Oklahoma: Resources

Oklahoma Department of Commerce

The Oklahoma Department of Commerce is committed to the economic development of Oklahoma. The site has various business data and resources regarding the economy, demographics, and workforce in the state. The website also contains a wealth of resources including a guide for starting a business, business program, and rules and regulations for businesses looking to expand their operations in Oklahoma.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 4, 2016

Oklahoma Manufacturing Alliance

The Oklahoma Manufacturing Alliance has a statewide network of manufacturing professionals working to provide advice and assistance to Oklahoma manufacturers. The website provides detailed information about the alliance as well as news, case studies, and links to other resources.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 3, 2016

Oklahoma Small Business Development Center

The mission of the Oklahoma Small Business Development Center is to do everything in its power to help Oklahoma businesses be more successful. Its online services include sections for free counseling, new businesses, existing businesses, workshops, loans and grants, and more. The website also has an international trade thread under the services tab which provides numerous publications regarding exporting and other trade topics. 

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 3, 2016

Tulsa Global Alliance (TGA)

The Tulsa Global Alliance (TGA) is dedicated to increasing global understanding and linking people and institutions worldwide. As an organization, TGA hosts international visitors, promotes global education and economic development, and collaborates with international organizations to further foster connections between people around the world. TGA's site contains information regarding its international business seminars, networking events, and other volunteer opportunities. Two membership types are available for individuals and corporations which provide discounts to TGA sponsored events and numerous other benefits.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 3, 2016

U.S. Export Assistance Centers of Oklahoma

The Oklahoma branch of the Department of Commerce specializes in helping small to medium sized companies develop and execute exporting strategies. The site provides a resource database on various topics, including  international market research, export regulations, and engaging trade partners. The site also offers paid services to companies newly entering an international market or looking to expand its operations.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: October 3, 2016