Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED)

We Are Here to Help Your Company Reach New Markets

Pennsylvania’s Office of International Business Development (OIBD) is committed to helping Pennsylvania companies reach new markets and increase their international sales, and to encourage foreign companies to invest in Pennsylvania.


Export Assistance

Through Pennsylvania’s Export Assistance Program, businesses of all sizes and at all stages of growth can access high-quality, customized and confidential programs and services.


Our Partners and Services

We partner with 10 Regional Export Network (REN) agencies in Pennsylvania and 15 Authorized Trade Representatives worldwide to offer a wide range of programs and services to help expand the global reach of the commonwealth’s business community. 

  • Guide clients through export processes and market entry strategy development.
  • Coordinate business trips and meeting schedules for clients traveling aboard.
  • Identify and qualify buyers, agents, distributors, and partners through customized searches.
  • Support clients at international trade shows and on international trade missions.
  • Research foreign companies and compiling background checks.


Contact Us

To learn more about how we can help support your company’s international sales strategy, contact your local Regional Export Network (REN) partner or OIBD’s Export Team.


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400 North Street, Commonwealth Keystone Building, 4th Floor, Harrisburg, PA, 17120 US

Phone: +1 (717) 787-7190

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Useful Links

- Regional Export Network (REN) Partner

- OIBD’s Export Team