Minority Businesses are More Likely to Export Exporting is good for American business, good for American workers and good for American jobs. Nearly ninety-six percent (96%) of the world’s customers lie outside the United States and Minority Business Development Agency is committed to working with U.S. companies to help American-made goods and services succeed in the global market. Minority businesses have a competitive advantage in global trade based on their cultural ties, language skills, and nimbleness. Today, the importance of minority-owned businesses as a key component of U.S. international trade has never been greater. Learn More. Access business e-commerce tools and resources to help your business overcome common cross-border e-commerce challenges. Strategic Partner Export Success Stories Sign up for our Global Business News newsletter for information, tools, and resources to help your business seize opportunities at home and abroad.