Tag Archives: International trade support

Cross-government approach at heart of new drive to boost exports

A new whole-of-government approach to boosting British exports delivered through a transformed, UK Trade and Investment (UKTI), focused on priority markets and sectors, has been announced today (19 January 2016) by Trade Minister Lord Maude. Continue reading

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Business leaders back Britain’s ambitions for growth

First ambassadors announced for International Festival for Business 2016 Prominent entrepreneurs and leaders within Britain’s business community have today pledged their support for the International Festival for Business (IFB) 2016. The unveiling of the new cohort of ambassadors for IFB2016 … Continue reading

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Not Difficult, Just Different – Sheffield Event

The free breakfast event is part of a joint initiative between UKTI Yorkshire and Humber and the Sheffield City Region Local Enterprise Partnership and aims to help grow the city’s economy by helping every business fulfil their export potential. Continue reading

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Not Difficult, Just Different – Doncaster Export Event

The event is part of a joint initiative between UKTI Yorkshire and Humber, the Sheffield City Region Local Enterprise Partnership, Business Doncaster and Doncaster Chamber of Commerce and aims to help grow the Doncaster economy by helping every business fulfil their export potential. Continue reading

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Focus on Canada

2016 will see the first ever trade mission headed up by the Master Cutler, organised by the International Trade Forum. This event will inform on the opportunities that exist for UK companies in Canada. Hosted by the Master Cutler, Craig … Continue reading

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Export Control: Licencing Performance Dashboard

Under the UK Government’s Department for Business, Innovation and Skills, the Export Control Organisation (ECO) promotes global security through strategic export controls, facilitating responsible exports. They aim to help exporters sell their goods responsibly within the law.

The ECO provide a regularly updated web page to give you a snapshot of current performance against targets, and also how they are doing on a country-by-country basis. The page also provides guidance on export licence applications and various links to additional services to support export development. It’s a useful tool for potential and existing exporters. Continue reading

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Meet and Build – The Overseas Business Network – South East Asia

You are invited once again this time to our 5th in the series of the Meet & Build Overseas Business Network Initiative events hosting here in Sheffield. Continue reading

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Focus on China

The Chinese economy has grown at just under 10 per cent a year for 32 years, overtaking Japan in 2010 to become the world’s 2nd largest economy. According to the OECD, China is projected to overtake the US in 2016 (in PPP terms). Continue reading

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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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Export Worldwide: Where is your Next Global Opportunity?

If you already sell overseas and are looking to develop into new markets or follow up on those international enquiries the “Export Worldwide: Where is your Next Global Opportunity?” seminar will give you the opportunity to find out about the wide range of support available as well as further insight into researching new markets, export finance and preparing for export growth. Continue reading

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