WELCOME TO THE STATE OF ILLINOIS WEST EUROPEAN OFFICE
The Office of Trade and Investment (OTI) serves as the official State of Illinois International Office, welcoming foreign delegations, developing international relationships and collaborating with organizations in the Chicago international community. The OTI provides small and medium sized Illinois businesses with guidance, expertise and assistance in all phases of export development. It leads Illinois’ international trade efforts and facilitates marketing outreach. Additionally, the OTI’s global network promotes Illinois around the world, in an effort to attract foreign direct investment to the state.
The State of Illinois West European Office has been representing Illinois in this region since 1968.
Exporting to the European Union
If you are an Illinois company interested in export assistance, please contact our Europe Team in Chicago at 312-814-6029, Iwona.Bochenska@illinois.gov.
If you are a foreign company interested in investment opportunities in Illinois, please contact our Europe Team in Brussels at +32 2 646 5730, email@example.com