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City chief appointed to lead UK export drive

Department for International Trade (DIT) appoints John Mahon, former Head of Barclays Corporate Bank, as the UK’s new Director General for Exports. Continue reading

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US-UK Trade and Investment Working Group – statement

The United States and the United Kingdom held the third meeting of the US-UK Trade and Investment Working Group on 21 to 22 March, and the inaugural meeting of the new US-UK Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SME) Dialogue on 20 March Continue reading

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US Delegation visits Sheffield City Region

A high-level delegation from the US Congress has visited the Sheffield City Region (SCR) to learn about its growing reputation in advanced manufacturing. Continue reading

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US Delegation visits Sheffield City Region

A high-level delegation from the US Congress has visited the Sheffield City Region (SCR) to learn about its growing reputation in advanced manufacturing.

Ron Kind, US Representative for Wisconsin’s third congressional district, is an expert on small businesses, while Derek Kilmer, who represents Washington’s sixth congressional district, has worked in economic development for over a decade. Both were keen to see the work of the University of Sheffield’s Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) Continue reading

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DIT: Digital Support 1-2-1 Clinic: Sheffield

The Internet has opened up a world of opportunity to businesses, but if your digital knowledge is holding you back, speak to our International e-Commerce Adviser. Continue reading

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You Can Export: Web Optimisation for International Trade

by Department for International Trade – Yorkshire and the Humber Is your business missing out on valuable enquiries and sales from overseas customers? Can they find your website on international search engines? Do they like what they see and does … Continue reading

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Exporting for Growth Breakfast Event: Sheffield

Whether you’re new to exporting or looking to grow your international trade, find out how the Exporting for Growth programme* could benefit your business – all before you head to the office!

Join DIT at the Exporting for Growth Breakfast Event in Sheffield. This informal breakfast gathering is your opportunity to explore this match-funded grant of up to £5,000 which can be used to boost your business’ international success. Continue reading

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Exporting for Growth Breakfast Event: Sheffield, 14 March

Whether you’re new to exporting or looking to grow your international trade, find out how the Exporting for Growth programme* could benefit your business – all before you head to the office! Continue reading

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Trade policy minister sets out future UK-Africa trading relationship

  Minister for Trade Policy, Greg Hands, has set out his vision for a positive UK-Africa trading relationship. Minister for Trade Policy, Greg Hands, has set out his vision for a positive UK-Africa trading relationship. Speaking to the Africa All Party Parliamentary … Continue reading

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International Trade Secretary announces new roles to boost trade around the globe

  The Secretary of State has announced the creation of 9 HM Trade Commissioner roles to represent the UK in trade markets abroad. The Secretary of State for International Trade, Dr Liam Fox, has this week announced that the Department for … Continue reading

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