SBDC Info Session: Export Funding Options

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SBDC Info Session: Export Funding Options

May 8 @ 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Celebrating National Small Business Week: May 5 – 11, 2019

This session, led by Mariel Huasanga (International Trade Specialist of the Illinois SBDC at Champaign County EDC), is designed to help you gain a better understanding of federal and state funding options available to support your export activities.

Topics covered:

  • Analyze and understand your financial capacity to support your global expansion strategy
  • Manage export working capital to meet growing customer demand
  • Utilize export credit insurance to protect against non-payment, minimize risk, and offer extended credit terms to international buyers to increase sales
  • Obtain working capital loans with U.S. government backing to provide capital for inventory, hiring, and performance bonds to support export sales orders and free up needed capital
  • Offer financing at competitive rates to prospective customers to help close the sale
  • Take advantage of the ISTEP program (Illinois State Trade and Export Promotion)

Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019
Time: 3:30 – 5 PM
Location: Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC – 1817 S. Neil Street, Suite 100, Champaign, IL 61820
RSVP: Free to attend – registration required to secure a spot. Limited space available. RSVP below, email info@cusbdc.org, or call 217-378-8535

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Date:
May 8
Time:
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
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Venue

Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC
1817 S. Neil Street, Suite 100
Champaign, IL 61820
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Phone:
217-378-8535
Website:
http://www.cusbdc.org