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2017 DEC of the Year Award

HPEC wins 2017 DEC of the Year Award

The Hawaii Pacific Export Council (HPEC) was the recipient of the 2017 District Export Council (DEC) of the Year Award by the US Department of Commerce at an event at the US Chamber of Commerce in Washington, DC. Attending the ceremony on behalf of HPEC were board members David Day and Rob Haak and Executive […]

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How to Write an Export Plan

*Disclaimer: The following is from a previous post on export.gov. Click the link for more information In this webinar, you will learn how to write a simple but effective export plan for your business, featuring the new Small Business Administration’s Export Planning Tool. You will learn the framework for writing your export plan. You will […]

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Hawaii Trade Expansion Program Seminars

Seminar Programs: Kauai: Tue, December 5, 2017 8:45 AM – 11:00 AM HST Location: Hawaii SBDC Office2970 Kele St, Suite 101 Lihue Plantation Building, Lihue, HI 96766 Register and learn more at this website: https://histep2018-intro-kauai.eventbrite.com  Oahu: Wed, December 6, 2017 8:45 – 11:00 AM HST Location: Hawaii Foreign Trade Zone No. 9 521 Ala Moana […]

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Introduction to Free Trade Agreements

Introduction to Free Trade Agreements

*Disclaimer: This post was originally found on export.gov. Website: https://www.export.gov/article?id=U-S-Free-Trade-Agreements–Introduction Overview When deciding what countries to target with your products, it is important to consider whether they have a free trade agreement with the United States. Specifics of each free trade agreement vary, but generally they provide U.S. sellers with lower import duties. Additional components of […]

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