Upper Peninsula manufacturers complete national export assistance program

Nov 25, 2019

MARQUETTE, MI--   Executives from five U.P. companies have graduated from a program that provides international growth strategies. 

Developed by the U.S. Department of Commerce, ExporTech is a national program designed to help manufacturers and service-based companies expand into global markets. It features three day-long workshops spanning ten to 12 weeks. Training and individualized mentoring is provided from a range of experts on topics including export financing, payment risk, compliance, sales and distribution, and country selection.

The five companies that successfully completed ExporTech Upper Peninsula are Great Lakes Sound and Vibration of Houghton, Hiawatha Log Homes of Wetmore, Pettibone of Baraga, Race Ramps of Escanaba, and REL, Inc. of Laurium.