SBA awards Montana $526,000 for trade and export promotion
Last updated 10/8/2020 at 11:35am
From U.S. Small Business administration
HELENA — The U.S. Small Business Administration awarded the Montana Department of Commerce a $525,814 grant to assist small businesses hoping to export their products and services abroad.
Nationwide, the SBA awarded $19 million in funding to 48 state international trade agencies through its competitive State Trade Expansion Program — STEP — to support export growth among American small businesses.
“Over two-thirds of the world’s purchasing power resides outside the United States. That makes exporting a critical economic driver for Mon...