Export Assistance and Marketing The Export Assistance and Marketing division provides individualized counseling and expertise to Kansas companies expanding their export markets. Our staff works with you to help assess your company's export readiness, research potential export markets and explain the export process. About Us Find out how our international trade team can help meet your exporting needs. Learn more. International Business Recruitment If you are looking for a great place to locate your business then come to Kansas. From a skilled workforce to trade corridors to financial resources, Kansas has what you need. Learn more. Research & Consulting We understand exporting can be very challenging and may seem like an impossible task. Worry no more, the international team is here to lend a hand. Learn more. Trade Missions & Shows Assisting Kansas companies to participate in international trade shows and missions by providing financial assistance through the STEP grant. Learn more. Kansas International Trade Show Assistance Program (KITSAP) In order to assist Kansas small businesses to establish direct contact with foreign buyers and distributors, form resource networks, and gain firsthand knowledge of market opportunities and business environment, the Kansas Department of Commerce offers a variety of trade show and mission opportunities. Learn more. State Trade Expansion Program (STEP) Grant The State Trade Expansion Program (STEP) grant, funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration, helps Kansas non-exporters to get started and existing exporters to export more. Learn more. International Credit Reports Find out how you can receive up-to-date credit reports from a leading supplier of credit ratings. Learn more.