South Carolina STEP Program
FIRST STEP: Important. Before completing the form on this page, please be sure to contact your state trade office. You must be pre-approved for a reimbursement from your state.
For more information regarding the pre-approval process, please use the following links:
Sell your products worldwide by taking advantage of a special State Export Promotion Trade (STEP) grant for South Carolina exporters who advertise in Commercial News USA, the official export promotion magazine of the U.S. Department of Commerce.
Target buyers, distributors, and wholesalers in 178 countries—both in print and online.
Reach 250,000 potential customers worldwide for a fraction of a penny per contact.
Your ad also will get exposure to thousands of international buyers on the Commercial News USA website, which attracts more than 23,000 visitors per month.
Commercial News USA, in partnership with the state of South Carolina, is offering South Carolina exporters several advertising options and more in the next issue of Commercial News USA.
- USA Product Showcase ad
- Free ad ($499 value) from the state
- Free listing on the Commercial News USA Website
- High visibility in the magazine
- Free listing and translation in a special online supplement
- Inclusion in both the print and online Reader Service form