What Trade Means to Maine

  • Last year, 2,264 Maine companies exported $2.8 billion in goods and services to 168 countries.
  • Trade supports 180,500 (nearly 1 in 4) Maine jobs.
  • Since 2009, Maine jobs related to trade increased by 25.9%, while overall job growth was just 0.3% in same time frame.

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

STEP Financial Assistance Awards

Eligible businesses may receive reimbursements totaling up to $10,500 per year through this program for costs associated with these activities.


What Our Members Say

Here’s what a long-term partnership with MITC looks like. Congratulations on your continuing success in export markets (and thanks for the kind words) Ready Seafood! We look forward to working together for many years to come.

Introduction to NAFTA

October 26th   |  8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Join us for this one-day training with Mike Allocca. Learn how to be in full compliance with all NAFTA regulations and get an overview of new FTA’s with Panama, South Korea, and Colombia.