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After spending many years surrounded by Beltway partisanship in Washington, D.C., it is refreshing to work in a state with such strong economic fundamentals, innovative capital investments and wise stewardship from stakeholders. I wrote about Utah’s exciting environment in a recent op-ed in the Salt Lake Tribune.
This past June, six relatively new local companies that are eager to make their mark had the opportunity to exhibit their products to the world and represent the great outdoor products being produced in the state.
Local Experts Discuss the Current Trade War at Symposium Hosted by World Trade Center Utah and the Salt Lake Chamber
World Trade Center Utah (WTC Utah) and the Salt Lake Chamber hosted a Thought Leader Symposium last Friday to discuss the global trade war. Senator Orrin Hatch was the featured presenter and shared his support of free markets and free trade.
President's Message Greetings my friends, and welcome to another edition of the World Trade Center Utah newsletter. I won't actually join the WTC Utah team until later this month, but I am excited to get involved now and share my thoughts as I formulate a vision for WTC Utah going [...]
The JEC World Trade Show in Paris is the premier event that unites the global composites industry each year. As the leading international composites show, +40,000 professionals from 113 countries are in attendance and find a full spectrum of processes, new materials, and composite solutions. In March, four Utah companies had the opportunity to exhibit at the JEC World Trade [...]
President's Message The World Trade Center Utah (WTC Utah) team is thrilled to welcome Miles Hansen as the organization’s new president and CEO. Hansen replaces Derek B. Miller, who is now the president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber and Downtown Alliance. “As a native of Utah, with a [...]
World Trade Center Utah (WTC Utah) announced Miles Hansen as the new President and CEO of WTC Utah. Hansen replaces Derek B. Miller who left to become the President and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber and Downtown Alliance.
World Trade Center Utah Awards Grants to 23 Utah Companies to Help Export and Expand Internationally
SALT LAKE CITY – World Trade Center Utah (WTC Utah) recently awarded funding to 23 Utah companies as part of the Utah Export Acceleration Grant (EAG). Created to help small and medium sized businesses actualize their international business goals, the EAG is administered by WTC Utah and made possible through a generous contribution by JPMorgan Chase & Co. “Part of [...]
Six Utah Small Businesses Find Success at Global Health Trade Show with World Trade Center Utah STEP Grant
Each year, healthcare and trade professionals from all over the world meet in Dubai for the Arab Health Trade Show – the largest gathering of its kind globally. The 2018 show in January boasted more than 4,200 exhibiting companies and 103,00 attendees from 150+ countries. Representing Utah at the trade show were six local businesses who, for the first time, [...]
In response to President Trump’s June 1st announcement that key U.S. trade partners would be subject to tariffs on steel and aluminum, Canada, Mexico and the European Union announced retaliatory tariffs on U.S. exports.