Advocacy on International Trade Issues
The Arkansas District Export Council advocates for the expansion of Arkansas exports by advocating for free trade. ArDEC provides constructive ideas and comments to U.S. Government officials and Congressional representatives on leveling the playing field for Arkansas companies overseas. The ArDEC recognizes that Arkansas economy depends on world markets. Not only does exporting foster economic growth, it creates jobs for Arkansas residents. By advocating for free trade and encouraging internation business, the ArDEC is promoting the growth and development of Arkansas.