Export Assistance for NYS Businesses

Global New York

With representatives around the world and programs offering export funding and assistance, Global NY helps New York businesses enter or expand their presence in the global marketplace. Global NY programs connect companies with sales agents and distributors abroad and offset the costs of exporting with grants and loans. By participating in our trade missions, New York businesses can create and reinforce global connections and partnerships. Global NY is committed to helping businesses sell their products and services in growing markets including Canada, China, Europe, India, Israel, Mexico, Europe, South Africa and South America.

Export Assistance


Global NY offers financial and technical assistance to help your company connect to the world.

Export Marketing Assistance Service (EMAS)

This no-cost service helps NYS small businesses explore selected international markets to find sales agents, distributors and local market intelligence.
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Global NY State Trade Expansion Program (STEP)

Through the STEP program, NYS small businesses may apply for up to $13,000 in grants to begin exporting or increase their global exports.
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Global NY Grant Fund Program

This program allows NYS small businesses and nonprofits to apply respectively for grants of up to $25,000 and up to $50,000 to begin exporting or increase their global exports.
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Global NY Loan Fund Program

This program provides financing for NYS small businesses to create or expand direct exports, or to serve as suppliers to larger exporters.
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#3

New York State’s rank in value of commodity exports

94%

of NYS goods exporters are small-medium sized businesses

$127B

in combined merchandise and service exports

Upcoming Events

Apr
20
Hannover Messe Trade Show
8:00am
Hanover, Germany
Jun
1
South Africa Multi-Sector Trade Mission
8:00am
Johannesburg and Cape Town, South Africa
Sep
15
Canada Multi-Sector Trade Mission
8:00am
Toronta, Canada
Jun to Dec
2 to 6
Food Export USA Events
9:00am to 5:00pm
International and Domestic

Global NY Foreign Office Directors

Global NY has representation in the following markets: Canada, China, Europe, India, Israel, Mexico, and South Africa. Learn more about our foreign office directors here.

Foreign Direct Investment

New York State is committed to helping your international business prosper and grow. Learn more about foreign direct investment opportunities in New York.

A World of Opportunity

Hear from New York State businesses about how partnering with Global NY helped them export into new markets. Explore your opportunity today.

Global NY


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