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Total e-commerce sales grow by 7-8% per year, reaching $250 billion in 2014. Are you selling online?

The SBIR/STTR programs annually provide $2.5 billion to small tech firms to spur new innovations.

Over 95% of the world’s consumers live outside the U.S. Are you missing out on global sales?

87% of apprentices are employed at more than $50,000 after completing their programs.

Fewer than 1% of the 30 million companies based in the U.S. export their products or services.

U.S. Dept of Commerce and Bloomberg Philanthropies co-host the 1st U.S.-Africa Business Forum Aug 5.

U.S. export control reforms are helping companies sell goods overseas as defense spending declines.

NIST awarded 19 grants to develop tech roadmaps for strengthening US manufacturing and innovation.

EU officials forecast stronger economic growth for the region, a major market for U.S. exports.

New orders for U.S. factory goods rose for a second straight month in March.