Most Beautiful Visualization of Global Trade You'll Ever See
Shipping

This Is the Most Beautiful Visualization of Global Trade You'll Ever See

Who knew worldwide trade could look so good?
U.S. Eases Restrictions on Imports From Private Cuban Entrepreneurs
Cuba

U.S. Eases Restrictions on Imports From Private Cuban Entrepreneurs

The move comes as part of Washington's rapprochement with Havana after more than half a century of enmity.
5 Tips for Choosing a PR Firm In Asia
Asia

5 Tips for Choosing a PR Firm In Asia

The vast and increasing prosperous market is alluring but navigating the many diverse cultures requires good help.
Zach Cutler
Tech Solutions Are Beginning to Smooth the Bumpy Road to Selling Retail Across Borders
International business

Tech Solutions Are Beginning to Smooth the Bumpy Road to Selling Retail Across Borders

Ecommerce allows retailers large and small to sell nationally but borders remain significant barriers to foreign markets. Patience and newly available technology can change that.
Oren Levy
Exporting is a Viable Sales-Growth Strategy for Early-Stage Startups
Exporting

Exporting is a Viable Sales-Growth Strategy for Early-Stage Startups

Free trade agreements and millions of newly prosperous overseas consumers have opened large foreign markets to even the smallest companies.
Mat Franken
The Ins and Outs of Shipping as an Exporter
Startup Kit

The Ins and Outs of Shipping as an Exporter

Here's a basic primer on the shipping terms and logistics you need to be familiar with when you own an exporting business.
How to Ship Documents for Your Import/Export Business
Startup Kit

How to Ship Documents for Your Import/Export Business

As an importer or exporter, you need to know how each link in the shipping chain functions. Here's the lowdown on what all those terms on the shipping forms mean.
Get Your Imported Goods Through Customs
Startup Kit

Get Your Imported Goods Through Customs

As an import business owner, it's important to know the four basic steps for getting your foreign products through customs.
How the U.S. Government Can Help with Your Export Business
Startup Kit

How the U.S. Government Can Help with Your Export Business

Because exports give the U.S. economy a big charge, government agencies are happy to help you sell just about anything to foreign markets. Here are the government resources available to you.