Tag Archives: South Korea

VEDP Releases South Korea Defense Market and the Procurement Procedure Report

The Virginia Economic Development Partnership (VEDP) released a newly commissioned report on South Korea’s Defense Market and Procurement Procedure. VEDP’s in-country market research partner conducted in-depth research on South Korea’s defense market, as well as its defense procurement system in order to provide Virginia companies with useful information on the market structure. As the country’s… Read more

Meet with Virginia’s Trade Representatives from Around the World: May 4 – 8, 2015

Meet in person with VEDP’s trade representatives from the United Kingdom, South Korea, Southeast Asia, the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Colombia, and China in Tyson’s Corner, Roanoke, or Norfolk! These experts provide valuable in-country market research specific to your product or service. Our trade representatives can help you: Gain local knowledge fast Realize competitive… Read more

Taking Advantage of Free Trade Agreements (FTAs) to Grow Sales Abroad

What is an FTA? A Free Trade Agreement (FTA) is a treaty between two or more countries that eliminates tariffs, import quotas, and/or preferences on most goods and services traded between them.  Trade Promotion Agreements (TPAs) are a type of FTA. For more information, visit Export.gov. Why are FTAs good for exporters? FTAs are one… Read more

An Inside Look at Trade Mission Results

What does a military after-market equipment logistics services provider have in common with timber and logs processor or a coffee products company?  They were just three of eight companies that participated in the April 2013 Trade Mission to South Korea sponsored by VEDP. These three companies came away with new relationships and first sales very… Read more