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Global Initiatives Program

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YOUR EXPORT JOURNEY BEGINS HERE.

 The Global Initiatives Division provides our clients with a number of channels to grow both domestically and globally, develop global business opportunities, conduct commercial and investment activities, foster international cultural and educational partnerships. The strengthening of economic, diplomatic, cultural, educational ties are paramount to our communities future prosperity as the landscape of the California Dream is buffeted by change. Our core services include Outbound and Inbound Trade Missions, Networking Events and training Workshops, Trade Consulting, Global Business Advocacy, Identity Domestic and International Partners, Business Matchmaking service, International trade research project, and other Export technical assistance.

INTERNATIONAL
TRADE MISSIONS

Join our outbound trade mission to explore Global market place, meet with buyers and potential global partners, test the market of your products and collect feedbacks and business needs, tour the overseas market with our Global Team and get a deeper sense of the trade trends and business culture.

INTERNATIONAL
TRADE EVENTS

Join our How to do Business in Pacific Rim annual summit, Export 101 workshop series or Grow your Export Forums and Webinars. No matter you are new exporters or current exporter, you will find the tools, resources and connections you need from these events.

EXPORT CONSULTING AND TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE

Set up a free trade consulting call with our international trade specialist and tell us what assistance you need, either Financial, Technical, Logistical, Legal. We will try our best to help and direct you to the resources we have.

BUSINESS

MATCHMAKING SERVICES

Join in as our Export client and we will keep you in our business matching making and business development pipeline and will contact you if there is a matching project or inquiry that fits your business.

July 25, 2019

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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
SACRAMENTO MBDA EXPORT CENTER

The CalAsian Chamber of Commerce operates the Sacramento Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) Export Center under a cooperative agreement with the Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) of the U.S Department of Commerce. As one of the four MBDA Export Centers across U.S., Sacramento MBDA Export Center provides minority-owned business enterprise (MBEs) and other small entrepreneurs with the information and guidance necessary to build a solid foundation for their export business. As your primary resource, MBDA Export Center’s services can help you learn everything you need to know about exporting, including one-on-one advisory services, workshops and seminars, international trade missions and other technical assistance.

 

  U.S Department of Commerce Market Development Cooperator Program(MDCP Export Program)

CalAsian Chamber of Commerce operated both China Direct and Korea Direct MDCP Export Program under the cooperative agreement with the International Trade Administration(ITA) of U.S department of Commerce. This program is designated to help U.S food and beverage industry companies to export to Asian Pacific Rim market place. As long as your manufactured good contents at least 51% U.S value, your are qualified to join this program and access to our Export marketing service, research projects, training events and international trade mission programs.

 

EVENTS & OUTBOUND TRADE MISSIONS

In order to stay competitive, California – both the business and leadership of this state – will need to continue to strengthen and expand our ties abroad. Cal Asian is playing our role in fostering ties between California communities of cultural and ethnic affinity around the Pacific Rim. Our work encompasses both leading outbound, as well as hosting inbound, trade and leadership missions.Learn more below.

Past Events

Upcoming Events

  • Small Biz Utilization Center: Entrepreneur/Start-up Training
    Webinar
    Jan 26, 12:00 PM
    Webinar
  • Protect Asian Lives & Cross-Cultural Sensitivity Training
    Webinar
    Jan 26, 1:00 PM
    Webinar
  • Small Biz Utilization Center Open House
    Location is TBD
    Feb 01, 12:00 PM
    Location is TBD
  • Listening Tour
    Location is TBD
    Feb 02, 12:00 PM
    Location is TBD
  • Small Biz Utilization Center: Access to Capital and Financial Wellness
    Webinar
    Feb 09, 12:00 PM
    Webinar
  • Asian American Mental Health, Trauma, and Healing Training
    Webinar
    Feb 17, 1:00 PM
    Webinar
  • Small Biz Utilization Center: Financial Planning Training
    Webinar
    Feb 23, 12:00 PM
    Webinar
  • Bonding Education Program Session #1
    Webinar
    Mar 03, 12:00 PM
    Webinar
  • Small Biz Utilization Center: Microsoft Office 365 Training
    Webinar
    Mar 09, 12:00 PM
    Webinar
  • Roundtable Event #1 - AAPI STRONG CA
    Webinar
    Mar 15, 1:00 PM
    Webinar
  • Bonding Education Program Session #2
    Webinar
    Mar 17, 12:00 PM
    Webinar
  • Legislative Summit and Reception
    Location is TBD
    Mar 23, 12:00 PM
    Location is TBD
  • Small Biz Utilization Center Spring Matchmaking Mixer
    Location is TBD
    Mar 30, 12:00 PM
    Location is TBD
  • Bystander (Virtual) Training - With ILF & OCA
    Webinar
    Mar 30, 1:00 PM
    Webinar
  • Bonding Education Program Session #3
    Webinar
    Mar 31, 12:00 PM
    Webinar
  • Anti-Asian Harassment Workshop
    Webinar
    Apr 13, 1:00 PM
    Webinar
  • Bonding Education Program Session #4
    Webinar
    Apr 14, 12:00 PM
    Webinar
  • Listening Tour
    Location is TBD
    Apr 27, 12:00 PM
    Location is TBD
 
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Henan Li

Director of Global Initiatives

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Cassie Fortes

Global Initiatives Project Manager

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Mariana Guevara

Global Initiatives Project Analyst