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The Netherlands' Online Environment Infographic

Posted by Ava Mitzi on Thu, Jul 22, 2021

The Netherlands is a small country (approximately the size of Connecticut and Massachusetts combined), but it is an extremely attractive market within Europe:

  • The Netherlands is a founding member of the EU, NATO, and the WTO, as well as part of the Schengen Area and the trilateral Benelux Union.
  • It has a U.S-friendly population with high regard for U.S products and the highest level of English language fluency on the continent.
  • The Netherlands has an innovative business community hungry for new, high-quality products.
  • It hosts several international organizations and courts many of which are centered in The Hague, which is consequently dubbed as 'the world's legal capital'.

Use online tools to your advantage to be found, understood, and grow your exports in the Netherlands!

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Belgium's Online Environment Infographic

Posted by Ava Mitzi on Wed, Jul 07, 2021

Although small in size, Belgium enjoys a key position in the European and international economy. Belgium has always been a prosperous marketplace, in business and trade with countries from all over the world. Belgium represents an interesting and attractive market for several reasons:

  • Together with the Netherlands and Luxembourg, Belgium is also one of Benelux member states.
  • Belgium's trade advantages are derived from its central geographic location and a highly-skilled, multilingual workforce. 
  • With Brussels (its capital) acting as the de-facto European capital, Belgium is host to a great number of European institutions including the European Union and NATO.

Use online tools to your advantage to be found, understood, and grow your exports in Belgium!

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Spain's Online Environment Infographic

Posted by Ava Mitzi on Wed, Jun 23, 2021

Spain is an attractive market for U.S. exporters for a few reasons - as a Spanish-speaking country with a population of 47 million, Spain can provide strategic synergies for U.S. exporters engaged in both Spain and Latin America. Spain has a diversified economy and a growing digital industry which also offers key opportunities for U.S. exporters

Use online tools to your advantage to be found, understood, and grow your exports in Spain!

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Italy's Online Environment Infographic

Posted by Ghita Benhadda on Thu, Jun 10, 2021

Italy represents the third-largest national economy in the European Union and is the second-largest manufacturer in Europe (after Germany). Italy is a well-established market for US exporters for several reasons: 

  • Italy holds a key role within Europe, as a founding member of the European Union, the OECD, the G7, and G20.
  • Italy represents the fourth largest export market in the EU for the U.S.
  • U.S. exports to Italy are concentrated in high-value sectors such as pharmaceutical products, machinery, and aircraft.

Use online tools to your advantage to be found, understood, and grow your exports in Italy!

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Russia's Online Environment Infographic

Posted by Joelle Lazzarotto on Tue, Jun 01, 2021

Taking the title of 'largest country in the World', Russia has a rather minute population at only about 144 million. But don't let this fool you - Russia is a powerhouse and represents the 11th most powerful economy in the world, which makes it a very interesting market for U.S. Exporters! 

But how can you enter this vast, yet condensed market? 

Use online tools to your advantage to be found, understood, and grow your exports in Russia!

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Canada's Online Environment Infographic

Posted by Joelle Lazzarotto on Fri, Mar 26, 2021

Canada is the United States' second largest trade partner in the world, and number one importer of US goods. Canada has a population that is well connected, close-by, and ready to do business with US companies. With a large population of English speakers, and 90% of them on the internet, it is a great market to enter for exporters!

Use online tools to your advantage to be found, understood, and transact your business in Canada. 

If you want to learn more about this exciting market, make sure to check out our other resources about Canada including our blog, Website Localization Snapshot and our webinar, How to Sell Online in Canada

The infographic below will help you grasp and understand the potential of Canada’s online environment, social media, and ecommerce.

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Taiwan's Online Environment Infographic

Posted by Ava Mitzi on Mon, Mar 01, 2021

Geographically interestingly positioned just off the east coast of China, Taiwan is a thriving democracy with a vibrant market economy and has become a very interesting target market for US exporters, with over 70% increase over the past 10 years. 

With over 86% of the population being active internet users, you cannot miss out on the power of digital tools to expand your reach and grow your exports in Taiwan! 

The infographic below will help you grasp and understand the potential of Taiwan's online environment, social media, and ecommerce.

Use online tools to your advantage to be found, understood, and transact your business in Taiwan.

Our infographic shows you:

  1. The online environment of Taiwan
  2. Social media in Taiwan
  3. Ecommerce- What do they buy and how?
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South Africa's Online Environment Infographic

Posted by Joelle Lazzarotto on Sun, Feb 21, 2021

South Africa has establish itself as a very interesting market for US exporters. Not only a mining and resources powerhouse, South Africa's population is well connected and ready to do business with US companies. With a large population of English speakers, and over 30 million daily internet users, it is a great market to enter for exporters!

Use online tools to your advantage to be found, understood, and transact your business in South Africa. 

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Colombia's Online Environment Infographic

Posted by Joelle Lazzarotto on Thu, Feb 04, 2021

With a population of over 49 million people, Colombia is the 3rd largest population in Latin America, and not surprisingly the 4th largest economy. 

Showing significant security improvement and steady economic growth in recent years, Colombia is a market not to be missed by US exporters! 

Use online tools to your advantage to be found, understood, and transact your business in Colombia. 

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Egypt's Online Environment Infographic

Posted by Ava Mitzi on Fri, Dec 18, 2020

Reaching an total of over 5.5 billion in U.S. Exports in 2019, Egypt is rapidly becoming a key market for U.S. Exporters. 

With over 50% internet penetration - much higher that the North African average - the Egyptian population is well connected and ready to do business with US companies.

Use online tools to your advantage to be found, understood, and transact your business in Egypt.

If you'd like to find out more about this fascinating region, check out our webinar where we discuss how to go Online in Egypt and the Arab Gulf States. 

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