June 2015 International Pulse: Expanding Maryland’s global footprint Mike Gill is Secretary of the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development. I wanted to share some great with news with you about the tremendous gains that Maryland has made in the past few weeks as we continue to expand our
Twelve small and mid-sized Maryland companies have been awarded ExportMD grants by the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development (DBED). The ExportMD grant program assists companies with promoting their products and services globally by financing the costs of marketing internationally, including trade show fees, brochures and travel expenses. The
Considered one of the key economic generators of the State, it’s no surprise the Port of Baltimore is breaking records year after year. A record 9.7 million tons of cargo came through Baltimore’s public marine terminals last year. Nearly 800,000 automobiles were handled by the public and private terminals—the highest
Whether you’re a longshoreman at the Port of Baltimore or the owner of an electronics company that ships to the United Kingdom, you play a role in Maryland’s $12.2 billion international trade market. Maryland exports supported 59,650 jobs in 2014, an increase of 3,802 (6.8 percent) from 2009, the U.S. Department of
Demand for low-cost international travel is surging and Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport is uniquely positioned to take advantage of the growing market. “We are very optimistic about the future here at BWI. Prospects are very positive for international growth,” said Jonathan Dean, manager of the division of communications at BWI.
March was a busy four weeks for the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development (DBED), especially within the Office of International Investment and Trade (OIIT). With the month coming to a close, the International team recaps its recent outreach efforts aimed toward promoting Maryland in the global marketplace.
When it comes to bringing your goods and services to the international marketplace, consider Maryland your gateway. State exports reached a record high of $12.2 billion in 2014, up from $11.8 billion in 2013, the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development (DBED) announced Thursday. How did Maryland do it? Much of that answer
Demand for cybersecurity products and services extend well beyond our nation’s borders. For companies looking to capitalize on international interest in cyber defense, the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development (DBED) is here to help. DBED and the U.S. Commercial Service in Baltimore will host a webinar at 10 a.m. on
Maryland is known across the globe for its innovative medical industry. Nowhere is that more apparent than at MEDICA, the world’s largest medical trade show held every year in Dusseldorf, Germany. Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development (DBED) Secretary Dominick Murray is leading a delegation of eight Maryland medical companies
Hungry for information technology, the international marketplace is increasingly looking to Maryland. Demand is particularly strong in Asia and Latin America. The United States continues to negotiate the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a proposed trade agreement with Australia, Brunei, Chile, Canada, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore and Vietnam. And among