What the ITC Does

Market Research

The ITC can assist in assessing a product's export potential and researching specific international market trends. The ITC can also provide information about export procedures, foreign import regulations and tariffs. 

Individual Counseling

Special emphasis is placed on developing an international marketing plan tailored to a company's goals and resources.

Resource Center

The ITC maintains a resource center of international trade reference books and periodicals.

Exporters' Forum

The ITC hosts Class Schedule breakfast meetings featuring speakers and topics of current international interest.

Workshops and Seminars

Half, full, and multiple-day sessions focus on issues and operations necessary for the successful implementation of international trade activities.


Developed in cooperation with the U.S. Small Business Administration, the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity, and College of DuPage as a service to Illinois businesses under cooperative agreement #SB-2M-00097-15.

Contact Information

Business Development Center
Illinois International Trade Center
535 Duane Street, Office 233
Glen Ellyn IL 60137

Jean Lin, Program Manager
Phone: (630) 942-3041
Fax: (630) 942-2606

Regular Hours of Operation
Monday to Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.