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Women's Global Trade Empowerment Forum
Expanding Trade in North America & Beyond



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Inaugural Women's Global Trade Empowerment Forum: Expanding Trade in North America & Beyond

Session 1  7/28:  Kick-off feat. USMCA & Future of Trade in  North America - Expanding and Diversifying Sales
Session 2  8/11:  Financing the Deal & Getting Paid
Session 3  8/25:  Thriving in the Digital Trade Economy Under USMCA
Session 4   9/1:   How to Make USMCA Work for You - Changes in Customs & Rules of Origin
Session 5  9/10:  Strategies for Global Success: Compliance, Contracts and Corporate Governance
Session 6  9/22:  SMEs & USMCA; WGTEF Wrap Up/Certificate Presentations

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Toolkits & Resources 


The new United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) will support mutually beneficial trade leading to freer markets, fairer trade, and robust economic growth in North America. Click a button below to access the latest updates and fact sheets.


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Find exporting resources for your ecommerce sales channels, both retail and industrial alike that sell or promote brand awareness online. Click a button below to access content and the eCommerce video series! logo

STOPfakes is dedicated to helping U.S. companies protect their innovations and safely market their products at home and overseas. Click a button below to access resources that will help you understand how to register your company's intellectual property and protect it from counterfeiting and piracy.


Finance Your Export Deals

Make global deals while protecting your cash flow. The U.S. government offers a variety of financing and insurance products to help you build working capital, sell abroad and protect your business. Click a button below to learn more about finance options and how to manage risk.




About the Women's Global Trade Empowerment Forum

This is the U.S. Commercial Service's premiere event for women entrepreneurs who wish to boldly grow their business into new markets! With the implementation of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), this dynamic forum provides a truly unique opportunity to gain the tools, skills and networks to build an export strategy and develop business connections.

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We are excited to have you join us for this one-of-a-kind event. Thank you for your participation!

Thank You to Our Sponsors Diamond Level: North Texas District Export Council (Founding Sponsor) & UPS; Gold Level: Dallas College & OWIT Orange County; In Collaboration With OWIT, MBDA, & WeConnect International