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Global Partnerships

Partnerships with Trade Agencies

In order to support international business and trade education in the Charleston area and in South Carolina, the Global Business Resource Center maintains partnerships or relationships with the following federal, state, and local governmental entities which have as their mission the furtherance of economic growth through increased US exports:

Global Trade Research

The Global Businnes Resource Center promotes increased global trade and new opportunities for South Carolina through trade research for businesses. Under the supervision of Dr. Rene Mueller, a team of interns takes on market research projects to support increased export growth, locating business opportunities, and clarifying international import requirements. Begining in 2014, the Global Business Resource Center will support the World Trade Center Charleston and the Brooking's Institute Metro Export Initiative with international market research for local businesses exporting goods and services. This semester long project will produce an indepth market analysis for clients including industry analysis, customer comparision, and suggestions for entering new marktes created by interns under supervision of Dr. Gonzalez. 

For business owners seeking more information and how to apply to benefit from trade research from The Global Business Resource Center contact Marvin Gonzalez at gonzalezm@cofc.edu.

For students interested in interning with the Global Business Resource Center review the market reserach internship here. 

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