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A total of 25 different countries invested in projects in the region, the most of which originated in the US, which launched 30 projects. Germany invested in ten projects, France started nine and Austria, Ireland and the Netherlands each invested in five projects. Continue reading

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Focus on Germany

Germany is still the 2nd UK export market and offers opportunities for UK companie Continue reading

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German for Enterprise project supports Yorkshire exports

Businesses in Yorkshire, Lancashire and the Humber with trade connections in Germany or Austria, or those companies keen to expand into the German market, are invited to work with our students on a language-business project: German for Enterprise. Germany is the UK’s second biggest trading partner so this is a prime opportunity for Sheffield students to get acquainted with the UK’s export drive, and for local businesses to get the edge in doing business with German-speaking companies.

The content of the project is based around the unique business needs of the participating companies. Selected businesses team up with our Year 4 students with the full support of the university’s language experts as well as our Sheffield University Enterprise Unit.
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Developing Britain’s Mittelstand

The German British Forum with Stirling Media presents the next GBF conference, a forum to meet peers, discuss ideas about training, funding and exports for mid-sized companies, and for UK companies to find routes to market in Germany. Continue reading

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UKTI Export Insights Visit

Exporting is GREAT for your business – UK products, services and expertise are in demand all around the world and businesses that export grow faster and survive longer than those that solely rely on their domestic market. Continue reading

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German e-learning Market

  In 2010 Learning Light Limited, in Sheffield, proposed to include market data and statistics on the German market in the UK e-learning market report the organisation produces. However no relevant data & statistics existed for this niche market sector. … Continue reading

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About Us

 Marketing and supporting the Sheffield City Region businesses and their capabilities overseas and in the UK. Working with companies for the benefit of economic growth in this region; working with the International Trade Forum as well as the Sheffield City … Continue reading

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David Patterson, Project Director, Learning Light

Learning Light publishes an annual UK report on the E-learning market. In 2010 we wanted to extend this to incorporate other EU countries. We looked at Germany as a sample in the first instance but couldn’t find the detailed statistical … Continue reading

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