The International Trade Center (ITC) at SIUE is one of 12 trade centers located throughout the State of Illinois.
Our trade center serves businesses in southern Illinois by providing the following:
The ITC at SIUE is funded in part by the U.S. Small Business Administration, the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO), and Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. Our center has a longtime partnership with the Illinois Office of Trade and Investment (OTI), which maintains a full-time staff of both foreign and domestic-based international trade and marketing experts. OTI also manages ten foreign trade offices located in Belgium, Japan, Hong Kong, Mainland China, Mexico, Canada, Israel, India, Brazil and South Africa.