Mission: Development of cooperative programs designed to increase the export of high value food and agricultural products.
Programs: Market access program(map) brand program- the map brand was designed for small businesses that desire financial support to launch a new branded export effort. For accepted participants susta reimburses up to 50% of certain international marketing and and promotion expenses, including eligible trade shows, in-store displays, and required label changes. For the fiscal year ended september 30, 2014 susta worked with 108 companies. These companies generated $218,518,752 in export sales through the brand program.
generic program- 38 events were held with 421 companies participating utilizing $2,793,312 of generic program funds generating $37,084,831 of export sales.
education outreach measures- 36 outreach seminars and events were conducted reaching out to 1,108 companies. New success stories totalled 80.