International Business

Access is Everything - International Business - Richmond International AirportVirginia’s Gateway Region is the perfect gateway to and from U.S. markets for international companies. International embassies, direct international flights and national policy makers are within only a two-hour drive from Washington, D.C. State-level officials and cultural resources are available at the nearby capital of Virginia, Richmond, just 25 miles north on Interstate 95.

International import/export markets are also accessible via Richmond International Airport, the Port of Virginia and the Port of Richmond. The Commonwealth of Virginia offers free programs for companies looking to expand international business opportunities locally or abroad.

Learn more about our international business community as well as available support and services by exploring the resources below: 

Major International Employers in the Gateway Region

International Business Services

Exporting Resources for Virginia Companies

International Partners