Export Navigator

Helping British Columbia businesses grow through exporting

Export Navigator Services

The program offers access to community-based export specialists who can provide a personalized, step-by-step approach to exporting and help connect your business to the appropriate market information, export programs, financial services, and business development experts at every stage of the export process.

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Export Readiness & Business Needs Assessment

  • Our Export Advisors have the diagnostic tools to help you better understand your business’ export preparedness.

Expert Advice and Guidance

  • Together with industry and community partners, we offer personalized, one-on-one export support to help prepare your business for export.

Customized Export Approach

  • We provide advice and direction to help you develop a strong Export Plan to help you start exporting your goods and services to international markets.

Export Workbook and Information

  • Our custom workbooks empower you with the tools, resources, and information that you need to work through the export process.

Streamlined Service Connections

  • We help you navigate the sea of export services by connecting you to the right services at the right time to help you efficiently achieve your export goals.   We know what service providers require from a business and we can reduce the frustration of transitioning from service provider to service provider by ensuring you are prepared with the right documentation in hand prior to being referred.  

Ongoing Export Support

  • We provide a consistent resource for you, providing ongoing advice and referrals at all stages of the export process.
Export Navigator is a pilot program available to small and medium sized businesses operating in the following four regional communities: Comox, Port Alberni, Prince George and Vernon. For businesses in the Lower Mainland and those outside of the service communities, the Province’s trade professionals and its network of international Trade and Investment Representatives are available to help you. For more information please email: asia.pacific@gov.bc.ca