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New Shippers’ Reference helps companies move products around the world | August 3, 2006

North Dakota’s manufacturers regularly report that the challenges and expense involved in shipping products throughout the world remains one of their biggest obstacles to expanding into new markets.

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Seminar offers roadmap for international expansion | July 26, 2006

North Dakota companies interested in expanding into the global marketplace are encouraged to attend a seminar Aug. 8 and 9 that will provide a roadmap for successful international expansion.

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Trade Office organizes mission to Russia, Kazakhstan and Ukraine | July 10, 2006

The North Dakota Trade Office, in conjunction with the U.S. Commercial Service, invites North Dakota businesses to participate in a trade mission to the Russia Federation, Kazakhstan and the Ukraine Oct. 22 – Nov. 2, […]

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Trade Office Advisory Board member Asmah Tareen named to elite business group | June 27, 2006

Minneapolis, Minn.– Asmah Tareen, a Cavalier, N.D., native, and member of the North Dakota Trade Office Advisory Board, recently was named  a 40 Under Forty by the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal.

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PRACS CEO Carlson Entrepreneur of Year | June 19, 2006

James Carlson, president and CEO of Fargo-based PRACS Institute, has been named Ernst & Young’s Life Sciences Entrepreneur of the Year for the Minnesota and Dakotas region. PRACS Institute is a member of the North […]

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Trade delegation finds success in Taiwan | June 15, 2006

BISMARCK, N.D. – Lt. Gov. Jack Dalrymple led a 29-member delegation on an eight-day trade mission to Taiwan on June 17. The delegation, largely represented by 14 North Dakota businesses and higher education officials, worked to expand […]

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Dickinson-based SolarBee making waves in global marketplace | May 30, 2006

It wasn’t until Greg Dluzak turned to a Dickinson, N.D., company that he began to win back control of a major Southern California water source. Seasonal onslaughts of blue-green algae in Palmdale Lake would turn […]

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Tri-Steel Manufacturing extends global reach | May 23, 2006

Grand Forks, N.D. – After enduring a 20-hour flight from Sydney, Australia and some serious jet lag, Joe Deck towed his bags out of Grand Forks International Airport with no intention of going home for […]

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Hoeven announces $1.5 million grant for Minot intermodal facility | May 10, 2006

MINOT, N.D. – Gov. John Hoeven today was joined by Assistant Secretary Sandy Baruah, of the U.S. Commerce Department’s Economic Development Administration to present a $1.5 million grant to the Minot Development Corporation for the […]

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Exporters turning to Worldwide Trade Partners for tax savings | May 3, 2006

After five years with international accounting giant PricewaterhouseCoopers, Fargo-Moorhead native Jim Fyhrie has come home to help the region’s companies save big bucks on their export sales. At PricewaterhouseCoopers in Minneapolis, Fyhrie, a certified public […]

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