How Can We Help Your Business Succeed Globally?

As countries and regions around the world rebound from the COVID-19 pandemic at different rates, international trade will be a key element of the economic recovery for Maine.

Eligible Maine companies may receive a maximum of five STEP Financial Assistance Awards per year totaling up to $20,000 per year in reimbursements for costs associated with activities in the following categories:

  • International Business Development
  • Export Skills Development
  • Export Marketing Assistance
  • International E-Commerce and Digital Marketing
Global communication network concept. Worldwide business.

In order to help your business realize even greater benefit from this financial support, we’ve reduced the match requirement to 25% of the total cost for approved activities, and 75% of eligible costs for approved activities will be covered.

How can we help your business succeed globally? Here are a few ideas.

Other ideas or questions?

Please contact George Lindbom, International Trade Specialist, at or 207-517-3514.