Exporting has become a major source of growth for businesses of all sizes, but especially for small businesses. In the United States, a large percentage of the labor force is made up of small business employees. Export growth can enable these companies to grow in size, which creates a need for more workers. Exporting also allows businesses to diversify their customer bases, which can protect companies in times of regional or country-specific economic contraction.
Inc.com’s video, Why Export?, offers insight into why exporting is becoming essential for small business growth. Check out the video below: