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The Chinese market -- half a world away and with a completely different culture -- intimidates many small businesses.
Bucking the trend, these small businesses are taking their U.S.-made products to China and capitalizing on its burgeoning consumer market.
Reggae legend Bob Marley's son Rohan co-founded Marley Coffee, a brand dedicated to sustainable farming and social entrepreneurship.