U.S. Commercial Service U.S. Department of Commerce. US Exports to South Korea Grand Rapids Export Assistance Center. U.S. Commercial Service. Our mission:
US Exports to South Korea
Grand Rapids Export Assistance Center
The U.S. Commercial Service promotes and protects U.S. commercial interests abroad and delivers customized solutions to ensure that U.S. businesses compete and win in the global marketplace.
Operates a seamless worldwide network of offices in 109 U.S. cities and at U.S. embassies and consulates in 80 countries.
The U.S. Commercial Service is part of the U.S. Department of Commerce, an agency of the United States government.
Exports mean jobs. About one of every five factory jobs in America–depends on exports.
During the past 25 years, U.S. exports increased five-fold from $224 billion to more than $1.4 trillion in 2006.
Exports mean new customers. More than 70 percent of the world’s purchasing power and 90% of the world’s population live outside of the United States.
The 13th largest economy in the world and is an outstanding trading partner for the United States.
Total Worldwide = $44,371,000,000
Provided by the Office of Trade and Industry Information, Manufacturing and Services, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce
Medical Equipment & Devices
Pollution Control Equipment
Security Services and Products
Travel and Tourism
Wireless Broadband Equip.
Automotive Parts and Accessories
CNC Machine Tools
Defense Industry Equipment
Drugs and Pharmaceuticals
Education and Training Services
“MDEC-West and GREAC have been useful getting us information on international markets, right down to the products being sold, important suppliers, and equipment sold in each country by brand.”
American Litho/Konica Minolta
Grand Rapids, MI
Burke Porter is the undisputed leader of automotive testing equipment in South Korea. Market share has reached the 90th percentile in several categories.
Burke Porter, Grand Rapids, MI
“We attribute the growth in our international business to the products we build in North America.
The international market is opening up and we see a lot of potential to grow”
Armstrong International, Three Rivers, MI
Thomas Maguire, Office Director
Kendra Kuo, International Trade Specialist
401 W. Fulton, Suite 349-C
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
Tel: 616-458-3564Fax: 616-458-3872
Email: [email protected]