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Benefits of Participation

Eligible export promotion expenses in 50% CostShare

The goal of these promotional activities is to promote your brand(s) to foreign buyers/distributors/consumers; so when you see ‘advertising’ for example, that means advertising in a foreign market.

To fully understand what is eligible and the claims documentation required for reimbursement, consult the:

2016 CostShare Manual
2017 CostShare Manual

  1. Advertising
  2. Freight/Shipping
  3. In-Store Demonstrations/Food Service Promotions
  4. In-Store Displays
  5. Modifications to Packaging/Label to Meet Import Requirements
  6. Point of Sale Material
  7. Pre-Approved Outbound Trade Missions
  8. Press Kits/Press Releases
  9. Promotional Giveaways
  10. Trade Seminars - International
  11. Trade Shows - Exhibiting at International
  12. Travel Expenses
  13. Wages for Temporary Labor
  14. Website/Web Pages
  15. Exhibiting at USDA-Approved U.S. Trade Shows
  16. Domestic Trade Seminars