Impact of Tariffs on your Business

Impact of Tariffs on your Business

Global Insights - Published on: 7/20/2018 3:53:21 PM
By: Jean Schtokal

Source: https://www.fosterswift.com/communications-impact-of-tariffs-on-businesses.html We are more …

U.S. Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration, Releases Export Statistics for the State of Michigan

U.S. Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration, Releases Export Statistics for the State of Michigan

Michigan News - Published on: 3/13/2017 5:36:27 PM

https://ibc-static.broad.msu.edu/sites/DEC/images/resources/512fdf0d-43f7-4d68-a733-53409919b5a5investing-in-exports-means-more-michigan.pdf more …

International Snapshot Video Series: Resources for Exporters from the MEDC

International Snapshot Video Series: Resources for Exporters from the MEDC

Global Insights - Published on: 9/16/2016 12:10:17 AM
By: Broad, Jeanne, Chuck Hadden

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International Snapshot Video Series: Establishing Markets Overseas

International Snapshot Video Series: Establishing Markets Overseas

Global Insights - Published on: 9/16/2016 12:07:12 AM
By: Chuck Hadden, Patrick McRae

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cb7WyIDO-So more …

International Snapshot Video Series:Due Diligence & Foreign Contracts

International Snapshot Video Series:Due Diligence & Foreign Contracts

Global Insights - Published on: 9/15/2016 11:58:58 PM
By: Chuck Hadden, Jean Schtokal

  https://youtu.be/kCYtPZMUJ3Y more …

Exports and the New Chinese Food Safety Law

Exports and the New Chinese Food Safety Law

Expert Articles - Published on: 3/9/2016 1:45:23 PM
By: Bruce Thelen & Fang Liu, Dickinson Wright PLLC

The U.S. Food Safety Modernization Act has been the source of much discussion since it was signed more …

Discover Global Markets Business Forum Series: Reserve your spot today

Discover Global Markets Business Forum Series: Reserve your spot today

DEC Newsletter - Published on: 3/9/2016 1:21:24 PM

Compete, Win, and Expand Your Business Plan to attend this unprecedented national series of conferences more …

ITAR & HTS/Schedule B Seminar Approved for Continued Education Credits with NASBITE and NCBFAA

ITAR & HTS/Schedule B Seminar Approved for Continued Education Credits with NASBITE and NCBFAA

DEC Newsletter - Published on: 1/26/2016 2:23:26 PM
By: Jaye Sciullo

The EMDEC is pleased to announce that the upcoming seminar, Introduction to ITAR & HTS/Schedule more …

Trans-Pacific Partnership: Supporting Made-in-America Exports & Jobs

Trans-Pacific Partnership: Supporting Made-in-America Exports & Jobs

Michigan News - Published on: 1/15/2016 7:06:31 PM
By: Jaye Sciullo

TPP Countries are important for Michigan's exporters: $39.8 Billion in goods exports from more …

Algerian Dignitaries Meet with Local CEOs to Discuss New Business Investments

Algerian Dignitaries Meet with Local CEOs to Discuss New Business Investments

Michigan News - Published on: 12/10/2015 9:51:03 AM
By: Jaye Sciullo

On December 1st, 2015, and in keeping with its mission of building economic bridges, the American more …

American Arab Chamber of Commerce hosts 23rd Annual Building Economic Bridges Gala

American Arab Chamber of Commerce hosts 23rd Annual Building Economic Bridges Gala

Michigan News - Published on: 11/18/2015 5:41:26 PM
By: Jaye Sciullo

On October 30th, the American Arab Chamber of Commerce hosted the 23rd Annual Building Economic Bridges more …

Hannover Messe 2016 - Partner Country USA: An Unequaled Global Opportunity

Hannover Messe 2016 - Partner Country USA: An Unequaled Global Opportunity

DEC Newsletter - Published on: 11/4/2015 4:27:16 PM

The United States is the Partner Country for HANNOVER MESSE 2016, the world’s leading trade more …

2015 Doing Business in Algeria Roadshow - Dec. 1-2 - Detroit

2015 Doing Business in Algeria Roadshow - Dec. 1-2 - Detroit

Michigan News - Published on: 11/4/2015 12:11:45 PM
By: Jaye Sciullo

On November 30 US-Algeria Business Council and the FCE , with the collaboration of the Embassy of more …

Newsletter - 2015 9/1

Newsletter - 2015 9/1

DEC Newsletter - Published on: 10/27/2015 2:35:09 PM
By: Kendra Kuo

Link to Sept. 2015 Newsletter  http://eepurl.com/bzj0kP   more …

2nd Date Added - Canada: Tax Considerations and Available Grants - Register Today!

2nd Date Added - Canada: Tax Considerations and Available Grants - Register Today!

DEC Newsletter - Published on: 9/28/2015 2:14:35 PM

A second date has been added for the seminar, Canada: Tax Considerations and Available Grants.  Date: more …

Invitation to October 1st reception with Indian Water Delegation

Invitation to October 1st reception with Indian Water Delegation

Michigan News - Published on: 9/20/2015 10:08:55 PM
By: Jaye Sciullo

A delegation from the WEFTEC Conference in Chicago will be traveling to Detroit on October 1, 2015.  more …

$268,190, 007

$268,190, 007

Expert Articles - Published on: 9/1/2015 4:24:02 PM
By: Jean Schtokal

By: Jean G. Schtokal – Foster Swift Collins & Smith, PC (August 6, 2015) What is this more …

Brownrigg Companies LTD featured in 2015 "Faces of Detroit"

Brownrigg Companies LTD featured in 2015 "Faces of Detroit"

Member News - Published on: 7/13/2015 3:24:10 PM

Troy Brownrigg, EMDEC member and Vice President of International Sales at Brownrigg Companies LTD more …

Vignettes in Global Business

Vignettes in Global Business

Global Insights - Published on: 6/4/2015 10:45:28 AM
By: Ravi Parameswaran

In the September 15, 2014 minutes of the East Michigan District Export Council (EMDEC), Terry Kalley had more …

Rugged Liner Finds Jobs, Growth with Reach of Exports

Rugged Liner Finds Jobs, Growth with Reach of Exports

Michigan News - Published on: 5/22/2015 11:23:07 AM

Rugged Liner, based in Owosso, Michigan, with 130 employees, has learned firsthand about the impact more …

West Michigan DEC to host CGBP Exam Prep Course in Grand Rapids

West Michigan DEC to host CGBP Exam Prep Course in Grand Rapids

DEC Newsletter - Published on: 5/18/2015 5:20:33 PM
By: Jaye Sciullo

The West Michigan District Export Council is hosting a NASBITE International Certified Global Business more …

US Commercial Service: European Roadshow 2015

US Commercial Service: European Roadshow 2015

Global Insights - Published on: 4/20/2015 7:41:09 PM

US Commercial Service Presents European Roadshow 2015 April 30, Troy, MI Registration more …

globalEDGE Business Beat Interviews DEC Chair

globalEDGE Business Beat Interviews DEC Chair

DEC Newsletter - Published on: 4/13/2015 1:05:05 PM

Tomas Hult, the host of globalEDGE Business Beat for the Michigan Business Network recently spoke more …

Long U.S. Expansion Predicted by Head J.P. Morgan Chase Economist

Long U.S. Expansion Predicted by Head J.P. Morgan Chase Economist

Global Insights - Published on: 1/29/2015 11:07:09 AM
By: Terrence Kalley

James Glassman, Head Economist for Commercial Banking at J.P. Morgan Chase was very bullish on the more …

Rugged Liner featured on WJRT for its stake in the G20 Summit

Rugged Liner featured on WJRT for its stake in the G20 Summit

Member News - Published on: 11/20/2014 6:40:44 AM

Rugged Liner, a Michigan company which manufactures pickup truck bedliners and folding and snap tonneau more …

Quick Video Provides Excellent Insight into Exporting to Europe

Quick Video Provides Excellent Insight into Exporting to Europe

Global Insights - Published on: 11/2/2014 9:32:34 AM
By: Neil Sheridan

This brief video offers detailed insights into how your company can expand its business through initial more …

USEAC-Detroit attends Automechanika

USEAC-Detroit attends Automechanika

Member News - Published on: 10/15/2014 1:41:28 PM
By: John O'Gara

John O’Gara, SBA USEAC- Detroit participated with Commercial Service members from the Automotive more …

MEDC and U.S. Dept. of Commerce invite Michigan automotive companies to take part in Chinese auto trade fair

MEDC and U.S. Dept. of Commerce invite Michigan automotive companies to take part in Chinese auto trade fair

Michigan News - Published on: 9/5/2014 1:42:23 AM

Michigan automotive companies are invited to join the Michigan Economic Development Corporation and more …

Is a Recent Foodstuff Import Ban Impacting Your Exports to Russia?

Is a Recent Foodstuff Import Ban Impacting Your Exports to Russia?

Expert Articles - Published on: 9/5/2014 1:28:07 AM
By: Greg Schroeder

On August 6, 2014, the Russian Federation issued an executive decree banning the import of US Origin more …

New Global Banking Regulations and their Effect on Businesses

New Global Banking Regulations and their Effect on Businesses

Expert Articles - Published on: 9/5/2014 1:24:17 AM
By: Scott Hibbard

The global financial crisis of 2008 drew attention to failures by financial services institutions to more …

Foster Swift Attorney Jean Schtokal listed as 2015 The Best Lawyers in America

Foster Swift Attorney Jean Schtokal listed as 2015 The Best Lawyers in America

Member News - Published on: 8/25/2014 10:59:19 AM
By: Kendra Kuo

LANSING, Mich. –Attorney Jean Schtokal of Foster Swift Collins and Smith PC was recently selected more …

New Anti-Corruption Law for Brazil

New Anti-Corruption Law for Brazil

Expert Articles - Published on: 5/29/2014 2:20:01 PM
By: Eduardo Campelo - Winter Carvalho Avogados & Consultores, Patricia Redig - Rolim, Viotti & Leite Campos Advogados

In January 2014 Brazil adopted a new strong anti-bribery law. The Federal Law no. 12.846/2013, known more …

Update on the China Market

Update on the China Market

Expert Articles - Published on: 5/29/2014 2:19:18 PM
By: Alex Claypool - Lancaster Holdings International, LLC

http://www.lancasterholdings.com/ Editor Note: The January 25, 2014 cover of The Economist Magazine more …

Helpful Resource for Export Control Determinations

Helpful Resource for Export Control Determinations

Expert Articles - Published on: 5/29/2014 2:16:10 PM
By: Jean Schtokal

A best practice for companies that export is development of an export control classification matrix for more …

Latest Regulations to be Presented at Major Export Control Conference in Detroit by U.S. Treasury Office with Rich History Dating Back to 1812

Latest Regulations to be Presented at Major Export Control Conference in Detroit by U.S. Treasury Office with Rich History Dating Back to 1812

Global Insights - Published on: 5/7/2014 11:57:14 AM
By: Jennifer True

The Treasury Department has a long history of dealing with sanctions. Dating back prior to the War more …

Office of Foreign Asset Control to Present at Major Export Control Conference in Detroit

Office of Foreign Asset Control to Present at Major Export Control Conference in Detroit

DEC Newsletter - Published on: 5/7/2014 11:55:25 AM
By: Jennifer True

For the first time in over five years a 3-day Export Control Conference is returning to Detroit. From more …

Major Export Control Conference Returns to Michigan for First Time in Five Years

Major Export Control Conference Returns to Michigan for First Time in Five Years

DEC Newsletter - Published on: 5/7/2014 11:53:55 AM
By: Jennifer True

For the first time in over five years a 3-day Export Control Conference is returning to Detroit. From more …

Growing a New Michigan: The 2014 Report on Michigan’s Progress in Growing Six Opportunities

Growing a New Michigan: The 2014 Report on Michigan’s Progress in Growing Six Opportunities

Michigan News - Published on: 3/27/2014 10:27:08 AM

This report was unveiled at Business Leaders for Michigan's 2nd annual Leadership Summit on March more …

The Right Place assists HexArmor® with local expansion

The Right Place assists HexArmor® with local expansion

Member News - Published on: 5/8/2018 10:25:34 AM

Today The Right Place, Inc., in collaboration with the Michigan Economic Development Corporation(MEDC) more …

Gluten Free Bar earns Michigan's 1st 'Rising Star Award'

Gluten Free Bar earns Michigan's 1st 'Rising Star Award'

Member News - Published on: 1/16/2018 3:05:52 PM
By: Shandra Martinez

LANSING, MI -- The Grand Rapids maker of The Gluten Free Bar is the first-ever recipient of more …

Amway Earns Recognition for Long-Term Commitment to Scientific Excellence

Amway Earns Recognition for Long-Term Commitment to Scientific Excellence

Member News - Published on: 11/29/2017 11:00:46 AM

NSF International recognizes company’s 30-year dedication to product certification and performance Amway more …

Eaton Named a 2017 Best Employer for Healthy Lifestyles®; Recognized Fifth Consecutive Time for Workforce Health and Well-being Programs

Eaton Named a 2017 Best Employer for Healthy Lifestyles®; Recognized Fifth Consecutive Time for Workforce Health and Well-being Programs

Member News - Published on: 11/29/2017 10:56:13 AM

CLEVELAND … Power management company Eaton today announced it has been recognized among the more …

Tomorrow’s Consumer Demands Supply Chain Value and so Should You

Tomorrow’s Consumer Demands Supply Chain Value and so Should You

Member News - Published on: 11/29/2017 10:49:51 AM

Great customer experiences aren’t defined by the storefront solely. It’s time to look beyond more …

HONDA EGA PRESENTS OUTSTANDING SUPPLIER AWARD TO ROMAN

HONDA EGA PRESENTS OUTSTANDING SUPPLIER AWARD TO ROMAN

Member News - Published on: 11/29/2017 10:45:54 AM

“1277 days. That is almost three and half-years of on-time delivery and 100% quality,” said more …

Neogen develops fastest Listeria test with no enrichment

Neogen develops fastest Listeria test with no enrichment

Member News - Published on: 11/29/2017 10:40:07 AM

LANSING, Mich., July 10, 2017 — Neogen Corporation (NASDAQ: NEOG) has developed an innovative test more …

Comerica Bank Ranked #2 on the DiversityInc 2017 Top Regional Companies for Diversity

Comerica Bank Ranked #2 on the DiversityInc 2017 Top Regional Companies for Diversity

Member News - Published on: 11/29/2017 9:12:47 AM

Comerica Bank has been ranked #2 on the DiversityInc 2017 Top Regional Companies for Diversity. This more …

Michigan Economic Development Corporation Wins President’s E-Award for Export Service

Michigan Economic Development Corporation Wins President’s E-Award for Export Service

Michigan News - Published on: 6/13/2017 1:48:13 PM

LANSING – The Michigan Economic Development Corporation’s International Trade Program more …

MMA President Honored as Most Valuable Professional

MMA President Honored as Most Valuable Professional

Member News - Published on: 6/13/2017 12:48:02 PM

Michigan’s economic success is experiencing incredible momentum and that success is due largely more …

Enstrom Helicopter Corporation to attend Heli-Expo 2017

Enstrom Helicopter Corporation to attend Heli-Expo 2017

Member News - Published on: 6/13/2017 12:39:35 PM

“Despite the market downturn in helicopter sales, Enstrom is cautiously optimistic that the industry more …

HexArmor Looks to Enlarge Global Footprint in Market

HexArmor Looks to Enlarge Global Footprint in Market

Member News - Published on: 4/24/2017 4:49:00 PM

  Steve Van Ermen recalls a steel industry client who had more than 170 serious injuries per more …

Congratulations to Michigan’s “E” Award Winners

Congratulations to Michigan’s “E” Award Winners

Michigan News - Published on: 5/24/2016 1:29:10 PM
By: Kendra Kuo

Please join us in congratulating Acme Manufacturing, Bandit Industries, and Nu-Step Inc., winners of more …

Newsletter - 2015 12/11

Newsletter - 2015 12/11

DEC Newsletter - Published on: 12/11/2015 2:06:55 PM
By: Kendra Kuo

Link to December Newsletter: http://eepurl.com/bEO_xP       more …

Newsletter - 2015 5/1

Newsletter - 2015 5/1

DEC Newsletter - Published on: 11/3/2015 1:26:15 PM
By: Kendra Kuo

Link to May 2015 Newsletter:  http://eepurl.com/bfT859 more …

West Michigan DEC Hosting CGBP Exam Prep Seminar

West Michigan DEC Hosting CGBP Exam Prep Seminar

DEC Newsletter - Published on: 5/18/2015 4:50:34 PM

The West Michigan District Export Council is hosting a NASBITE CGBP seminar in Grand Rapids on June more …

Rugged Liner attends Automechanika

Rugged Liner attends Automechanika

Member News - Published on: 11/1/2014 1:33:01 PM
By: Yannick Greiner

Rugged Liner attended the Automechanika Trade show in Frankfurt, Germany from September 16th to the more …

Canada Anti-Spam Regulations

Canada Anti-Spam Regulations

Expert Articles - Published on: 9/5/2014 1:34:33 AM
By: Tracey Ford, Commercial Service Specialist, Canada

As of July 1, 2014 anti-spam legislation in Canada has come into force. This new law may affect how U.S. more …

Exports of Corn, Soy, Are the Big Story

Exports of Corn, Soy, Are the Big Story

Michigan News - Published on: 3/27/2014 3:16:51 PM

Exports appear to be the biggest market mover recently. The USDA/WASDE increased projected 2013-'14 more …

Michigan Exports Set Record in 2013

Michigan Exports Set Record in 2013

Michigan News - Published on: 3/27/2014 11:06:00 AM

Michigan companies set export record in 2013 selling more goods to foreign countries last year, placing more …