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Pacific Trade Deal Now in Effect | February 7, 2019

The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) is now the third largest trade agreement in the world by combined GDP, coming in after the North American Free Trade Agreement and the European Single […]

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Updates on US-Mexico-Canada Agreement and Trade Dispute with China | January 3, 2019

The United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement and the trade dispute with China continue to dominate national and state trade news. Trade relationships with the three nations came under increased scrutiny in early 2017, resulting in tariffs, negotiations […]

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Technology & the Changing Global Landscape: 3D Printing | December 6, 2018

In this series, we examine the impact of the latest technologies on global business. First, we simplified Blockchain and now we’ll discuss 3D printing, also known as additive manufacturing. Three-dimensional printing has been around since […]

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World Bank Report – Who’s Making it Easier to Trade Across Borders? | December 6, 2018

The World Bank released their Doing Business 2019 report in October, which ranks the world’s markets by their number of regulations that enhance or constrain business. The report analyzed the ease of doing business within […]

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Upcoming Trade Missions 2019 | November 1, 2018

The North Dakota Trade Office is developing multiple trade missions that will take place over the following year. Various industries are targeted throughout 2019, with grant funding available for those that qualify. Below is a […]

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NDTO Member Profile: Alloway Standard Industries | November 1, 2018

Kelly O’Hara of Alloway Standard Industries is a busy guy. If he’s not in the office working as the sole sales manager of Alloway Standard Industries, he’s in the field demonstrating sugar beet equipment or […]

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Technology & the Changing Global Landscape: What is Blockchain? | November 1, 2018

In this series, we will examine the impact of the latest technologies on global business. Our first technology is the word many are buzzing about – blockchain. But what is it and why are people […]

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Featured STEP ND Activity: Marketing your Company with Virtual Reality | October 18, 2018

Give international customers a tour of your facility, let them see the crops growing in the field or get an in-depth view of your product — all without travel and language barriers. That is a […]

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NDTO & World Trade News: What You Should Know | October 4, 2018

The North Dakota Trade Office has been in high gear over the summer as it underwent a strategy and revisioning process in order to best serve the state’s exporters, while also advocating on behalf of […]

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Export Assistant Program Relaunches | October 4, 2018

The North Dakota Trade Office (NDTO) is partnering with North Dakota State University to relaunch the Export Assistant Program, an opportunity for talented graduate students and North Dakota companies to collaborate for mutual benefit. The […]

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