Passport to Global Markets

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Companies are also encouraged to apply for our signature Passport to Global Markets program. It includes three (3) nonconsecutive days of in-house training that combines panels, seminars, and individual counseling. You will work with legal experts, bankers, freight forwarders, and trade specialists to devise an international growth strategy, customized to your company’s strengths.

Programs in 2013 are being held in:

  • Norfolk: January 31, February 28, March 28
  • Fairfax: February 7, February 21, April 4
  • Roanoke: April 25, May 9, June 13
Training on program days will take place between 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

All other training components will be conducted intermittently and at a time and place to be determined in consultation with the client and service providers.

The price for companies accepted into this competitive program is $350.

Learn more about this program and download the application here.

For all other inquiries or to become a client of the Virginia International Trade Initiative program, please contact Aaron Miller (703-277-7715 or

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