Export Partner Contacts
U.S. Export-Import Bank
If your company is interested in exporting products or services to foreign markets, contact Lawrence Blackburn at the U.S. Ex-Im Bank for further information regarding its financial services. The Ex-Im Bank, an independent federal government agency, is the official export credit agency of the United States. The Ex-Im Bank assists in financing the exports of U.S. goods and services to international markets.
Maryland Department of Agriculture
The Maryland Department of Agriculture’s International Marketing Program brings the state's diverse agriculture and seafood to the world. Using its network of domestic and worldwide partnerships, the program helps Maryland producers navigate the complexities of international trade while also promoting their products overseas. The Maryland Department of Agriculture' s international specialists are adept at building and maintaining relationships with overseas buyers, conducting research, and providing technical advice. Since its creation in 1986, the Office of International Marketing has connected local exporters with all regions of the world and hosted visitors from every continent. For more information, contact the Director of International Marketing, Theresa Brophy.
Maryland Port Administration
If your company needs detailed information regarding shipping or transportation through Maryland, please contact Cindy Burman, MPA’s General Manager of Business Development and Customer Service.
Maryland/Israel Development Center
The mission of the Maryland/Israel Development Center is to help create jobs in both economies by promoting trade, joint ventures and investment between businesses and research institutions. Staffed by professionals in both Maryland and Israel, the MIDC identifies market and technology opportunities, and introduces Maryland and Israeli executives, entrepreneurs and investors to each other, to negotiate mutually beneficial business agreements. If you are a Maryland company interested in exporting to Israel, please contact MIDC’s Director, Barry Bogage for more information.
U.S. Export Assistance Center, Department of Commerce
Export.gov brings together resources from across the U.S. Government to assist American businesses in planning their international sales strategies and succeed in today’s global marketplace.
From market research and trade leads from the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Commercial Service to export finance information from Export-Import Bankand the Small Business Administration to agricultural export assistance from USDA, Export.gov helps American exporters navigate the international sales process and avoid pitfalls such as non-payment and intellectual property misappropriation.
USEAC has a local office in Baltimore, MD dedicated to serving the unique needs and demands of Maryland companies. Feel free to contact Bill Burwell, Director of the Baltimore office for more information.
U.S. Commercial Service Liaison Office to the World Bank Group
If your business is interested in finding procurement opportunities from The World Bank or other Multilateral Development Banks (MDBs), please contact Senior Commercial Officer, David Fulton for further assistance.