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World Trade Center Arkansas Sees Bright Future With EU After D.C. Reception
Despite a shakeup among European Union membership, the EU will continue to be a major player in Arkansas trade and investment, according to Dan Hendrix of the World Trade Center Arkansas.
World Trade Center Arkansas Seeks Local Artists for Global Mural Competition
The competition asks local artists around the world to visually define the cultural understanding and connection that results from global trade. The deadline for entries is Feb. 7, 2020.
Boozman Cites World Trade Center Arkansas Report in Push for New Trade Deal
The center's trade and jobs report shows that Canada and Mexico were Arkansas' top two export destinations in 2018, accounting for $2 billion in goods while supporting 120,000 Arkansas jobs.
Class Analysis: Mexico Could Soon Be Arkansas' Top Export Destination
Melvin Torres, director of Western Hemisphere trade at the World Trade Center Arkansas, explained Arkansas' strong trade ties with Mexico to a political science class.
Regional Meeting Vital for Expanding Arkansas Exports in Latin America
Melvin Torres, director of Western Hemisphere trade for World Trade Center Arkansas, represented Arkansas at the Latin American Regional Meeting of trade centers in Colombia.
Report: Arkansas Exports Continue Robust Growth
A report from the World Trade Center Arkansas, an outreach of the University of Arkansas, shows that Arkansas exports grew in 2018 and spanned more than 170 countries.
World Trade Center Arkansas Strengthening Relationships With Côte d'Ivoire
Denise Thomas, director of Africa and Middle East Trade for World Trade Center Arkansas, helped promote bilateral trade earlier this month between Arkansas and Côte d'Ivoire.
World Trade Center Arkansas Awarded $200,000 STEP Grant
World Trade Center Arkansas received a State Trade and Export Promotion grant to assist Arkansas’ small businesses expand exports.
World Trade Center Arkansas Hosts New Canada Consul at Reception
The event included a representative from the Office of Gov. Asa Hutchinson, Arkansas business leaders and U of A staff.
World Trade Center Arkansas Internship Prepared Alumna for International Career
Claire Beach '17 is now working on a Master of Arts in governance and international policy at Aston University in the United Kingdom.