Ex-Im Bank’s Charter Expires

At midnight on June 30, the charter of Ex-Im Bank expired due to Congress' failure to reauthorize the Bank before recessing last week, meaning all new projects being considered by


New Trade Report: Exports Help U.S. Jobs, Growth

On April 9, U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker and U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) Michael Froman released a new report, entitled: United States of Trade, which shows the benefits of access


Ex-Im Debate Moves Forward, Reauth Push Continues

With only a few short months remaining for Congress to reauthorize the Export-Import Bank of the U.S. (Ex-Im Bank), lawmakers held a joint hearing with the House Financial Services Subcommittee


SBA to Award $17 Million for Small Biz Exports

U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet recently announced that as of April 8 states are now able to apply for cooperative agreements for the State Trade and Export



N.Muncaster SBEA Member Spotlight: Nathan Muncaster of Polyguard Products

This month, SBEA is spotlighting Nathan Muncaster of Polyguard Products, based in Ennis, Texas which specializes in products that protect surfaces and structures from moisture, water, or other undesired substances.