CanExport

What is CanExport?

CanExport can provide SMEs funding up to $75,000 to cover up to 75% of international market development activities. Applicants can chose up to 5 export markets to target, where the company has no or minimal business. (28)

Types of activities which can be funded include:

  • Business Travel
  • Market Research
  • Participation at trade events and fairs
  • Adaption and translation of marketing tools
  • Intellectual property protection, certification and adaption of contracts
  • Expert advice on business, legal or tax matters

 

CanExport have dispensed $21M in funding, with an average of $30K per project.

(28) Source: https://www.tradecommissioner.gc.ca/funding-financement/canexport/sme-pme/index.aspx?lang=eng

The Short Version

CanExport

CanExport can provide SMEs funding up to $75,000 to cover up to 75% of international market development activities.