Small business owners who are interested in exporting or growing their exports may be able to get help.
A grant to the Georgia Department of Economic Development from the Small Business Administration will provide new export services and reduced fees for some existing export services for qualified small- and medium-sized businesses, according to a news release.
By registering for the state’s trade services online at http://trade.georgia.org, Georgia companies also would receive advance notice of international trade missions and trade shows.
There is no cost to register, and registration is necessary to access these export services.
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Georgia’s exports exceeded $28.9 billion in 2010, an increase of more than 20 percent from the previous year, the release stated.