East Bay International Trade

Country Specific

International trade resources are categorize below by specific regions or countries.

Asia

China SF San Francisco Economic Partnership
Provides assistance for US companies to expand in China. Darlene Chiu Bryant, Executive Director. San Francisco Center for Economic Development. 

Invest Hong Kong (InvestHK)
Mission is to attract businesses to Hong Kong and periodically host events in the Bay Area to market the advantages of doing business in Hong Kong. 

Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office (HKETO)
Mission is to attract businesses to Hong Kong and periodically host events in the Bay Area to market the advantages of doing business in Hong Kong. 

Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency
Offers Silicon Valley related services and support for foreign companies entering the IT market in Korea. Specific services include legal support, office space opportunities, marketing support and networking with other Korean companies.

Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO)
Government organization that promotes mutual trade and investment between Japan and the world. The agency helps small to medium size businesses maximize export trade potential. 

Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA)
Mission of the organization is to promote industrial development in Malaysia and welcome investors. 

Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA)
The agency's main goal is to promote exports from Taiwan to other nations. 

Europe

Europort
Dedicated agency to promote European based industry and trade in Silicon Valley. 

Bavarian U.S. Offices for Economic Development
Provides services, information, site selection and expansion opportunities for U.S. companies and investors.

Belgium - Belcham Bay Area
Provides support for Belgium based businesses to grown, connect and support each other in the Bay Area. 

Belgian Trade Commission - Wallonia Investment and Trade Office
Agency promotes trade between Belgium and U.S. Specific mission is to promote export from Belgium into the U.S. and attract American investors into the Wallonian region in Belgium. 

British-American Business Council
Membership driven organization to assist with promotion, event coordination, VISA programs and data analysis for British based U.S. companies. 

Brussels Invest & Export
The agency provides assistance and support to Brussels based companies looking to export abroad and facilitate investment to Brussels by foreign captial. 

France - Paris Region International Mission Enterprise
The agency is dedicated to encourage American investment into the Paris region. 

French American Chamber of Commerce
Nonprofit organization dedicated to engage, support and foster French-American businesses located in the Bay Area. 

German American Business Association
Member driven nonprofit organization to develop and foster technology and startup knowledge between California based and German companies. 

German American Chamber of Commerce
Agency dedicated to link German and American companies and organizations. Services are dedicated to specific industries such as biotechbology, IT, renewal energy and nanotechnology. 

German Silicon Valley Accelerator
Mission of the agency is to faciliate startups growth of German based companies in the U.S. market. 

Irish Technology Leadership Group
Nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting technology connections between Silicon Valley and Ireland.

Northern Ireland
The business development agency helps new and existing businesses compete internationally by attracting investment into Northern Ireland and assisting Northern Ireland based businesses succeed abroad. 

Spain - California-Spain Chamber of Commerce
Nonprofit agency dedicated to promoting knowledge and networking opportunities between businesses, academia and technology with entities in California and Spain. 

Spain Tech Center
Dedicated to facilitating the commercialization and implementation of Spanish technology companies in the Bay Area. 

Swedish American Chamber of Commerce - Silicon Valley
Facilitates trae and knowledge between Sweden and Northern California

Swiss-American Chamber of Commerce - San Francisco
Dedicated to assisting Swiss companies in the United States and U.S. companies in Switzerland expand. 

Swisscom Ventures
Branch of Swisscom AG dedicated in investing in digital media, IT and telecommunication companies in Silicon Valley.

Swissnex
Organization is dedicated to networking companies, educators, technologists and professionals from Switzerland to Bay Area entities.