Who are we?

Our team works closely with PEI companies in all sectors to develop, enable, and ultimately maximize export potential globally, creating sustainable employment and a prosperous economy.

What do we do?

We assist new and existing exporters with export readiness, market development, capacity building, and market access.

How can we help you?

We can help your PEI business determine export readiness, identify market opportunities, obtain market intelligence and access markets.

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Export Readiness

Is your business ready to export? We can help you assess your PEI business and provide you with relevant export resources to determine your path forward.

Export - Strategy and Market Development

If you want to maximize your international export potential, you may be eligible for financial support to contract a consultant to develop your export plan, conduct market research, generate leads and schedule qualified B2B meetings.

In Market Trade Mission

If you want to diversify your markets, trade missions are a cost-effective, coordinated and customized approach to explore and develop new opportunities in market. Travel assistance would be available to those participating to help offset eligible costs.

Incoming Buyer – Inbound

Incoming Buyers Assistance is available to PEI companies currently export ready or actively exporting. Funding is offered to help offset eligible costs of bringing qualified buyers and business partners to the province to gain and strengthen your business relationships.

Workshop Series – Export Capacity Building

We host workshops and information sessions throughout the year on trade-related topics to inform, build export capacity, and identify market opportunities. We leverage resources from industry experts and our provincial and federal trade partners to best assist PEI companies to realize their export potential.
Have you heard of Royal Star Foods Ltd, a subsidiary of Tignish Fisheries Co-op Association Ltd. ?

It is the largest Atlantic lobster processor on Prince Edward Island.

The brand, Atlantic Star – Star of the Sea, is a well respected, world-renowned brand due to its consistently high quality.

Royal Star Foods Ltd. is also one of our export success stories.

Want to know more?

Our Global Trade Services staff is ready to help you.  If you're not sure who to speak to, contact our main switchboard and we'll direct your call.