exports http://wrvo.org en U.S. Export-Import Bank president promotes benefits of selling products overseas http://wrvo.org/post/us-export-import-bank-president-promotes-benefits-selling-products-overseas <p></p><p>New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand was the first member of Congress to offer the U.S. Export-Import Bank the opportunity to visit small businesses in her state. The result was a meeting last week at Filtertech in Manlius with the bank's president.<br /><br />Filtertech designs and manufactures industrial size liquid filtration systems. &nbsp;</p> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 10:58:54 +0000 Tom Magnarelli 54234 at http://wrvo.org U.S. Export-Import Bank president promotes benefits of selling products overseas Business alliance doubles down on goal to double exports http://wrvo.org/post/business-alliance-doubles-down-goal-double-exports <p>Business leaders in central New York are re-launching efforts to expand their involvement in the export market.</p><p>The <a href="http://www.cnyiba.net/" target="_blank">Central New York International Business Alliance</a> has been around for almost a decade. It’s renewing its push to increase exports among companies in the region, or get them into the market altogether.</p><p>The alliance is an effort from CenterState CEO, a regional chamber of commerce of sorts.</p> Fri, 25 Oct 2013 12:46:53 +0000 Ryan Delaney 46142 at http://wrvo.org Business alliance doubles down on goal to double exports Three Finger Lakes wineries join forces to promote international sales http://wrvo.org/post/three-finger-lakes-wineries-join-forces-promote-international-sales <p></p> Mon, 14 Oct 2013 21:01:00 +0000 Kate O'Connell 45614 at http://wrvo.org Three Finger Lakes wineries join forces to promote international sales Chenango County named latest foreign trade zone in N.Y. http://wrvo.org/post/chenango-county-named-latest-foreign-trade-zone-ny <p>In March, the federal government awarded Chenango County, northeast of Binghamton, foreign trade zone status. That means county businesses can import goods without paying a tariff. They also pay a lower tariff if those goods are sold within the United States and no tariff if the final product is exported. Thu, 18 Apr 2013 13:10:35 +0000 Matt Richmond 36335 at http://wrvo.org Exports and Generation Y, a recipe for upstate growth http://wrvo.org/post/exports-and-generation-y-recipe-upstate-growth <p>Boosting exports, focusing on homegrown New York businesses, and the importance of engaging with Generation Y. These were all topics of focus at the <a href="http://www.thepartnership.org/app/events/accelerate_upstate" target="_blank">Accelerate Upstate 2.0 conference</a> in Buffalo this week. Thu, 31 Jan 2013 13:57:03 +0000 Kate O'Connell 32649 at http://wrvo.org Exports and Generation Y, a recipe for upstate growth Brookings plan aims to double exports in central New York http://wrvo.org/post/brookings-plan-aims-double-exports-central-new-york <p>CenterState CEO, an economic booster engine for central New York, has set a goal of doubling exports for the region over the next five years.</p><p>The path to that goal includes help from the Brookings Institute&#39;s Metropolitan Policy Program. <a href="http://innovationtrail.org/post/syracuse-gets-pro-help-brookings-institution-business-plan" target="_blank">Brookings picked Syracuse last summer as one of four metro areas it would help increase its exports.</a></p><p>The plan was released Wednesday during CenterState&#39;s annual meeting. Along with Brookings, representatives from the US Export-Import Bank and the Commerce Department touted the potential of the region.</p><p>But central New York has a ways to go: Of the top 100 largest metro areas, Brookings found Syracuse ranked 72nd for export value in 2010. Wed, 04 Apr 2012 21:39:30 +0000 Ryan Delaney 17134 at http://wrvo.org Brookings plan aims to double exports in central New York