NSBA Honors Exporter David Ickert

On June 19, NSBA honored five exceptional small-business owners for the 2017 Lewis Shattuck Small Business Advocate of the Year Award, including past SBEA Chair David Ickert of Air Tractor,

Chabot Urges Review of SBA Export Grants

House Small Business Committee Chair Steve Chabot (R-Ohio) has requested that the Government Accountability Office review the SBA Office of International Trade’s (OIT) State Trade and Export Promotion (STEP) Grant

Upcoming Exporting Events

The Small Business Exporters Association (SBEA)—the international trade arm of NSBA—is pleased to be a partner with NASBITE International on this year’s World Trade Day and National Small Business Exporter Summit.

Update on Ex-Im Bank

Last week, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross expressed the need for a mechanism to support financing for U.S. exporters, namely to bolster small-business exports, during an interview on CNBC. 

SBEA Member Spotlight: Nathan Muncaster of Polyguard Products

This month, SBEA is spotlighting Nathan Muncaster of Polyguard Products, based in Ennis, Texas which specializes in products that protect surfaces and structures from moisture, water, or other undesired substances.