Exporter ResourcesFlorida is home to more than 43,000 exporters, the second highest number in the United States. In 2008, Florida companies exported more than $54 billion worth of goods – making it the fourth largest exporting state in the country – and over $30 billion worth of services were sold to companies in over 200 countries around the world. International trade is big business in our state and we know what it takes to make it happen. Learn about Florida's key export markets and access your company's export readiness.
Contact the Cape Coral Economic Development Office today for the export resources and personalized business assistance in Cape Coral, Florida.
Florida Global Trade
Export Key Target Sectors
Learn more about Business Assistance Resources from the Florida Economic Development Office in business friendly Cape Coral.
Assessing Your Company's
Florida Key Export Markets
North America, Latin America and the Caribbean Basin
Asia & Oceania
Africa & Middle East
Gulf Cooperation Council Nations
Foreign Trade Zones
Cape Coral has two Foreign Trade Zones (FTZs), which allow businesses to import parts and components duty free if they use them to manufacture or assemble products for export.
Learn more about Cape Coral Foreign Trade Zones
U.S. Commercial Service
The U.S. Commercial Service, part of the U.S. Department of Commerce, has a mission to provide export assistance to small and medium sized companies, reduce trade barriers, and increase the number of trade missions abroad. The objective is to double US exports by 2015. According to reports, accomplishing this objective would mean 2 million new jobs in the US.
Visit the US Commercial Service web site at www.export.govfor information about getting started with an export plan, determining your business’s readiness, researching the market, and connecting with a trade specialist. There are over 1800 Commercial Service trade specialists deployed in more than 80 countries. They are there to help you do a global business.
Contact the U.S. Commercial Service for Export Assistance
U.S. Commercial Service
Click here to contact the nearest U.S. Commercial Service Assistance Center located in the Clearwater/Tampa Bay region.
Ready, Set, EXPORT!
Register on the U.S. Commercial Service website www.export.gov for market research and trade leads:
Learn your product’s potential in a given market, the market’s business practices, and best prospects for success. https://www.export.gov/Market-Intelligence
• Find Buyers
• Due Diligence of Buyers