Relationship Enables Small and Medium Sized Businesses to Increase Export Potential by Providing Access to Key Data.
Online PR News – 13-September-2012 – Boston, MA – WebPort Global, LLC, today announced that in collaboration with the U.S. and Foreign Commercial Service, the company will become an Export Promotion Partner and take part in the New Market Exporter Initiative to help users globalize their businesses.
As an Export Promotion Partner, WebPort Global (WPG) will team with export.gov to provide users with important information and resources, helping users navigate the complexities of exporting. By taking part in the New Market Exporter Initiative, WPG will help its members increase sales by locating partners in new markets.
“We are delighted to have established this key partnership with the U.S. and Foreign Commercial Service through the Strategic Partnership Program. The relationship will provide WebPort Global members with essential resources, information about exporting, and new business opportunities in a trusted environment – one of the many ways by which companies seek to expand in today’s worldwide market,” said Maureen Pace, Vice President of WebPort Global.
The WPG platform includes the ability to network and share knowledge internationally, as well as to learn about export opportunities and identify potential partners. To complement the platform tools, this relationship with the U.S. and Foreign Commercial Service will provide WPG members representing U.S. companies with direct access to services provided through export.gov. These services are specifically designed to assist U.S. companies develop export strategies, expand to additional markets, and provide overall trade support for businesses.
In a recent survey, U.S. companies when asked about tools that would prove useful, 85% or more of the participants described many of the specific services now being offered by WPG. These tools include a virtual directory as well as a community in which companies across similar or synergistic industry sectors may register and be published globally. With this partnership, WebPort Global takes another step towards a centralized, one-stop-shop for small-and medium-sized businesses to create and maintain sustainable international businesses for growth.
WebPort Global is a custom-built business productivity environment designed to catalyze business interactions and global trade by bringing valued people, knowledge, and opportunities together. Web Port Global is a gateway to collaboration resources, the latest research, online and offline educational events and up-to-the-minute worldwide trade opportunities. www.webportglobal.com.