Celebrating World Trade Month: May 2023

Event Information

Champaign County EDC, EDC of Decatur & Macon County, and the Illinois SBDC at Champaign County EDC

Champaign County Economic Development Corporation, Champaign, IL

Mon., May 1, 2023, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm EDT

Join representatives of the Export-Import Bank of the United States (EXIM) to learn how your company can get the support and protection it needs to take advantage of global markets.


  • Ursula Wegrzynowicz, Deputy Managing Director, Central Region, Export-Import Bank of the United States
  • Mariel Huasanga, Regional Director, Central Region, Export-Import Bank of the United States

You will learn:

  • Export risk mitigation: safeguard against losses from nonpayment.
  • Improving liquidity: include foreign receivables in your borrowing base to leverage financing and improve cash flow.
  • Increasing global competitiveness: offer buyers the credit terms necessary to expand into new international markets and boost sales with existing customers.

This session will be approximately 45 minutes of presentation time, followed by Q&A. Should you wish to schedule one-on-one meetings with EXIM representatives outside of the session, please email Mariel Huasanga at Mariel.Huasanga@exim.gov.


  • Free

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