Maine International Trade Center

Maine International Trade Center


Non Profit OrganizationsInternational Business Trade

About Us

Maine International Trade Center (MITC) helps Maine businesses enter and expand global markets for their products and services. MITC offers one-on-one consulting and research, affordable group trade show participation, connections around the world, export reimbursement funds for small businesses, and more. Leveraging overseas synergy, MITC also works to increase international student attraction and foreign investment. A public-private partnership, MITC is funded through Maine Department of Economic and Community Development (DECD), corporate contributions, and membership dues of nearly 300 businesses and organizations.

MITC members include manufacturers and service providers, economic development and government agencies, educational institutions, and trade assistance organizations. We work with both exporters and importers.


  • One-on-One Consulting and Market Research
  • Trade Education Programs and Resources
  • Overseas Trade Shows and Trade Missions
  • International Investment and Student Attraction

Rep/Contact Info

Jeff Bennett
Senior Trade Specialist
Billie Cary
Trade information Specialist
Thomas Conley
Trade Specialist
Wade Merritt
Julia Munsey
Director, Membership and Corporate Development
Cheryl Rau
Communications Manager
Zeynep Turk
Senior Trade Specialist