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World Trade Center Utah Facilitates Global Expansion Through STEP Grant funding

WTC Utah is administering STEP Grants to small Utah companies to pursue their international business efforts. STEP is funded in part through a Grant with the U.S. Small Business Administration. SALT LAKE CITY – World Trade Center Utah (WTC Utah) is seeking companies in the state of Utah ready to begin exporting or increase their sales outside of the United [...]

January 17th, 2020|Categories: News, Press Releases|0 Comments

Seven Utah Companies Join World Trade Center at CES 2020 in Las Vegas

SALT LAKE CITY (January 14, 2020) – Seven Utah companies and organizations were recruited by World Trade Center Utah (WTC Utah) to attend CES 2020 in Las Vegas as part of the World Trade Centers Association (WTCA) Delegate Program from January 7-10. The first mission of its kind developed by the WTCA, the program was a collaboration among the association, [...]

January 17th, 2020|Categories: News, Press Releases|0 Comments

October Newsletter

President's Message Pictured: David Glaccum, Associate Administrator for the Office of International Trade at the U.S. Small Business Administration, pictured with Kaddas Enterprises CEO Natalie Kaddas at the company's facility in Salt Lake City, Utah.  September was an exciting month for World Trade Center Utah! In addition to organizing a successful state-led trade [...]

October 8th, 2019|Categories: News, Newsletters|0 Comments

STEP Grant Funding leads to International Success for Kaddas

On September 25, 2019, Associate Administrator for the Office of International Trade at the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) David Glaccum visited Salt Lake City-based thermoformed plastic manufacturer Kaddas Enterprises, Inc. at their facility. The trip came about due to the fact that Kaddas has been a recipient of the State Trade Expansion Program (STEP) Grant administered by World Trade [...]

October 8th, 2019|Categories: News, Success Stories|0 Comments

SBA awards Utah $500,000 State Trade Expansion Program Grant

DENVER – The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced that the World Trade Center Utah (WTC Utah) will receive a $500,000 grant to support export growth among small businesses through SBA’s competitive State Trade Expansion Program (STEP). This year’s award to WTC Utah is a $200,000 increase over the amount awarded to it in 2018, which is the largest increase [...]

October 7th, 2019|Categories: News, Press Releases|0 Comments

Trade mission to Asia creates international trade opportunities

SALT LAKE CITY – Last week, Gov. Gary R. Herbert led a delegation of 22 Utah businesses and organizations on a trade mission to Japan. Throughout the trade mission, in partnership with World Trade Center Utah (WTC Utah), the delegation members participated in more than 60 meetings with business and government leaders. Before joining Gov. Herbert in Japan, Justin Harding, [...]

October 4th, 2019|Categories: News, Press Releases|0 Comments

SBA awards Utah $500,000 State Trade Expansion Program Grant

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced that the World Trade Center Utah (WTC Utah) will receive a $500,000 grant to support export growth among small businesses through SBA’s competitive State Trade Expansion Program (STEP).  This year’s award to WTC Utah is a $200,000 increase over the amount awarded to it in 2018, which is the largest increase among all [...]

October 3rd, 2019|Categories: News|0 Comments