Business owners are invited to apply to attend an upcoming trade mission.
The Manatee Economic Development Council and the Economic Development Corporation of Sarasota County are accepting applications for involvement with an upcoming trade mission to Panama.
Fifteen slots are available for businesses based in Manatee and Sarasota counties, according to a release. Companies in manufacturing, distribution, exports or the service industry that best meet the EDCs' selection criteria will be chosen for the trip.
The trip will take place from Sept. 6-9. Area businesses interested in going on the mission should contact Lauren Kratsch at (941) 748-4842, ext. 134, or via e-mail at [email protected].