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Global Affairs Canada – Business Women in International Trade


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The Business Women in International Trade (BWIT) program of the Trade Commissioner Service (TCS) helps open doors and opportunities for Canadian women-owned businesses to successfully expand into global markets. BWIT works with Canadian businesses that are at least 51% owned, as well as managed and controlled by one or more women. It can connect you with export advice and support by introducing you to trade commissioners in more than 160 cities worldwide and offers:

  • Women-focused trade missions
  • Funding and financing
  • Exporting advice and support
  • International contacts and opportunities