Featured Photo: OPIC hosts hundreds of small businesses at its Expanding Horizons workshop in Houston
Nearly 250 small-businesses and entrepreneurs, representing eighteen states and seven countries – from Mexico to Nigeria and Burma — attended the Expanding Horizons workshop in Houston to learn about the ways OPIC and other government agencies can help them expand into emerging markets. The workshop was one of the largest in in Expanding Horizons’ 10-year history.
OPIC helps businesses of all sizes invest in emerging markets and actively reaches out to American small businesses, which last year comprised three-quarters of the new projects OPIC committed. Expanding To date, OPIC has provided $7.9 billion in support to Texas businesses investing in emerging markets in sectors from agriculture to energy to infrastructure.
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