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Governor’s Trade Excellence Awards honors export success


MONTGOMERY, Alabama — Governor Robert Bentley today honored eight homegrown companies with Trade Excellence Awards for their accomplishments in exporting Alabama-made products and services to customers around the globe, reflecting a key priority of his administration’s economic growth strategy. [caption id="attachment_9989" align="alignright" width="172"] Gov. Bentley presented the Trade...

Written by Jerry Underwood

Robert Stackpole: The Global Appeal of Alabama’s Southern Charm


By: Robert Stackpole, director of the International Trade Administration’s Export Assistance Center in Birmingham, Ala.   In a business sense, Alabama can’t be pointed out in one location on a map. As the Alabama Department of Commerce is proud to point out, Alabama is...

Written by Jerry Underwood

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