Items Tagged with 'export'


Michigan gives back its gains in foreign exports

February 28, 2014
The latest snapshot for Michigan’s exporting companies shows that, in the last month of 2013, foreign sales dropped to $4.77 billion from $5.22 billion in November, adjusted for seasonal variation, a statistical process that equalizes recurring volatility in the monthly state indicators for factors such as the number of days in a month and thus brings them in line with national indicators. Read More

West Michigan explores Global Trade Days

October 4, 2013
A gateway to five international markets is opening up in West Michigan. Read More

Despite slide, state exporters outpace national numbers

May 24, 2013
According to the latest numbers on global trade flows released by the World Trade Organization, in the first three months of 2013 the value of world merchandise exports fell 4.1 percent to $4 trillion from the same period in 2012. Read More

West Michigan delegation invests in relationship with the Netherlands

April 19, 2013
Members of the West Michigan Global Initiative are wrapping up a seven-day trip to the Netherlands on Friday, as part of the organization’s focus on strengthening business ties between the country and West Michigan. Read More

West Michigan exporters see green light at bridge to Canada

April 16, 2013
West Michigan exporters could see an economic boost now that the Obama administration has given the International Trade Crossing project in Detroit its stamp of approval to move forward. Read More