International Trade Administration

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International Trade Administration U.S. Department of Commerce
Name: International Trade Administration
Memphis Export Assistance Center
U.S. Department of Commerce
Address: Buckman Hall
650 East Parkway South
Suite 328
Memphis, TN 38104
Telephone: 901 544-0930
Fax: 901 320-9128
Email: Ree.Russell@mail.doc.gov
Web Site: www.export.gov
Days Open: Monday-Friday
Hours Open: 9:00-5:00
(call for appointment)
Director: Ree Russell
Contact: David Spann
Purpose: To serve as an export office for existing businesses with products or services ready to be sold.
Eligibility: Existing businesses with products or
Services: to sell.
Fee: No fee for counseling services.
Services:
  • Counseling: Help companies new to exporting develop an international market strategy and serve as a troubleshooter for more experienced companies.
  • Agent/Distributor Identification: Locate commission agents, stocking distributors, joint venture or licensing partners for companies.
  • Advertising, catalog shows, trade fairs overseas to promote a company's products or
  • Mailing Lists of overseas organizations that have imported certain products or services before.
  • Commercial Reliability Service: investigate the credibility or commercial reliability of a foreign firm.
  • Database of U.S. Suppliers: this database matches one of foreign companies abroad. U.S. companies seeking overseas buyers and agents or foreign firms looking for a U.S. supplier now have access to this source.
Publications: International Business Directory (joint project with Chamber of Commerce and Department of Commerce)
Lists, including Memphis International Freight Forwarders; Memphis International Banks; Memphis Area Export Management Companies; Export Trading Companies, Export Consultants; Memphis International Clubs; Memphis Area Manufacturers Who Export
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