Tag Archives: DIT

Inside the international suitcase: The UK’s top holiday exports revealed

Dr Liam Fox encourages businesses to export as figures reveal the UK exported more than £300 million worth of holiday goods in 2016. As millions of people fly away for the summer break, so do British goods as latest figures show sunglasses, swimwear and ice-cream are big exports, accounting for more than three quarters of UK holiday goods.** Continue reading

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DIT is attracting top talent to trade team

DIT is attracting top talent to trade team. The Department for International Trade is building a world-class team to develop our  future global trading arrangements after Brexit. Continue reading

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DIT Webinar: Mining Industry in Uzbekistan, 3rd April, 2-3pm BST

With skilled local manpower and developed infrastructure the country offers good investment potential particularly in the mining sector. Uzbekistan possesses significant mineral deposits including gold, uranium, copper, potash and phosphates. Continue reading

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UK Parliament: Support for exports and investment inquiry

The Committee is holding an inquiry into support for exports and investment, following on from the Business, Innovation and Skills Committee’s 2016 inquiry into Exports and the role of UKTI. Continue reading

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Launch of New European Regional Development Fund (ERDF)

The European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), part of the European Structural and Investment Funds programme (ESIF) provides funding to support economic growth in England. The programme focuses on strengthening the region’s businesses and increasing employment. Companies can access matched financial support to develop exports and generate job creation. Continue reading

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Northern Powerhouse Export Taster Visits

DIT is delivering a series of international Trade Missions, Export Taster Visits and dedicated Trade Adviser support to help Northern Powerhouse companies maximise their export potential. Continue reading

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DIT Event: Build a Better Business. Export.

Growing your businesses overseas can sometimes seem like a daunting prospect, but it needn’t be. Businesses who choose to export become 34% more productive in their first year. The world is hungry for ‘Brand Britain’ so there has never been a better time to develop your global network! Continue reading

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International Trade Secretary – 2017 must be ‘Year of Exporting’

Liam Fox calls on businesses to seize export opportunities as DIT identifies 50 key countries for growing trade. The government is urging businesses to make 2017 the year of exporting as it encourages them to seek new markets and seize … Continue reading

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Middle East Rail, Dubai, 7-18th March 2017

UK railway suppliers are invited to join the UK Pavilion at the Middle East Rail  onference and exhibition in Dubai to meet key players and promote your products and services. Over $300bn of planned investment in rail and public transport infrastructure in the … Continue reading

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What’s HOT and what’s NOT in International Trade

What’s HOT and what’s NOT in International Trade, from trade missions, UKEF services and Sheffield City Region’s Growth Hub services to effecitiveness of UKTI services Continue reading

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