With world trade expected to fall between 13% and 32% in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the resulting unprecedented disruption to the global economy, what can we expect in international trade circles as we navigate the road to recovery.
Join us for a timely discussion with our regional international trade partners at both the MO Dept. of Economic Development and SBA (Small Business Administration). Hear perspective from WTC Board Members in one of the hardest hit industries and learn about some of the global regulatory hurdles coming into focus with reopening and the impact of COVID-19 on commercial contract performance.
Mr. Rodney Crim, CEO & President, St. Louis Economic Development Partnership
Ms. Ann Pardalos, Managing Director, International Trade & Investment Office, Missouri Department of Economic Development
Mr. Larry Cresswell, Export Finance Manager, Small Business Administration, Department of International Trade, St. Louis, MO, U.S. Export Assistance Center
Mr. Fred Bartelsmeyer, Partner, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner
Mr. Jeff Hurst, Director, International Strategic Partnerships, The Boeing Company
Mr. Will James, Principal, International Tax Services, BKD