Products and Services for Women Entrepreneurs

The Business Women in International Trade (BWIT) program offers products and services to assist export-ready and export-active Canadian woman-owned businesses achieve international success.

Newsletter

The BWIT Newsletter showcases successful Canadian women exporters and promotes the benefits of exporting to women entrepreneurs. Published annually and distributed widely, the BWIT Newsletter also provides information on government-wide international business programs and services as well as key businesswomen’s networks and resources across Canada.

Past editions of the Newsletter

Missions

Women-Focused Trade Missions are offered by BWIT to provide women entrepreneurs with opportunities to secure contracts globally. Working with colleagues at consulates and missions as well as business women’s associations across Canada, BWIT provides women entrepreneurs with the insight, intelligence and market entry vehicles to successfully globalize.


LinkedIn

The BWIT LinkedIn Group provides an interactive venue to connect with the BWIT team as well as share information, successes and opportunities with other like-minded members.


Directory

Women-Owned Specialized Directory is a means for women entrepreneurs to promote their products and services to over 5 million visitors and procurement professionals from around the world. Developed in partnership between BWIT and Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada, the specialized directory is a free online tool available on the Canadian Company Capabilities (CCC) database that women entrepreneurs can leverage to promote, partner and secure contracts.


CanadExport

CanadExport is the official e-magazine of the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service. BWIT collaborates with CanadExport to publish an annual business women-focused edition for International Women’s Day (March 8th).

2017 International Women's Day Edition

Past Editions of CanadExport

BWIT Blogs

BWIT Blogs delve into international trade related topics and highlight how women entrepreneurs can leverage BWIT and TCS support.

June 2017: Orlando is calling women exporters


Subscribe to BWIT News

BWIT News is a monthly email update on initiatives from BWIT and partners including upcoming events, programs, research and tools for women entrepreneurs.