Working for Western Pennsylvania's Exporters


The Western Pennsylvania District Export Council (WPA DEC) is a dedicated resource for companies as they navigate the complexities of global markets. The WPA DEC provides export training seminars and regularly hosts international trade lectures, programs, and events. The council also offers an extensive library of online trade and export resources that local businesses can leverage to learn more about export procedures and identify opportunities for growth.


The WPA DEC is an organization of leaders from the local Western Pennsylvania business community with extensive international business experience. By submitting a contact request form on our website, we can connect you to a relevant DEC member, who can provide export support and advice to your company.  Connect with our experts to grow your business and deepen your international expertise.


As part of its mandate to work for Pennsylvania exporters, the WPA DEC supports U.S. governmental export initiatives to promote U.S. exports and advocates for local exporters through its Trade Policy & Legislative Affairs Committee, which helps to inform congressional policy makers of the issues impacting Pennsylvanian exporters. Stay updated on the new governmental regulations and policy changes that will affect your daily export operations.


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