Join our training and education programs to develop talent and gain valuable expertise.

Exporting to Brazil

Learn what every exporter needs to know about exporting to Brazil with this webinar on June 21 at 3pm ET. Brazil is a large, diversified economy with a growing middle class and an appetite for American products. Brazil offers U.S. companies many opportunities to export their goods and services, and U.S. exports are increasing rapidly. This webinar will cover the opportunities and challenges that companies may face in Brazil and will include strategies for entering the market.
Learn More.
argentina

Investment Opportunities Opportunities in Argentina

American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) Argentina is hosting a week of video sessions from June 25-28. Get to know Argentina’s strategic development priorities and local business climate views straight from policy makers and American companies. These sessions provide a unique opportunity for businesses to engage directly via video conference to explore opportunities in:
Infrastructure; Telecommunications; Mining/Extraction; Services; and Renewable, Conventional and non-Conventional energies.
Learn More.

Upcoming Infrastructure Projects in Latin America

This Webinar Series (8 webinars) will focus on upcoming infrastructure projects in Latin America announced by different governments in the region to stimulate their economies. You will hear from U.S. Commercial Diplomats, local Government Officials and private sector experts to help you craft a market entry strategy. Markets to include: Argentina, Uruguay, Colombia, Peru, Panama, Brazil, Chile, the Caribbean Region, Mexico, and the Central America Region. Schedule: Argentina: 4/26; Colombia/Perú/Panama: 5/17; Chile: 6/14; Central America: 7/19; Brazil:8/23; Caribbean Region: 9/20; Mexico: 10/18; Uruguay: 11/15
Learn More.

Gateways Podcast

The Gateways Podcast is the official podcast of the World Trade Center Arkansas. This educational resource is designed to help Arkansas companies understand and overcome common issues in global commerce and trade. It will also serve as a platform to discuss current trade matters, bilateral relationships, and workforce success stories of international business professionals.
Learn More.

ExporTech

ExporTech is a comprehensive three session, eight hour per session national training program with the purpose of helping companies that have exportable products to develop a strategic, executable export marketing plan. The classes are taught by experts in the areas of compliance, finance, legal, logistics, marketing and market research, government assistance and business plan development. ExporTech is offered through the Manufacturing Solutions division of the Arkansas Economic Development Commission.
Learn More.

Spanish Classes for Business Professionals

Mastery of a foreign language is a must in today’s global business environment. The World Trade Center Arkansas provides a venue for the Larson’s Language Center to offer Spanish classes to business professionals.
Learn more.

U.S. Commercial Service Webinars

View the USCS webinars to hear from the U.S. Commercial Service and industry trade experts about how your company can start or increase your international sales. With these recordings, you can get valuable information on countries and industries of interest to your business, assistance with export planning and strategy, or expand your knowledge of required documentation and regulations.
Visit USCS

IBT Online's On Demand Webinar Library

Visit IBT Online’s on-demand webinar library to access their entire selection of webinars to help businesses grow and expand into the international market. Search by topic and listen to experts give practical advice on boosting online sales.
Visit IBT.ONL

Domestic International Sales Corporations

This presentation was given by BKD, LLP consultants Martin Martinez and Eric Fleuckiger to Arkansas companies at the Inside Export Financing seminar in May 2018. It gives valuable information on the tax advantages of Domestic International Sales Corporations (DISCs)and possible structures of DISCS.
Read More.