Trade Resources


Take advantage of resources to help exporters succeed


National District Export Council

The National Association of District Export Councils (NADEC) increases awareness and understanding of the importance of exports to the US economy through education, legislative outreach and engagement with DECs and other relevant stakeholders. It offers a number of trade resources  and educational events to exporters across the U.S.  The Western PA District Export Council is part of the NADEC. is a free training website operated by the Georgia District Export Council and the U.S. Commercial Service in Atlanta.
Export‐U delivers the training you need to make profitable export sales. The webinars show you how to find the best export markets for your goods and how to sell into them. Their Exporter’s Resource Database offers a wealth of trade information to help you succeed at exporting and the Exams test your knowledge! Free webinar topics offered include:

The U.S. Commercial Service (CS), part of the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration, has a tremendous amount of on-line trade resources that can provide you with practical guidance and tools that can help you expand your global markets.

The U.S. Commercial Service offers U.S. companies a wide range of expertise and services in international trade. You can contact the U.S. Commercial Service in Pittsburgh at 412-644-2800 or

Trade professionals at the U.S. Commercial Service developed the below information and allows you to learn how to export, connect with foreign buyers, handle trade challenges and expand operations in new markets. The below 12 Export Solutions will provide you with advice, tools and market intelligence for a successful international sales strategy.

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