Why Export

Why Export from B.C.?

  • The shortest sea route between
North America and Asia
  • Several world-class international ports
  • A shared land border with the world’s
largest consumer market, the United States
  • Sources of federal and
provincial funding and support
  • Enhance your competitiveness
  • Widen your sales funnel

How it Works


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Your export journey starts

The Steps to Exporting

The export pathway consists of four stages: awareness, planning, market entry, and market development & growth.

Throughout your export journey, your personal Export Advisor will connect you with resources, industry connections, and support services along the way. This includes service providers, government trade officers, and more, to ensure your business is set up for success in your new market.

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Steps to Exporting