Going Global Defense Initiative - Virginia Economic Development Partnership

Browse reports, videos, and resources to help expand your business abroad! No matter what region of the world you select, Virginia Economic Development Partnership (VEDP) is here to help. Our team of international research experts can help you select a market, conduct market research, and make international sales. For more information, contact your local International Trade Manager.


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January 27, 2017
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March 27, 2017 – March 31, 2017

March 27 – 31, 2017 Be a part of VEDP’s Trade Mission to Mexico and enjoy private, one-on-one meetings with prospective customers and partners. These well-planned visits are business meetings set up on your behalf, with your input, to save ...

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February 24, 2017
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April 26, 2017 – April 29, 2017

April 26 – 29, 2017 Join Virginia’s booth at Feria Aeroespacial Mexico (Mexico Aerospace Fair) 2017. FAMEX is a commercial trade show focuses on all aspects of civil aviation, space and military aeronautics. FAMEX is organized ...

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In this video, Anne Jafrey of Channels MEA discusses selling to the UAE military. Due to the historic Foreign Military Sales program in the UAE, …

Is your company interested in pursuing defense sales in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia? In this video, Morris DeFeo of Crowell Moring touches on important …


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Virginia International Trade Alliance (VITAL) News

The University of Virginia has joined the Virginia International Trade Alliance, a state initiative aimed at getting more goods into the international marketplace. Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe created the alliance, known ...

The Virginia Economic Development Partnership (VEDP) today announced that the Fairfax County Chamber of Commerce (Fairfax Chamber) will partner with the Virginia International Trade Alliance (VITAL), an initiative to increase ...

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today the creation of the Virginia International Trade Alliance (VITAL), a new initiative managed by the Virginia Economic Development Partnership (VEDP) that will increase international trade ...

The Virginia Manufacturers Association joined Governor Terry McAuliffe today to announce the creation of the Virginia International Trade Alliance (VITAL). VITAL expands the Commonwealth's international trade program through formalized partnerships with ...