Doing Business Globally is sponsored by Encino Energy and the Youngstown Business Incubator.

Tap Local Resources to Do Business Globally

Local companies looking to do business outside of the country can find help from several sources.
According to the Ohio Department of Development, Ohio ranked ninth among all states in 2022 exports. Ohio products were sent to 212 countries – 10 of which received more than $1 billion in exports. Canada was the state’s top export destination at 35.4%, followed by Mexico, Japan and China.
Industrial machinery, a key manufacturing segment in northeastern Ohio, was the state’s leading export in 2022, at roughly $8.3 billion. Total Ohio exports topped $57 billion in 2022. READ MORE


Export Internship Program Serves Manufacturers

After learning about export and trade through the Ohio Export Internship Program, Teddi Kinsey was ready to contribute when she arrived as a summer intern at Taylor-Winfield Technologies in Youngstown. READ MORE

Doing Business Globally examines the export/import market here locally and which industries are most active. It will also look at what global markets provide opportunities for local companies, the potential for tapping into new international opportunities and the full range of available resources to assist business.