Tradestart

How We Can Help

TRADESTART can help your business enter the global marketplace.

Learn how take your product or service outside Canada. Access expertise and information in the CLASSROOM, ONE-ON-ONE, or ONLINE.

We specialize in advanced export essentials:

  • Selling to Foreign Markets
  • Market Viability & Entry
  • Logistics – Rules & Regulations
  • Export Strategy
  • Finance
  • Building International Relationships

International Trade Seminars

Presented by trade experts, our insightful seminars provide you with relevant knowledge you need to build your international business.

Visit: Visit our Events Calendar to find out more details about the seminars and events taking place in your area.  

Community Visits

TRADESTART works with local network partners, community organizations, municipalities, educational institutions and various levels of governments to deliver the program throughout BC. If your organization is interested in working with us, we would like to find out about you and your community needs.

Contact: Call us on 1.866.926.5545 or complete the Contact Us form, telling us the organization you are from and the type and size of audience you expect.

Trade Coaching

Meet with a member of our Trade Team to address your plans for the export of your Canadian goods or services.

Contact: Call us on 1.866.926.5545 to book an appointment.

Business Plan and Market Research Coaching

TRADESTART offers a Business Plan Review Service through Small Business BC.  Their business plan advisors will review your business plan and provide you with constructive feedback, so that your plan is ready for global implementation.

Having trouble knowing where to start with your market research? Small Business BC offer Market Research Coaching, to help you understand how to extract the information you need.  Their expert advisors will lead you through the process of gathering market data, using the resources available in the Small Business BC business library.

Contact: Call the Small Business BC Client Services Team on 1.800.667.2272 to find out more.