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The University of Montana
Gallagher Business Building, Suite 257, University of Montana
Missoula, Montana 59812-6798










  • Business Services
  • Conference Facilities
  • Exhibit Facilities/Services
  • Group Trade Missions
  • Tenant Services
  • Trade Education
  • Trade Information

About Montana World Trade Center

For more than two decades, Montana World Trade Center (MWTC) has served Montana as a trusted advisor for businesses wanting to connect globally and prosper locally. We work with the US Commercial Service, foreign consulates, Montana International Trade Office, more than 320 world trade centers around the globe, and many others to provide Montana companies with actionable information, prescriptive export strategies, on-demand project management, and long-term strategic guidance. If you’re interested in initiating or growing your sales outside the U.S. but not exactly sure how to turn perceived opportunity into meaningful pieces of business for your company, MWTC can help.

Member Benefits:

  • Customized market access strategies.
  • Evaluation of international competitors.
  • Feasibility studies.
  • Customized in-house training programs.

Local Industries:

  • Agri-Business, Food & Beverage Processing, Animal Husbandry,
  • Athletic & Outdoor,
  • Energy: Utilities & Mining,
  • Hospitality: Tourism & Leisure,
  • Education & Knowledge Creation,
  • Business Management & Professional Services,
  • Healthcare & Wellness,
  • Technology,
  • Financial & Professional Services,
  • Information Technology & Software,
  • Retail & Consumer,
  • Industrial Manufacturing,
  • Biotechnology & Bioscience,
  • Engineering: R&D: Architecture & Construction,
  • Electronics

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Facilities & Services

Integrating the extended resources available through the university system, WTC Montana provides a higher, more personalized level of service.

WTC Montana trade specialists can be an invaluable extension to your organization.

Trade Services

  • Group Trade Mission
  • Trade Information / Market Research
  • Trade Counseling
  • Referrals
  • Education & Knowledge Creation
  • Business Management & Professional Services

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Our Impact

Regional Information


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In the News


  • Montana delegation attends SelectUSA - In May 2023, as part of our organization's foreign direct investment initiatives, Montana World Trade Center led a delegation of local and state economic development leaders to the SelectUSA Investment Summit in National Harbor, MD. "Team Montana" met with more than 50 firms i... more


  • September Newsletter: FDI Spotlight on Missoula - FDI Spotlight:  Missoula, Montana Missoula is a vibrant mountain town nestled in the heart of the Rocky Mountains with high quality of life and ample advantages for businesses looking to relocate or expand. Located in Western Montana, "The Garden ... more


  • TechEx - EU GDPR Training - The European Union's General Data Protection Regulation in now in place. It applies to all firms doing business in the EU, even if your firm has no physical presence there. Fines for non-compliance are substantial and far reaching. Join us for a training session with TechEx t... more

  • 4Cast Chooses Montana - By Brigitta Miranda-FreerMISSOULA, MT, USA – We're pleased to share the news that 4Cast, a diversified Israeli high-tech company and spinoff of Eltel, has chosen Montana as one of two new U.S. office locations. 4Cast’s ultimate decision to establish a base of operations in Mon... more


  • WTC Montana Returns From Trade Mission to Israel - MISSOULA, MT, US - Montana World Trade Center Executive Director, Brigitta Miranda-Freer, and six trade delegates recently returned from a weeklong trade mission to Tel Aviv, Israel, where they developed sales agreements, cultivated new relationships and explored potential opp... more

  • WTC Montana TechEx Success, Plans Trade Mission - MISSOULA, MT, USA – WTC Montana coordinated a Regulated Export Training March 2 in Bozeman, Montana in conjunction with the Montana Department of Commerce, U.S. Small Business Administration, Michael Best, and U.S. Bank. MWTC Tech Export Team member Justin Cook presented the... more

  • Training, Live Case Study, and Trade Mission - By Missy Lacock MISSOULA, MT, USA – The Montana World Trade Center (MWTC) is coordinating a Regulated Export Training and TechEx Live Case Study March 2 in Bozeman in conjunction with the Montana Department of Commerce, U.S. Small Business Administration, Michael Best, and U.... more

  • WTC Montana to Join UM Coalition for Business - By Missy Lacock MISSOULA, MT, USA - The University of Montana will introduce a new coalition for business engagement, Accelerate Montana, at 4 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 26, in the Thompson Auditorium of the Harold and Priscilla Gilkey Building. The launch event, “The Secret Sauc... more

  • Wrapping Up 2016 at WTC Montana - By Missy Lacock MISSOULA, MT, USA - MWTC launched its new technology export initiative, TechEx, this fall. The initiative helps Montana businesses in industries such as cloud computing, photonics, and bioscience move to the forefront of technical exports by providing targeted... more


  • Wisetail Told Its Tale, Launching MWTC TechEx - By Nat Smith MISSOULA, MT, USA - November 15 marked the official kickoff of Montana World Trade Center’s new technology export initiative, TechEx, with Wisetail Tells Its Tale at First Interstate Bank downtown Missoula. The event featured a case study of one of Montana’s most... more

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The University of Montana
Gallagher Business Building, Suite 257, University of Montana
Missoula, Montana 59812-6798