What Trade Means for Maine

  • International trade, including exports and imports, supports 180,500 Maine jobs – more than 1 in 5 in the state.
  • Since 2009, Maine jobs related to trade increased by 25.9%; overall job growth was 0.3% in same time frame.

(Source: “How Maine’s Economy Benefits from International Trade & Investment” report from Business Roundtable)

Maine International Trade Day

May 25  |  12:00 – 6:00 PM

After 25 years of expansion and relative stability, the EU is going through seismic changes. Join us to learn how changes in the EU will impact Maine businesses.


What Our Members Say

“MITC is an incredible resource available to companies of all sizes in Maine.  As a young entrepreneur with a global mindset, I find MITC to be a vital tool in my efforts to grow my business and expand the market for my products, now or in the future.  From the educational programs to the research arm to the trade mission opportunities, MITC offers a vast array of resources and programs to help Maine companies learn, develop, and grow.”

Kate McAleer, Founder/Owner, Bixby & Co., Rockland, ME

Mastering Export Documentation

June 22    |    8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

This workshop will cover how to correctly fill out international documents, where to find needed information, and when specific documents are required.