COVID-19 RESOURCES

Take our Survey!

If you are an Exporter in Northeast Ohio/Northwest Pennsylvania, we would like your feedback which will assist us in assessing the effect of our local economy, workforce, and resources.

 

The results of this survey will give us a better understanding of the local impacts on small to mid-sized companies so we can better assist you through these hard times and beyond. We are concerned about the future of the supply chain and your feedback will be so crucial in guiding us in future planning and policy recommendations.

Take the survey here.

Outbreak Information

You can find live data of COVID-19 cases around the world and even by state on this website.

State Updates

Ohio Information: Website

Pennsylvania Information: Website

SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan

Ohio & Pennsylvania Small Businesses Eligible for Assistance

Small businesses that have suffered substantial economic injury due to the Coronavirus may be eligible for the SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan.

  • Working capital loan that can be used to pay fixed debts, payroll, accounts payable, and other bills

  • Low-interest, fixed-rate, long-term loan that can provide up to $2 million in assistance

Ready to Apply? Online Application

SBA Export Finance Programs

The SBA has finance programs in place for Exports to assist with day-to-day operations, advance orders with suppliers, and refinancing existing debts.

ExIm Export Credit Insurance

ExIm Bank offers Export Credit Insurance to provide businesses with the confidence to enter new markets, expand international sales, and gain new customers. 

  • ExIm Export Credit Insurance: Brochure

COVID-19 Survey Results

Thryv, Inc. and America's Small Business Development Center (SBDC) conducted a survey to gauge the impact the Coronavirus is having on small businesses.