trade http://wkar.org en Michigan Governor Prepares for China Trade Trip http://wkar.org/post/michigan-governor-prepares-china-trade-trip <p>Gov. Rick Snyder says he hopes to return from a week-long China trip with both new and renewed business and trade relationships.</p> Fri, 14 Sep 2012 22:34:09 +0000 The Associated Press 23947 at http://wkar.org Michigan Governor Prepares for China Trade Trip State offers reimbursements for exporting companies http://wkar.org/post/state-offers-reimbursements-exporting-companies <p>ReWorking Michigan examines our evolving economy, as the people of the Great Lakes State explore new ways to make a living and build a future.</p><p>Today,&nbsp;our reWorking Michigan Monday report looks at Michigan&rsquo;s &ldquo;STEP&rdquo; program.&nbsp; That&rsquo;s short for State Trade and Export Promotion.&nbsp; The initiative uses federal dollars to help Michigan companies with fewer than 500 employees enter or expand into the export market.&nbsp; The funding helps businesses pay for things like overseas trade missions and foreign language translation services.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Tue, 20 Dec 2011 20:06:12 +0000 Kevin Lavery 3123 at http://wkar.org State offers reimbursements for exporting companies