Global Engagement


International Investment in WV


Investment in WV

West Virginia is home to more than 130 businesses representing 27 countries from around the world. Global leaders feel at home in West Virginia's friendly communities where they can easily distribute products to their customers throughout the United States via major interstates, river ports and railroads.

Exporting Assistance



In 2015, West Virginia businesses exported goods and services to more than 95 countries. The experienced International Trade Representatives on our team can help review your products, guide your research and outreach planning to maximize your investments of time and resources.

West Virginia First STEP-Next STEP


West Virginia
First STEP-Next STEP

Any small business in West Virginia, regardless of their level of export development experience, is invited to learn more about the West Virginia First STEP-Next STEP Export Assistance Program 2015-2016. A variety of activities and resources are available to help small businesses successfully market their products according to their own export expansion objectives. Learn more today.

30,000 West Virginians are
employed by international companies
doing business in the state