Benefits of Membership in MGTA

Membership in the Midwest Global Trade Association is open to anyone who has an interest in global trade.

Personal & Professional Growth

Your ongoing personal and professional growth is critical no matter what point you are at in your career. Join an organization whose members are dedicated to growing and evolving in their professions.

Professional Development Opportunities

Build your skills and expertise by attending our monthly professional development seminars. As a member, you may attend these events at a reduced registration fee.

Online Job Board

It’s an ideal tool when you need to make the right move. Member companies may post listings for free.

Outstanding Value

With all of these great member benefits, your membership dues will quickly pay for themselves. So, what are you waiting for?

Discounted Events

Rub shoulders with colleagues at our networking events, field a foursome at our Golf Outing, and/or attend the Winter Reception. As a member, you may attend these events at a reduced registration fee.

Involvement and Leadership Opportunities

Get on the Board of Directors or join a committee that interests you—or lead one! Members can find a variety of opportunities to network with colleagues and improve our profession for all.

Annual Sponsors

Since 1924


About MGTA

Since 1924, business people from Minnesota and neighboring states who share an interest in international business opportunities have joined together to exchange ideas, experiences and information through the programs and services offered by the Midwest Global Trade Association (MGTA). MGTA remains active and growing today, stimulated by new members and changes in the global market place.

MGTA is a nonprofit organization supported entirely by the efforts and contributions of its membership. The association draws on the talents and resources of international professionals and corporations throughout the region. Members include companies of all sizes and levels of international experiences, as well as individuals with a range of business interests and perspectives. Anyone interested in international trade is invited to become a member and share the experience.

Member Testimonials

Read some of the praise we've received from our members.

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