The Northern California District Export Council
supports increased U.S. exports and enhanced national economic security by providing business leadership and international expertise to support the U.S. Department of Commerce in trade related-matters.
The DEC helps international business development by Northern California companies, promoting economic growth and creating new and higher-paying jobs.
DEC members are appointed by the U.S. Secretary of Commerce.
Closely affiliated with the Commerce Department’s U.S. Export Assistance Centers, DEC members sponsor and participate in numerous trade promotion activities.