Far South is now an Illinois SBDC International Trade Center (ITC)

Starting 2018, the Illinois SBDC International Trade Center (ITC) at Far South CDC will help hundreds of Illinois companies take advantage of the potential of the international marketplace. 

The ITC will include specialized assistance to ensure exporters obtain the benefits associated with Free Trade Agreements (FTAs), including NAFTA. We help manufacturing and service companies make the right move at the right time. Services Include:
+ Assessing company readiness to export. 
+ Identifying potential export markets

+ Identifying potential foreign buyers

+ Assisting with foreign market entry

+Financing &  International business planning

+ Export document training

+ Trade-lead matching from U.S.

+ Embassies

+ Education and networking 

For more information on the ITC or to schedule an appointment, call (773) 941-4833 or e-mail us at