Maine trade center wins grant to lure foreign investors

The $812,823 grant from the U.S. Commerce Department’s Economic Development Administration is to attract foreign investment to Maine.

The Maine International Trade Center has been selected for an $812,823 federal grant to attract foreign investment to Maine.

The U.S. Commerce Department’s Economic Development Administration announced Wednesday that the grant will be issued to MITC and the Maine Department of Economic and Community Development to establish a statewide “Invest in Maine” program to attract foreign direct investment to the state, according to a release from the commerce department.

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