If you have little or no capital but you want to do big international business; if your small business is not doing so well; or your capital is low, why don’t you turn to the Internet? The Internet is the fastest and most efficient method for the newcomer and the struggling businessperson to become an international broker of goods and services.
To start, you may order directories of importers; but they are not absolutely necessary: importers can be found on the business portals too. hotmail email login
My favourite importer’s directories are Interdata’s International Directory of Importers, and of
Agents, Distributors and Wholesalers. (Visit Interdata online: http://www.export-leads.com). Both feature firms worldwide with company information, contact person, telephone and fax numbers, email address, products handled, bank reference, and much more. With the purchase of a directory, you receive a year’s free subscription to an internet site giving you access to global export sales leads.
Since you will conduct your business on the Internet, an email address and Internet connection are a must. If you don’t yet have an email address, you can get one for free from popular sites such as hotmail (Visit Hotmail online: http://www.hotmail.com) and yahoo (Visit Yahoo online:
http://www.yahoo.com). I prefer yahoo because one gets 1 GB of storage space. That is ideal for your business considering the amount of messages and attachments you will receive. As for an
Internet connection, if you cannot afford it, libraries give you free access to theirs simply by possessing their cards. A telephone is also necessary and a fax number will be an advantage. If you can have a website, that will be a big plus.