Export Assistance


To succeed internationally you need sound advice from competent trade professionals.   These organizations can help.

Western Pennsylvania District Export Council (DEC)

Need expert advice on international trade? Just ask us; the Western Pennsylvania DEC offers free help to the business community. To learn more, click here.

Request DEC Engagement

U.S. Commercial Service (USCS)

The U.S. Commercial Service is the nation’s main export promotion agency. It’s international trade specialists work with companies to help them develop, improve, and implement their export operations. For more information on the U.S. Commercial Service, please visit  www.trade.gov/let-our-experts-help-0

To get in touch with the Pittsburgh office of the U.S. Commercial, please visit www.trade.gov/pittsburgh-contact-us

Other Federal Agencies

Several federal agencies offer export assistance, export finance programs, or regulate the exporting process.

To learn more click here.

State of Pennsylvania

Through it team of trade professionals in Harrisburg and through the Regional Export Networks across Pennsylvania, offers a number of international business development related resources.

To learn more click here

Small Business Development Centers

The Pennsylvania SBDCs provides consulting services and educational programs to entrepreneurs looking to start or grow their small business.

To learn more click here