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NDTO leads Mission to Paris for SIAL Food Innovation Show | November 9, 2022

This past October, NDTO led a trade mission to Paris, France, for five ND companies to highlight their specialty crop and pulse products to European buyers and beyond. A new tradeshow for NDTO, SIAL Pairs […]

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How the Strong Dollar Impacts the Exporter | November 9, 2022

In the last year, we have steadily seen a strong US dollar in the global economy, which is good for many, including international travelers and importers. On the other hand, a strong US dollar can […]

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Member Profile: Birdsall Grain & Seed LLC | November 9, 2022

New to exporting, Mark Birdsall and son-in-law Blake Inman have persistently grown Birdsall Grain and Seed LLC and their farm in Berthold, ND.  The company specializes in seed production and processing as well as agronomy […]

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Grow Your Exports One STEP at a Time | October 21, 2022

The North Dakota Trade Office is excited to announce a new year of the State Trade Expansion Program (STEP) to continue the support of ND companies interested in exporting. The STEPND program is a grant […]

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Member Profile: Brushvale Seed | October 21, 2022

Exemplary quality and strategic genetics have kept Brushvale Seed exporting for more than 35 years. It is now a state-of-the-art processing facility focusing on quality, identity-preserved, food-grade soybeans with global impact. Several generations ago, the […]

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Governor Burgum Led Trade and Investment  Mission to Japan | October 21, 2022

ND Governor Doug Burgum led a successful Trade and Investment Mission to Japan in the first week of October 2022, emphasizing agriculture, energy, technology, and investment. The mission achieved a host of new partnerships between […]

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Big Iron International Visitors Program 2022 in Review | September 20, 2022

The NDTO was excited to host the Big Iron International Visitors Program(IVP) this year with more than 60 delegates from 10 countries. All things agribusiness were discussed throughout the week with tours at Grand Farm, […]

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Member Profile: Leonardite Products | August 31, 2022

Leonardite is not something familiar to most yet you will learn the story of Leonardite Products in Williston, ND, and their push to grow the state’s economy through exporting. Cherie Harms, President of Leonardite Product, […]

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United States-Kenya Strategic Trade and Investment Partnership | August 31, 2022

In mid-July, talks were underway between United States Trade Representative Katherine Tai and Kenya’s Ministry of Industrialization, Trade and Enterprise Development Cabinet Secretary, Betty Maina, to launch the United States-Kenya Strategic Trade and Investment Partnership […]

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Member Profile: PS Industries | July 6, 2022

PS Industries calls Grand Forks, ND home and has done so since 1974. This family-owned company has expanded and grown from the needs of its customers to have three primary initiatives: high-quality industrial doors, safety/fall-protection […]

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