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2-Year Priority Goal

Strengthen the global competitiveness of American businesses

Goal leaders

Marisa Lago

Under Secretary for International Trade

International Trade Administration (ITA) (DOC)

To achieve

By September 30, 2023, in support of expanding the global footprint of American small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and enhancing its accessibility and assistance to businesses in underserved communities, the International Trade Administration will accelerate its digital transformation to double the annual number of clients assisted from 38,000 in FY 2020 to 76,000 in FY 2023, with a particular focus on SMEs and the Nation’s underserved communities.