U.S. Commercial Service Helps Companies Expand Globally with Descartes Datamyne Solution
U.S. Commercial Service is using Descartes Datamyne™ to produce in-depth market research to help U.S. exporters better identify new international business opportunities.
Descartes Systems Group (Nasdaq:DSGX) (TSX:DSG), the global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce, announced that the U.S. Commercial Service, a business unit of the International Trade Administration (ITA) in the U.S. Department of Commerce, is using the Descartes Datamyne™ global trade data solution to produce in-depth market research to help U.S. exporters better identify new international business opportunities.
“Our mission is to prepare U.S. companies to succeed in international markets and we have discovered that research can be a key catalyst,” said Heather Andrea Ranck, International Trade Specialist, Office Director and Global Rural Team Leader, U.S. Commercial Service. “The Descartes Datamyne solution is extremely beneficial because it allows us to show companies the market opportunities available to them in a very tangible and data driven way. We can easily manipulate an enormous amount of global trade data to micro level details, such as the company name of prospective importers. Good data and strong analytics can galvanize companies into action, and it is truly an evolutionary step to be able to provide this level of market data to our clients.”
Descartes Datamyne is one of the world’s largest, searchable global trade databases of accurate, up-to-date import-export information aggregated from global customs authorities and trade ministries. With data from 50 countries and currently growing by millions of records a year, the solution delivers actionable intelligence for market research, sales insight, supply chain management, enhanced security and competitive strategy. Manufacturers, shippers, wholesalers, transport and logistics service providers, management consultants, legal practitioners, industry analysts and more use the searchable and granular data within Descartes Datamyne to initiate growth strategies, explore new markets, benchmark performance, monitor commodity volumes and values, simplify trade data research, discover buyer-seller relationships and refine sourcing strategies.
Date posted: March 20, 2018