International Business in Kansas.

Kansas: Central to Your Success

Diversify your markets and expand your sales by increasing your exports!  Whether you are just starting to explore selling outside of the U.S. or are looking for new markets, the international team at Commerce has the tools and experience to get you to your goals faster and with fewer obstacles.  International trade show support, state-led trade missions, or an expanded virtual presence on the internet are just some of the ways we can help improve your bottom line.  Join the many other Kansas companies that we work with on a regular basis and contact us today to get started!

The state’s central location, plentiful transportation options and intermodal services make it the first choice among businesses wanting to expand or relocate.  That also goes for international companies looking to find a home among the many successful foreign invested ventures already located here.  With its distribution dominance, manufacturing resources and modern energy platforms, Kansas continues to re-invest in key infrastructure such as airports, railroads, highways and broadband, and keeps business moving forward.

Learn more about all Kansas has to offer.

Jeff Willis

International Division Director


We are here to help!

Do you have an export-specific question? Is there a topic you want to cover with a webinar? How can our newsletter be more effective for exporting? The International Division is here to support and assist Kansas companies start exporting or export more. To send your question, idea or improvement, email Kathleen now.

Congratulations to Kansas Exporters for their To The Stars Business Recognition!

Industrial Accessories Company, located in Mission, Kansas, spans the globe with air pollution control systems, pneumatic conveying systems, bulk storage and dry material handling systems, rotary dryers, automated controls, and dry sorbent injection systems. IAC puts Kansas on the map!


Kansas companies have vast potential to increase sales through global exports. Find out how your company can start exporting or export more with the help of the international Division.

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Governor Laura Kelly Announces Registration Open for 2022 Kansas Renewable Energy Conference  
July 20, 2022

TOPEKA – Governor Laura Kelly today announced that registration for the 2022 Kansas Renewable Energy Conference is now open. The conference is an annual event held by the Kansas Department of Commerce to showcase the latest …

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Industrial Accessories Company
April 26, 2022

IAC Industrial Sales Manager, Jazmin West, shares her insight on exporting filtration equipment from Kansas. “I love putting Kansas on the radar. Most of my clients had no idea where Kansas was located when I …

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Governor Opens Nominations for Exporter of the Year Award
January 14, 2022

TOPEKA – Governor Laura Kelly today announced the call for nominations for the 2022 Governor’s Exporter of the Year Award.The Governor’s Exporter of the Year Award is the highest honor the Governor of Kansas awards …

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