Merle A. Hinrich established the Hinrich Foundation with the mission of promoting sustainable global trade. It advances its objective by fostering international trade policy research, supporting trade related education and training, and cultivating export led job creation.
He believes that sustainable global trade promotes peace between nations. As founder, chief executive officer and now executive chairman of trade media company Global Sources, Mr. Hinrich has dedicated his life and the activities of the company to advancing sustainable global trade.
Through the endeavors of the Hinrich Foundation, we are able to extend his lifelong work in trade and human-development into areas best served by a philanthropic organization.
Why, how & what of the Hinrich Foundation
The Hinrich Foundation has four key ambitions:
To achieve these goals, the Foundation engages in the following programmatic areas:
We wish to invite your participation in advancing our mission of promoting sustainable global trade.