International Trade


The Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) offers a variety of services to Michigan-based businesses

Financial Assistance
The MEDC provides direct reimbursement to eligible small businesses to develop or expand export-related activities.

International Trade Centers
The MEDC International Trade Centers provide counseling, market analysis and more to help Michigan businesses market their products.  This is a very important resource especially for businesses that are looking to enter into the international market for the first time.  There are many laws and regulations you will need to be aware of and the MEDC can help take you through the process.  The MEDC also has offices throughout the world as well as business connections you will need. 

Resources & Training
We coordinate market research, training, website development and more to jump-start your momentum in a foreign market.

To learn more, visit this link the the MEDC International Trade webpage

The contact for our district is:
David Newhouse- Int'l Trade Development Manager
C- 517-331-6715
Email: newhoused@michigan.org