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With the world's market at your fingertips, Kansas is a great place to start exporting, or expand your exporting opportunities. The Kansas Department of Commerce can assist businesses with expanding their presence and sales in foreign markets. Please contact one of our team members to discuss your global market development needs and exporting efforts.

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Exporter Services

If you’re in Kansas and want to grow your business, consider adding exporting. The international trade experts at the Kansas Department of Commerce help Kansas companies grow their international sales by providing global insight and connections. The department’s International Trade division includes international representatives in several strategic global markets who serve qualified Kansas exporters through a variety of services.

Grow by understanding and connections

As you work to grow your business, many things matter but who you know and what you know, are at the top of the list. The international trade professionals at the Kansas Department of Commerce provide you with both.

GLOBAL INSIGHT: We give you knowledge and analysis to create an intelligent action plan to enter and/or expand into international markets.

GLOBAL CONNECTIONS: Our team can introduce Kansas suppliers to international buyers, partner resources and global opportunities.

Our trade team offers a range of services to help your Kansas business better leverage international opportunities:

  • Customized export assistance: Take advantage of strategic export counseling, tailored to your company’s needs and objectives. Our team of international trade managers and international representatives work one-on-one with qualified Kansas companies to provide in-depth analysis and expertise that’s relevant to your international goals.
  • International trade shows and missions: Participate in international export events across the globe spanning a variety of industries.
  • Research: Access research from unique databases to identify leads and evaluate potential markets.
  • Trade opportunity alerts: Receive alerts about the Kansas export industry. Sign up for Kansas’ international trade alerts to stay up-to-date about upcoming export opportunities.
  • Partner resources: Benefit from the many collaborative relationships developed between the Kansas Department of Commerce and federal and regional partners.
  • Trade e-newsletter: Stay up to date about trade-related news, announcements, business opportunities and upcoming events by subscribing to our international trade e-newsletter.


Contact Us

April Chiang International Project Manager Email (785) 296-5473 LinkedIn Full Contact Info

Chang Lu Business Recruitment and International Trade Project Manager, South Central Region Email (913) 515-8541 LinkedIn Full Contact Info

Jeff Willis International Division Director Email 785-296-2410

Randi Tveitaraas Jack Manager, International Development Email (785) 296-7868 LinkedIn Full Contact Info

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