Welcome to the U.S. Commercial Service Columbus, Ohio


The U.S. Commercial Service is the lead trade promotion agency of the U.S. government. U.S. Commercial Service trade professionals in over 100 U.S. cities and more than 75 countries help U.S. companies get started in exporting or increase sales to new global markets.

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The Columbus, Ohio area is comprised of the following counties:

  • Franklin
  • Delaware
  • Union
  • Madison
  • Pickaway
  • Licking
  • Fairfield
  • Hocking
  • Perry
  • Muskingum
  • Morgan
  • Guernsey
  • Noble
  • Belmont
  • Monroe
  • Washington

We have “feet on the street” – local and in-country knowledge, relationships, expertise and resources that help U.S. firms enter new markets easily.


Exporter Resources Local Events

HS codes, tariffs, taxes
OhioDEC.org
Export controls and licenses

Guide to exporting

Export basics and training

Upcoming and recorded webinars

Metropolitan export data

TPP – State impact

Top Market Series

Country Commercial Guides


Our Global Network at Work

Learn about the various email lists that can help keep U.S. exporters informed;
Assess your company’s readiness
 for entering your first markets, expanding into additional markets, or taking on more challenging, high-growth export markets;
Watch a series of short videos
 for an overview of export opportunities and interviews with in-country trade experts;
See the U.S. Commercial Service user fee schedule



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