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The TCS can help your business!

The TCS helps companies navigate the complexities of international markets and make better business decisions. The TCS is on the ground in more than 160 cities worldwide, gaining market intelligence, uncovering opportunities for Canadian companies and helping reduce business costs and risks. The TCS is a service of the Government of Canada, helping companies prepare for international markets, assess market potential, find qualified contacts and resolve business problems.

We have an established network of international contacts. As part of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada, the TCS has access to local governments and key business leaders and decision makers through Canada's network of embassies. The TCS can help increase the credibility of Canadian companies in foreign markets, helping them gain access to local contacts not readily available to outside businesses.

TCS insights can help you save time and money by avoiding costly mistakes that can result from trial and error. Our trade commissioners have the market knowledge and experience to help determine the important questions companies should ask potential partners and contacts. Research shows that companies that use TCS services are more successful than those that do notm the value of their exports is 18 percent higher, and they access 36 percent more markets.

We have hands-on knowledge that comes from helping thousands of companies each year pursue opportunities in foreign markets. We understand the sensitivity of your business information and we respect its confidentiality. Whether you’re looking to export, invest abroad, attract investment or develop innovation and R&D partnerships, our international business professionals can help.

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