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International Trade Center

Current Events

March 13th, 2014

Trade Breakfast Series: Manufacturing & Global Trade Finance
Sponsored by IMEC & Regions Bank

The Illinois Manufacturing Excellence Center (IMEC) is a team of experienced continuous improvement experts who work with small and mid-sized Illinois manufacturers to be more productive and globally competitive.
Regions Bank is a leading U.S. provider of foreign trade services with an extensive network of banks around the globe. As one of the largest issuers of letters of credit, Regions Bank is also a top-10 lender for the US Ex-Im Bank export financing program.

This program will include topics & opportunities such as:

► Manufacturing Focus: Lean, Quality and other optimization tools for your business
► Trends for key manufacturing sectors around the world
► Creative ways to mitigate risk and protect your profit margins
► How to increase sales through export credit insurance & loan guarantee programs
► Meet and network with trade professionals, international lenders and other exporters

Past Events

2013 Events

2012 Events

2011 Events

Southern Illinois Trade Mission to South America 2009

Buenos Aires, Argentina; Sao Paulo, Brazil; Santiago, Chile; Lima, Perú

For access to the most recent press release, please

For access to the most recent press release, please click here

For post-mission details, please click here

Newspaper Article Featuring B.D.i., a Mission Participant click here

South America Trade Mission - Spanish Version, please click here

Learn about other great opportunities:

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