March 8, 2017

Arkansas Agriculture Department Launches Local Product Website

The Arkansas Agriculture Department has launched a new website to improve accessibility to Arkansas products. Locally grown and made products can now be searched by buyers, grocers, restaurateurs and chefs, and consumers in the Arkansas Grown – Arkansas Made website […]
March 7, 2017

3rd Cuba Opportunity Summit to be held on Oct. 23

The 3rd Cuba Opportunity Summit will be held at the Nasdaq Marketsite in New York City on Oct. 23, 2017.  The Cuba Opportunity Summit will be hosted by Michelle Caruso-Cabrera and will be co-chaired by Faquiry Diaz Cala, CEO of […]
February 17, 2017

World Trade Center Arkansas Welcomes Consul of Mexico in Little Rock

The World Trade Center Arkansas welcomed Consul of Mexico in Little Rock, Rodolfo Quilantán-Arenas on Friday, Feb. 17, 2017. Consul Quilantán-Arenas met with World Trade Center leaders to discuss trade between Arkansas and Mexico and educational exchange with the University of […]
February 17, 2017

Export-Import Bank of US to hold free webinar for concrete constructors

The Export-Import Bank (EXIM Bank) of the United States will hold a free webinar on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017 from 1- 2pm CST for concrete constructors. The Webinar is titled “A World of Export Opportunities for Concrete Construction. The Webinar […]
February 10, 2017

WTC Arkansas attends 2017 Agribusiness Conference at ASU

The Agribusiness Conference provides information and agricultural policy education to farmers, agribusiness professionals, students and educators across the Mid-South.  The World Trade Center Arkansas attended the 23rd Arkansas State University Agribusiness Conference of Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017. This year’s conference focused […]
February 8, 2017

From the National District Export Council: the International Trade Administration

Exports of American goods and services constitute a critical foundation of the U.S. economy. Numerous studies have shown that exports are a key component of economic growth. In order for this growth to continue, however, U.S. governmental policies that encourage […]
February 7, 2017

AEDC to host export seminar for small, medium businesses

Arkansas Economic Development Commission will host a series of three export workshops to help businesses develop customized export plans. Three full day sessions will be hosted by Manufacturing Solutions, a department of the Arkansas Economic Development Commision, at Pulaski Technical […]
February 2, 2017

Senators Boozman, Heitkamp reintroduce Cuba credit bill

Arkansas and North Dakota Senators reintroduce Cuba credit bill S.1049 – a bill to lift the ban on financing agricultural exports to Cuba. U.S Senators John Boozman (R-AR) and Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) reintroduced bipartisan Cuba credit bill S.1049 to lift […]
January 26, 2017

Arkansas and Mexico: the Growing Relationship

 
January 25, 2017

WTC-AR leads trade mission to Mexico Aerospace Fair (Famex)

World Trade Center Arkansas invites Arkansas aerospace Companies to join trade delegation The World Trade Center Arkansas is attending the Mexico Aerospace Fair (Famex) from April 26 – 29, 2017 in Santa Lucia, Mexico. The trade mission will be an […]
January 19, 2017

WTC-AR invites Arkansas companies to Central America trade mission

The World Trade Center Arkansas is inviting Arkansas businesses to join their delegation to the Trade Americas conference in San Jose, Costa Rica from March 26 – 28, 2017. The trade mission will be an opportunity for Arkansas companies to […]
December 20, 2016

Trade leaders to Arkansas women: ‘Unlock potential at global empowerment summit’

World Trade Center Arkansas officials are sounding a call to action to women throughout the state to join them at the 6th Global Economic Summit in Mumbai. President and CEO, Dan Hendrix and director of Africa and Middle Eastern trade […]