Grow Your Exports Seminar is a branded trade education program of the Arkansas District Export Council (ArDEC), developed in partnership with the U.S. Commercial Service (USCS), that offers consistent, high-quality export education and training to local U.S. exporters.
Arkansas District Export Council members partner with local businesses to provide specicalized counsel & advice to Arkansas companies interested in exporting for the first time or expanding their international markets
The Arkansas District Export Council works to actively sponsor and participate in trade promotion activities, as well as advocate for effective trade policy positions. In addition, ArDEC members frequently meet with politicians to discuss international trade issues.
The Governor's Award for Excellence in Global Trade recognizes exporting excellence among Arkansas's manufacturers. Held annually at the Governor's Mansion, this award brings recognition to Arkansas companies that have overcome the challenges related to exporting.