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Maine International Trade Center
The Maine International Trade Center (MITC) is a public-private nonprofit funded through the state's Department of Economic & Community Development and the dues and sponsorships of its members. Our mission is to expand Maine's economy through increased international trade in goods and services and related activities.

SBA Exporting Page
Take Your Business Global: Where will your next customer come from? Small businesses looking to increase sales and profit are taking their businesses global. Nearly 96 percent of consumers and over two-thirds of the world's purchasing power reside outside the U.S.


  • Export Readiness Assessment
  • Sample Outline for an Export Plan
  • Resource

  • Albatrans Frieght Forwarders
  • American Feeder Lines
  • Maine Port Authority
  • Federal Programs

  • SBA Export Loan Programs
  • Multimedia

  • What is a freight forwarder?
  • Why Export?