U.S. Commercial Service West Virginia

The U.S. Commercial Service, an agency of International Trade Administration, is your U.S. government resource for export promotion, industry competitiveness, trade and investment information.



Services Provided

Business Planning

  • Demographic and Census Data
  • Identification and Research of Foreign Markets
  • Market Plan Development
  • Market Research

Economic and Site Development

  • Economic Development

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Government Funding

Import and Export Assistance

  • Certification and Licensing
  • Financial Assistance for Exporting Activities
  • Identification/Research of Foreign Markets
  • Locating Foreign Distributors
  • Networking/Exploring Exporting
  • Trade Education and Training

Libraries and Research

  • Business Research Resources
  • Company Data/Prospect Lists
  • Industry Data

Marketing and Sales

  • E-Commerce/Internet Marketing
  • Identification/Research of Foreign Markets
  • Market Research


  • One-on-One Counseling

Networking and Associations

  • International Trade

Selling to the Government and Large Corporations

  • Selling to Foreign Governments and Businesses


  • E-Commerce/Internet Marketing
Primary Contact
Leslie Drake
1116 Smith Street
Charleston, WV 25301