International Resources

Iowa's Global Presence

Top Iowa Export Product Categories
From the Iowa Trade Statistics Fact Sheet

Iowa Directory of Exporters

Includes Iowa companies interested in or currently exporting products. Companies representing manufacturing, agribusiness, biotechnology, grain, meat, foods and services are listed in the directory.

International Service Directory

Helps Iowa exporters locate service providers to support international sales.

International Update

Quarterly newsletter from the Iowa Economic Development Authority's (IEDA) International Trade Office.

International Trade Resources 

Document with links to various export resources from Agriculture to Export Finance to Wood Packaging and more.

Exporter ID

Enhance marketing at trade shows by proudly displaying the Iowa Exporter graphic. International buyers recognize Iowa as a provider of world-class, quality products. IEDA grants permission for the usage of the Iowa Exporter graphic to companies for prominent display in trade show booths or printed materials for the purposes of promoting the company as an Iowa Exporter. The graphic is provided to Iowa companies for use at domestic and international trade shows. Usage guidelines are linked here.

Food Export-Midwest

Offers a variety of programs and services to help grow exports of value-added food and agricultural products. Whether your company is just getting started or is already exporting to several countries, there are multiple programs and services to assist you.

Iowa Trade Statistics 

Iowa trade statistics at a glance.

The International Trade Office Provides

Financial Assistance

Grants and awards for a variety of export activities


Global Services

Trade missions, trade shows, international buyers group access and market research


Consulting & Education

Individual consultation, technical assistance and educational seminars

International Trade Team:

International Trade Office Team Leader & Marketing Manager, Europe/Middle East/Northern Africa Trade Promotion Programs

Marketing Manager, Agricultural Trade Promotion Programs

International Financial Assistance Administrator

Marketing Manager, Asia/Pacific Trade Promotion Programs

Marketing Manager, Americas & Sub-Saharan Africa Trade Promotion Programs