August 1, 2014

International Trade

International buyers bolster Florida's housing market

The analysis from Florida TaxWatch projects that Florida is estimated to sell more than 60,000 homes to international buyers through 2016. Read more »
Published on 6/20/2014

Economic ripples from Venezuela to Florida

A currency crackdown, surging inflation and government interference in pricing in Venezuela are likely to spill over into Florida's economy. Read more »
Published on 1/31/2014

PortMiami: Post-Panamaxed

The post-Panamax era in Florida came one step closer to reality in October, when four 25-story-tall cranes arrived at PortMiami after a nearly three-month journey from Shanghai. Read more »
Published on 12/10/2013

Florida's International Tourism Expansion Trends

Visit Orlando's international marketing, traffic at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport and the recent purchase of the Berkeley Shore Hotel in Miami Beach Read more »
Published on 12/10/2013

Florida's ties to Israel

Florida is stepping up efforts to attract Israeli firms. Read more »
Published on 9/17/2013

Trading Partner: Argentina - On the Edge of Crisis

The South American nation's economy continues to crumble, leaving foreign companies nervous about doing business there and sending capital fleeing. Read more »
Published on 9/11/2013

Chile's Bci is banking on U.S. growth

Chile's Banco de Credito e Inversiones (Bci) makes a big push into Florida Read more »
Published on 8/2/2013

Kevin McGurgan discusses British/Florida business

Kevin McGurgan, British Consulate General in Florida, describes his responsibilities, British business interests in the state and recent developments in Florida's business relationship with England. Read more »
Published on 7/24/2013

Venezuela: No changes in fiscal policy

Those who hoped for an end to the late President Hugo Chavez's socialist rule had their hopes dashed in April... Read more »
Published on 7/3/2013

Landrum Human Resources Cos.

After 42 years of providing human resources services to businesses in some 31 states, H. Britt Landrum Jr. decided it was time to branch out overseas. Read more »
Published on 12/19/2012

Rising Tide - Bay County's International Trade Growth

Bay County, home to northwest Florida's largest port and its only container port, is riding a wave of international trade growth. Read more »
Published on 12/19/2012

View from Abroad - Gael de Maisonneuve

How is Florida as a place to do business? Read more »
Published on 12/18/2012

View from Abroad - Kevin McGurgan

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Published on 12/18/2012

Jump Start - Port Canaveral Expansion Begins Early

Port Canaveral will get an early start on work to widen and deepen its main shipping channel so the Brevard County port can handle more cargo. Read more »
Published on 12/13/2012

View from Abroad - Helio Vitor Ramos Filho

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Published on 12/11/2012

View from Abroad - Louise Leger

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Published on 12/11/2012

View from Abroad - Lorena Sanchez Urpi

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Published on 12/11/2012

Untapped - Tampa Bay's Exporting Potential

Tampa Bay accounts for 25% of Florida's economy, yet the region generates just 15.6% of the state's merchandise exports. Read more »
Published on 12/11/2012

Space Invaders - Large Industrial Lease Expansions

As Miami-Dade's volume of international trade increases dramatically, owners and users of warehouses are grabbing space. Read more »
Published on 12/10/2012

From Russia to Turkey

Senior U.S. trade official Frank Sánchez points to opportunities around the world for Florida businesses. Read more »
Published on 12/7/2012

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