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Honoring Export Excellence
And Success in Foreign Markets

Do you know a Minnesota company that deserves special recognition for its achievements in the international marketplace?

Nominate it for the 2014 Governor's International Trade Award. Deadline is Friday, October 10th.

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Hot Market
South America Trade Forum

With 390 million people and a fast growing economy, South America has become an attractive market for investors.

This event offers a unique opportunity for investors to bridge the geographical gap between continents.

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Upcoming Events

Scott County Career Fair

Celebrating Minnesota Manufacturer's Week. October 23rd in Shakopee. 

South America Trade Forum

This event offers a unique opportunity for investors to learn about South America's fast growing economy. Oct. 30-31 in Minneapolis.

Workers' Compensation Seminar

Oct. 27 - Oct 30 with various locations and times.

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MN Agriculture + MN State Fair

We wouldn't have the MN State Fair if it wasn't for our agriculture industry.  Minnesota's 2nd largest employer.

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Minnesota ranks high in business friendliness, education, healthiness and quality of life.

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