Made in Montana USA - Official Site

Made In Montana

 

Made in Montana News

Want to keep up on the latest happenings about the Made in Montana program and our members? Check here often to learn what is new and sign up to receive news delivered to your inbox.

Missoula Members Push to Grow International Exports

State Trade Expansion Program to support Diversified Plastics, Sunburst Sensors

Wednesday, October 25, 2017/Categories: Made in Montana

International Exports

The Montana Department of Commerce State Trade Expansion Program will support international expansion for two Missoula Made in Montana members. As efforts ramp up to increase international exports, grant funds from the U.S. Small Business Administration will support Diversified Plastics and Sunburst Sensors in these efforts. 

 “We’ve done a lot of work as it relates to building the capacity of our small business community, said Lozar. “Through this particular program, we’ve had the opportunity over the last few years to broker relationships with our Montana exporters and get them connected to the industries that make sense for their market and service.”

In Missoula, those industries include Diversified Plastics, which fabricates plastic products that meet OEM factory standards. The company recently exhibited in Singapore and is pushing to expand into the Asian market.

Sunburst Sensors, also in Missoula, designs and manufactures instruments that measure inorganic carbons in marine and freshwater bodies. The firm was connected recently through the trade program with potential customers in Mexico, Panama, Chile, Canada and France.

Read the full article from the Missoula Current here

 

Print

Name:
Email:
Subject:
Message:
x

Montana Made Monthly Newsletter


Our monthly newsletter is for Made in Montana program members and insiders.

Stay informed about the Made in Montana program, receive information and resources, and join a strong community of members!

Sign Up!

Business: Made in Montana


Montana Business profiles on those who do business throughout the state, nationwide, and across the world.

A production of the University of Montana School of Journalism, airing on Montana PBS.

Watch

Montana Made


A look into the successful small businesses in Montana that don't operate out of stores or giant factories. 

Read

Under the Big Sky


Sharing the incredible stores of pepole and places that make Montana in incredibly dynamic place to call home.

Watch

Can Do


Can Do: Lessons from Savvy Montana Entrepreneurs is all about why Montana leads the nation in entrepreneurship and business.

Listen