Arkansas

News

2018

  • WTC Arkansas Releases Arkansas Exporter Directory - January 22, 2018 -The Arkansas Exporter Directory is a tool to help organize business-to-business meetings and to grow state exports. The World Trade Center Arkansas has compiled and released the first comprehensive Arkansas Exporter Directory . The directory is a catalog o... more

  • AR Governor Speaks on NAFTA at WTC Arkansas - Jan. 16, 2018 – Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson spoke on the North American Free Trade Agreement and its impact on the state at the World Trade Center Arkansas on Tuesday, Jan. 16th at an event entitled “Arkansas and NAFTA.”The event was attended by the Arkansas business and ... more

2017

  • AR Governor Makes Trade Awareness Day Proclamation - Arkansas governor Asa Hutchinson officially proclaimed Dec. 11, 2017 as Agriculture Trade Awareness Day in the state of Arkansas. “Governor Hutchinson’s proclamation is a strong symbol for Arkansas agriculture producers,” said Melvin Torres, director of Western Hemisphere tra... more

  • World Trade Center Arkansas Launches New Podcast - The World Trade Center Arkansas has launched Gateways, the official podcast series that will serve as a resource for Arkansas companies engaging in international business and trade. “We are pleased to launch the newest addition to our pool of services that we provide to the s... more

  • CG of Canada in Dallas Presents Seminar at WTCAR - Delon Chan, consul and trade commissioner of the Canadian Consulate General in Dallas answers questions about his presentation on Canadian business opportunities. The World Trade Center Arkansas and the Canadian Consul General in Dallas presented a seminar on how to do busi... more

  • WTC Arkansas hosts seminar on business with Canada - The World Trade Center Arkansas is hosting a seminar with the Canadian Consulate General in Dallas to teach Arkansas small businesses how to do business with Canada. The seminar will take place on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 from 1:30 to 4:00 pm. Topics of discussion will inc... more

  • Arkansas trade director serves as keynote speaker - Melvin Torres, director of Western Hemisphere trade for the World Trade Center Arkansas served as the featured speaker at Arkansas State University’s (ASU) seventh annual “International Exhibition: Regions, Countries, Exports,” hosted by the College of Business on Thursday, Oc... more

  • WTCArkansas hosts successful 10 Year Anniversary - The World Trade Center Arkansas celebrated its 10 Year Anniversary with a reception from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 21, at the World Trade Center in Rogers. The Center hosted friends, supporters, diplomats, foreign government officials, educators, businesses and trade l... more

  • WTCArkansas Sponsors Hispanic Heritage Festival - The Northwest Arkansas Hispanic Heritage Festival will take place from Saturday, September 16 to Sunday, September 17 at Mae Farm on Saturday and the Fayetteville Square on Sunday in Fayetteville, Ark. The NWA Hispanic Heritage Festival is inviting all students and internation... more

  • WTC Arkansas Client Continues to See Success - Chris and Sherry Tedder, the husband and wife duo behind Clinger Holsters in Van Buren, Arkansas continue to see strong success throughout 2017. Clinger Holsters is a manufacturer of concealed carry holsters and is a World Trade Center Arkansas client. CEO Chris Tedder is resp... more