Tag Archives: High Growth Markets

Sheffield in China Trade Mission

This is part of a series of events we are running to showcase Sheffield in China. Having already received very positive interest in the Mission from some of our best growing companies we have just 5 places left.  If you … Continue reading

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Northern Powerhouse Mission to Singapore and Malaysia

The new Northern Powerhouse initiative supports sector based trade and investment missions for companies across the North of England. South East Asia represents amazing opportunities for UK business. It’s a strategic region, where economic growth and development is expected to exceed the global average for the foreseeable future.

Delegates are invited to join the Northern Powerhouse business mission to Singapore and Malaysia, which will focus on Manufacturing, Business & Professional Services, Infrastructure (Sports), Education and Value Added sectors, and offer great opportunities for Northern companies to gain insights into two of South East Asia’s most vibrant markets. Continue reading

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Focus on Gulf States

Saudi Arabia and the UAE

What opportunities exist for UK companies?

The event will provide focus on developing business in Saudi Arabia and the UAE covering the following areas:-

◾Overview of the region
◾Approach to Market Entry: One region or individual countries
◾Key Sectors & Opportunities
◾Finding New Partners
◾Support Available
◾Practicalities in Doing Business
◾High Value Opportunities
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Exporting to Brazil

At this Exporting to Brazil event you will hear from guest speaker Paul Eadie MBE who will provide information on exporting to Brazil. Paul ran a successful family business until its takeover in 1991 after 26 years during which he helped to transform it into a public Company. In 1994 he became the DTI Export Promoter for Brazil and in the millennium Honours list was awarded an MBE for services to exports to Brazil. Continue reading

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EU Retail Volume on the Up!

Figures released on the 4 February 2015 by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union show that Retail volume in December 2014 are up by 0.3% in comparison to November 2014. No surprise there I hear you say, after all Christmas was just around the corner. Continue reading

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Game on at Sheffield Hallam University’s new cutting edge lab

The centre has 34 PlayStation4 development kits for students on final year undergraduate and postgraduate courses, developing the next generation of videogame talent. Continue reading

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How next generation Silicon Valley will boost South Yorkshire

The advanced manufacturing innovation district will grow from the existing University of Sheffield’s Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre, Catcliffe, and the wider Advanced Manufacturing Park at Waverley. Continue reading

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‘Select Business Scheme UK’ visa process goes live

The UK now receives more Chinese investment than any other EU country and is also the fourth most popular destination for Chinese investment worldwide. A far-reaching new visa scheme launched by UK Visas & Immigration aims to keep the UK at the top of these charts. Continue reading

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Indonesia – Your Next Business Opportunity

Part of the latest set of emerging markets MINT, it is projected that Indonesia will become the 5th largest economy in the world by 2030. It offers an immense opportunity due to the fact that their middle class is larger than the whole population of Australia and is growing. This makes it the ideal market for British companies who want to export into Asia. Continue reading

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UK India Business Council Ramps Up Launchpad Service

  What is Launchpad? This service is for British companies looking to begin the process of establishing their own presence in India. Launchpad® provides UK businesses with a platform to help them understand and access the Indian market, and accelerates … Continue reading

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