Van Andel Global Trade Center

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From Our Clients

"Our team firmly believes the international expansion was the result of a focused effort on training and implementation through VAGTC. Individual business units came together to create a companywide business plan that demonstrated revenue potential that was hard for the Executive Management Team to ignore. This led to management buy-in and, more importantly, a budget to develop high-priority international markets."


We Shorten the Distance Between You and the World.

Since 1999, Van Andel Global Trade Center has been helping Michigan businesses succeed globally. Whether you are thinking about opening a new market, figuring out customs compliance and international regulations, or looking for overseas suppliers to compliment your global supply chain, VAGTC can help.

“It is truly great having a resource in West Michigan where I can send staff to receive training on import and export control regulations close to home.“

- Rick Disbrow, Van Andel Institute


“In a very short time after becoming members, we have been so impressed with the resources, tools and guidance that VAGTC has provided Uncle Goose.  The team of professionals has facilitated our strategy to open new export markets and have provided relevant knowledge and expertise where we had gaps.”  

- Kerri Orders, Uncle Goose

It takes many factors to succeed in today's globalized marketplace. Contact Van Andel Global Trade Center, today, to find ways to get support for your global business growth.



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