International Trade

The Right Way to Get Employees into the U.S.

Looking to staff your subsidiary south of the border? Say hello to the "E" visa

Infographic: Ukraine’s Shaky Economic Future

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What the country’s current crisis means for its prospects going forward

The Trojan Horse Approach to Global Awareness


Like most firms, Edmonton’s Yardstick Software uses the web to get on foreign buyers’ radar. But it doesn’t stop there

Why Tech Startups Can’t Get Funding


In this week’s Export Wire: The U.S. wants more farm-product access; Alberta’s SMEs need money; and Peru cements its place as a leading Latin American trader

How to Sell to Foreign Governments


Don't get left out of lucrative foreign infrastructure and defence sales. Here's who to call to get your foot in the door

6 Surprisingly Hot Export Sectors


There's strong demand abroad for Canadian goods in categories you wouldn't expect. (Cardboard boxes, anyone?)

4 Ways to Streamline Overseas Sales

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Why pricing in your customers’ home currencies makes you more competitive, and other savvy foreign sales tips

The Beauty of Finding Your Aha! Moment

James Dean of dPoint. (Photo: Shannon Mendes)

When an expected market failed to work out, Vancouver’s dPoint cast around for another—and found big success. Here’s how it happened

One Company’s (Very Literal) Growth Market


How a firm from Olds, Alta. is leading China's "forage revolution" by selling that country's farmers what they crave: Canadian hay

Canada Scores a Trade Revival

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In this week’s Export Wire: The nation’s trade surplus returns, Stephen Harper pitches in Germany and new rules for foreign government payments

6 Simple Ways to Serve Islamic Customers

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Muslims are increasingly affluent and globally minded. Here’s how to reach this US$1.8-trillion consumer market

Readers Choice

By listening to its customers’ needs during a downturn, a beleaguered plastics company uncovered a promising new product—and a lucrative market

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