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News

Atlanta No. 14 in Nation for Exports

by Trevor Williams | May 15, 2015

Source: Global Atlanta

Atlanta exported $26.5 billion worth of goods and services in 2014, making it No. 14 for volume of export sales among the 381 metro areas ranked in a new Brookings

Editorial: Expanded foreign trade zone produces results

Reposted from: Savannah Morning News

Foreign trade zone — unless you’re already familiar with the phrase, it’s one of those word combinations that tends to generate thoughts of such things as red tape, bureaucracy and technicalities.

In

Trends 2014: Telling Atlanta’s Export Stories

By Trevor Williams
Global Atlanta

Exports have in the past been seen as icing on the cake of a successful economy: beneficial, but not essential to the recipe. That has started to change, and Atlanta in 2014 enlarged its role

Events

ExportGA 2015: Your Fast Track to International Sales – 28 August

Friday, August 28, 2015

Presented by: ExportGA

at
University of Georgia at Gwinnett
Source: GlobalAtlanta
ExportGA 2015: Your Fast Track to International Sales

Succeed in Brazil – Part 3 – 20 August

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Presented by: Brazilian – American Chamber of Commerce

2:30 p.m.
at
Source: GlobalAtlanta
Succeed in Brazil – Part 3

Lunch & Learn: How to Save Your Business Money – 20 August

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Presented by: Netherlands American Chamber of Commerce Southeast

12 p.m.
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NACCSE
Source: GlobalAtlanta
Lunch & Learn: How to Save Your Business Money

Cybersecurity Forum with Israel and the American South – 20 August

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Presented by: Baker Donelson – Israel and the American South Initiative

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Georgia Tech University Global Learning Center
Source: GlobalAtlanta
Cybersecurity Forum with Israel and the American South

Marketing to a Global Audience – 13 August

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Presented by: Georgia Indo-American Chamber Of Commerce

6:30 p.m.
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Tadka Restaurant, Saddle Brook Shopping Center
Source: GlobolAtlanta
Marketing to a Global Audience

Manufacturing & Supply Chain Forum – 11 August

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Presented by: Partnership Gwinnett & the Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce

7:30 a.m.
at Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce
Source: GlobalAtlanta
Manufacturing & Supply Chain Forum

Investment in China: Considerations and Strategies – 12 August

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Presented by: Georgia China Alliance

7:30 a.m.
at
Offices of Troutman Sanders LLP
Source: GlobalAtlanta
Investment in China: Considerations and Strategies

Did you know?

95%

Consumers

Markets outside the U.S. make up 95% of the world’s consumers.

Revenue Growth

Small and medium manufacturers that exported showed an average revenue growth of 37% from 2005 – 2009.

0 Trillion

Consumption

Global middle class consumption will reach $35T by 2020 (up from $21T in 2000).

80%

Purchasing Power

Markets outside the U.S. make up 80% of the world’s purchasing power.

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