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Export Development Canada Launches $50M Women in Trade Investments Program

Export Development Canada Launches $50M Women in Trade Investments Program

A major component showcased in the 2018 Federal Budget announcement, the Women Entrepreneurship Strategy (WES) is devoting nearly $2 billion to helping women grow their businesses through expertise, access to financing, and talent. This strategy is assisting the Canadian government in achieving its goal of doubling the number of majority women-owned businesses by 2025, as…

With the Help of Export Development Canada, “Canadians are Exporting Food Safety”

With the Help of Export Development Canada, “Canadians are Exporting Food Safety”

Export Development Canada’s (EDC) Barbara Grinfield wrote an article earlier this year to explain the EDC’s work on Exporting Food Safety. “Food safety is a set of skills that can be marketed,” Barbara explains. “By leveraging our (Canada’s) reputation for high-quality and safe commodities, processes foods and beverages.”  The EDC has thus begun looking at…

Canadian Business Grants & Loans Guest Blog:  Export Development Canada

Canadian Business Grants & Loans Guest Blog: Export Development Canada

Please note that the Export Development Canada (EDC) EXPORTCheck program is no longer available. While EXPORTCheck has been phased out, EDC offers a wide variety of other programs and services to assist Canadian SMEs with their export expansion activities. Please browse related EDC articles for more information. Export Development Canada (EDC) provides insurance and financial services…

Export Development Canada (EDC) Support Services for Small Business

Export Development Canada (EDC) Support Services for Small Business

Export Development Canada (EDC) provides insurance and financial services, bonding products, and small business solutions to Canadian exporters. Jeff Keats, Account Manager at EDC has shared information on a few of the organization’s valuable services via the following guest article: In my work, I talk to Canadian companies every day about what hurdles they encounter…

Export Guarantee Program – Export Development Canada

In addition to the previously highlighted Buyer Financing Program by Export Development Canada, The Export Guarantee Program can help Canadian exporters by providing additional financial support for export-related activities and/or foreign investments. The available support can vary from: Up to 100% for loans where Canadian companies are making direct investments abroad Up to 90% for…

Buyer Financing – Export Development Canada

The Buyer Financing program is organized by Export Development Canada. EDC provides financing directly to a foreign buyer of Canadian goods and services and in these situations takes the risk of non-payment and disburses the funds directly to the company. Generally, financing is provided for up to 85 per cent of the value of the…

Canada’s Tech Network (CTN) Soft Landing Program

Canada’s Tech Network (CTN) Soft Landing Program

Canada’s Tech Network (CTN) Soft Landing Program Receive up to $4,000 in Startup & Youth Entrepreneur Funding. The CTN Soft Landing Program was created to assist startups and young businesses carry out international commercialization and export market development activities through funding support, as well as startup incubator resources. Canada’s Tech Network (CTN) Soft Landing Program Amount of Funding Successful applicants…