| December 25, 2019

U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA)

The U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) helps companies create U.S. jobs through the export of U.S. goods and services for priority development projects in emerging economies. USTDA links U.S. businesses to export opportunities by funding project planning activities, pilot projects, and reverse trade missions while creating sustainable infrastructure and economic growth in partner countries.

| December 25, 2019

U.S. Small Business Administration

The U.S. Small Business Administration has delivered millions of loans, loan guarantees, contracts, counseling sessions and other forms of assistance to small businesses.

| December 25, 2019

U.S. Export Assistance Centers

U.S. Export Assistance Centers (USEACs) provide front-line outreach and service operations for U.S. exporters through the assistance of International Trade Specialists working in over 100 locations in the U.S. and Puerto Rico.

| December 25, 2019

International Trade Association of Greater Chicago

The International Trade Association of Greater Chicago (ITA/GC) provides a forum for the exchange of up-to-date and practical information on the trends and tools of the ever-changing global market place.

| December 25, 2019

Illinois Trade Centers

Illinois International Trade Centers provide assistance with international trade and exporting. The centers offer information, counseling and training to existing and new-to-export companies interested in pursuing international trade opportunities.

| December 25, 2019

Illinois Manufacturing Excellence Center

As a catalyst for transforming the state of manufacturing, IMEC helps organizations optimize operating capacity, implement advanced product and process innovations, increase sales and enter new markets, and improve profitability.

| December 25, 2019

Export–Import Bank of the United States

The Export–Import Bank of the United States is the official export credit agency of the United States federal government. Operating as a government corporation, the bank finances and insures foreign purchases of United States goods for customers unable or unwilling to accept credit risk.

| December 25, 2019

Bureau of Industry and Security – U.S. Department of Commerce

The Bureau of Industry and Security's Mission is to advance U.S. national security, foreign policy, and economic objectives by ensuring an effective export control and treaty compliance system and promoting continued U.S. strategic technology leadership.