Companies that export are 17% more profitable than those that don’t.

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“Exporting can be one of the best ways to grow your business:

  • Grow your bottom line (companies that export are 17 percent more profitable than those that don’t).
  • Smooth your business cycles, including seasonal differences.
  • Add management and intercultural expertise.
  • Use Production capabilities fully.
  • Defend your domestic market.
  • Increase your competitiveness in all markets.
  • Increase the value of your intellectual property should you choose to license it.
  • Increase the value of your business should you choose to sell it (and start another).”

Source: A Basic Guide to Exporting