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Upcoming Programs and Events
Reykjavik, Iceland & London, UK
Jun. 8-14, 2014

Join Governor Paul LePage, the newly-formed Maine North Atlantic Development Office (MENADO) at Maine International Trade Center, and the U.S. Commercial Service for a trade mission to Reykjavik and London...


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FEATURED MEMBER: University of New England

According to University of New England (UNE) President Dr. Danielle Ripich, students must have a global experience – “to experience another culture, another country firsthand” – in order to be properly educated in this century. In January 2014, UNE achieved a new milestone in the long-range strategy to provide a global education as the first group of students arrived at the university’s newly constructed campus in Morocco.

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Maine International Trade Center's Lucy Sommo, an international trade specialist with a particular focus on aerospace and information technology, serves on the board of the newly formed Maine Aviation Business Association. In an email to Mainebiz, she and MITC President Janine Bisaillon-Cary detailed ways MITC is already marketing Maine's aviation assets to a global community. Maine exports of aircraft and aircraft parts have grown to $159 million in 2013 from $31.9 million in 2005.

Become a Member
Maine International Trade Center membership is your connection to the world. We are Maine's primary resource for international business assistance, providing trade counseling, import and export leads, coordinated trade missions and shows, and many other useful services to Maine companies seeking to succeed in international markets.

Benefits include:
  • Unlimited one-on-one counseling with international trade specialists
  • Free access to market reports, statistics, trade leads and other online resources
  • Eligibility for export and travel reimbursement grants
  • Discounts on programs, trade missions and overseas trade shows


"MITC's industry reports and trade assistance have helped us access new overseas markets. The Trade Center does a great job linking small businesses internationally." — Peter Anania, President, Mega Industries, Gorham, Maine