State and Other Federal Export Assistance

In addition to the services offered by over 250 international and domestic offices of the U.S. Commercial Service, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Regional Export Network, Small Business Development Centers and others, offer a wide range of assistance to U.S. exporters.

Organization: Commonwealth of PA, Center for Trade Development
Website:
http://www.newpa.com/business/exporting
Telephone:
717-787-7190
Overview:
Provides a range of export assistance services.

Organization:
North Central Planning and Development Commission
Website:
http://www.ncentral.com/
Telephone:
814-773-3162
Overview:
Covers Cameron, Clearfield, Elk, Jefferson, McKean and Potter counties. Provides a range of export assistance services.

Organization:
Northwest Commission
Website:
http://northwestpa.org/
Telephone:
814-677-4800
Overview:
Covers Clarion, Crawford, Erie, Forest, Lawrence, Mercer, Venango and Warren counties. Provides a range of export assistance services.

Organization:
Southwestern Pennsylvania Commission
Website:
http://www.spcregion.org
Telephone:
412-391-5590
Overview:
Covers Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Fayette, Greene, Indiana, Washington and Westmoreland counties. Provides a range of export assistance services.

Organization:
Southern Alleghenies Planning and Development Commission
Website:
http://www.sapdc.org
Telephone:
814-949-6500
Overview:
Covers Bedford, Blair, Cambria, Fulton, Huntingdon and Somerset counties. Provides a range of export assistance services

Organization:
SEDA- Council of Governments
Website:
http://www.seda-cog.org/export
Telephone:
570-524-4491
Overview:
Covers Centre, Clinton, Lycoming, Union, Montour, Snyder, Juniata, Perry and Northumberland counties. Provides a range of export assistance services

Organization:
Duquesne University Small Business Development Center
Website:
http://www.sbdc.duq.edu
Telephone:
412-396-6233
Overview:
Covers Allegheny, Beaver, Butler and Lawrence counties. Provides a range of export assistance services, with a concentration on how to assist new-to-export companies.

Organization:
Gannon University Small Business Development Center
Website:
http://www.sbdcgannon.org/
Telephone:
814-871-7449
Overview:
Covers Erie, Crawford, Mercer and Warren counties. Provides a range of export assistance services.

Organization:
Saint Francis University Center for Global Competitiveness
Website:
http://francis.edu/small-business-development-center/
Telephone:
814-472-3200
Overview:
Covers Cambria, Blair, Huntingdon, Somerset, Bedford and Fulton counties. Provides a range of export assistance services.

Organization:
Saint Vincent College Center for Global Competitiveness
Website:
http://www.stvincent.edu/Majors_and_Programs/Centers_and_Institutes/SBDC/Center_for_Global_Competitiveness/
Telephone:
724-537-4572
Overview:
Covers Indiana, Westmoreland and Fayette counties. Provides a range of export assistance services.

Organization:
Export Import Bank of the United States
Website:
http://www.exim.gov/
Telephone:
212-809-2652
Overview:
Provides range of export finance programs

Organization:
Small Business Administration
Website:
http://www.sba.gov/
Telephone:
216-522-4731
Overview:
Provides range of export finance and export assistance programs.


Organization:
Export Legal Assistance Network
Website:
http://www.exportlegal.org/
Telephone:
412-396-6236
Overview:
Nation-wide coverage. Provides legal assistance in export matters

Organization:
Service Corps of Retired Executives
Website:
http://www.score.org/
Telephone:
412-395-6560
Overview:
Nation-wide coverage. Counselling in all international business development matters