Local Export Resources

International Trade Website Links
The international trade links on this page are sorted by subject and contain the following information: 

  • Getting Started - lists basic guides, trade portals, and other useful links to help businesses begin the exporting process
  • Market Research - includes market research guides, trade statistics, and other information
  • Market Development - provides both general and country-specific resources for developing markets
  • Export Regulations and Standards - lists a variety of useful links on topics ranging from medical device regulations to European Union regulations
  • U.S. Government Export Finance Programs - includes a trade finance guide link as well as other export finance tools 

This overview covers only a small amount of information within the "International Trade Website Links" page. For the full list of trade links sorted by subject, click here.

Utah World Trade Resource Directory
This guide contains a wealth of resource data, including listings of federal, state, and local government, educational, and private organizations that can provide you with information and/or assistance you may need in doing international business.  To access the directory, go to: Utah World Trade Resource Directory

Utah U.S. Export Assistance Center Partner Organizations
This page lists Utah USEAC business development partners. For a list of our partners, including some area-specific ones, click here.

The International Representatives & Distributors Guide This guide provides thorough insight and guidance on the process of finding the perfect international buyer and distributor, writing the perfect contract, and then how help them become the most effective and efficient business partner. To view this document, please click the link on the right entitled “Find Them, Sign Them, & Enhance Their Performance

International Trade Finance Resource Guide The purpose of this guide is to provide exporters, in the states of the mountain west, information on the various private and public sector organizations that can help a firm with its export financing needs as well as a general description of the various types of export financing. To view this document, please click the link on the right entitled “International Trade Finance Resource Guide”

Utah District Export Council The Utah District Export Council (DEC) is a volunteer organization comprised of Utah businesspeople appointed by the U.S. Secretary of Commerce who contribute leadership and international trade expertise to complement the U.S. Commercial Service Utah's export promotion efforts through counseling and mentoring Utah business’s and conducting trade education as well as community outreach.

Resource Guide to the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act
The Guide is an excellent resource on the FCPA for U.S. companies with questions about the statute and its enforcement. The Guide explains the statute in detail and contains hypotheticals, examples of actual enforcement actions, and summaries of FCPA case law and DOJ opinion releases.  For a PDF of the guide click here.

For a list of Utah DEC members, click here.

For additional information on the DEC organization, click here.

China Business Handbook This handbook is a resource guide for doing business in China. To see the updated version click here.

Resources for the International Business Traveler This page provides links to State Department travel warnings, Country specific Holidays, Business Etiquette, Exchange Rates and more. Click here.