State of Ohio – Export Assistance

(Submitted by Kelly O’Bryant, Director, SBDC Export Assistance Network, OSU South Centers)

The Ohio Development Services Agency is focused on helping more businesses connect with 95% of the world’s population that lies outside of the United States. Ohio is the ninth-largest exporting state in the U.S., consistently ranking as one of the top 10 exporting states in the nation. Ohio merchandise exports reached $52.1 billion in 2014, setting a new record. Ohio exports continue to drive economic growth and fuel job creation in our state. Explore your export at