The OSU CITD
focuses on assisting communities in developing countries to meet basic needs for food, water, education, and health.
Funded through the California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office, the CITDs
have often led foreign trade missions for local business representatives and encouraged international trade.
Following their export training at the World Ag Expo, CITD
, along with the California Department of Food (CDFA), is host to the CalAgX training program.
With the addition of CITD
, Ex-Im Bank now has 45 city-state partners in 35 states, plus the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico.
Robert Corona of the CITD
also addressed another concern many businesses have when contemplating a foray into setting up business and manufacturing facilities and relationships in Mexico: patent and copyright infringement and competitive information.
- funded through the California Community Colleges' Economic and Workforce Development Program - Corona endeavors to stimulate international trade by matchmaking qualified importers and exporters.
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The conference is a joint effort by the Port of Hueneme, Pierce College International Business Center, Southern California Regional District Export Council, Oxnard World Trade Center, Oxnard College CITD
, Gold Coast SBDC, The US Commercial Service, The World Affairs Council, Women in International Trade, and the LA Chamber of Commerce International Office.
For packaged software, the country has seen growth rates in excess of 20% in recent years, and as the CITD
notes, "demand has been met by imports.
The program consists of nine classroom sessions taught by experienced international marketing executives and consultants, supported by periodic meetings with a trade adviser and assistance from a CITD
With training seminars and state-of-the-art resources, such as highly rated expertise, referral and resource services, international trade libraries, access to an international database network, industry matchmaker missions and trade leads, trade centers like CITD
have assisted with the hundreds of trade transactions that have helped make California the leading exporting state in the United States.
Newman, vice president of Marketing and Sales at DVDO, said, "The CITD
Division of Matsushita brings a strong Japanese partner into the DVDO family.