About Southwest Illinois Trade & Investment Council

Key stakeholders across Southwest Illinois, in alliance with the International Trade Center at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville (SIUE), united to form the Southwest Illinois Trade & Investment Council as a strategic initiative to equip companies in our region with the resources they need to make exporting their products a reality.


Our Mission

Our mission is to raise awareness of global exporting and foreign direct investment as an opportunity for economic stability and growth in Southwestern Illinois. Our opportunity as a region is also your opportunity to gain economic stability through exporting your product.