Tag Archives: New Markets

Exporting to Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia has embarked on one of the biggest expansion plans seen in modern times. New industries and new technologies are emerging. 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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Crossing the Bridge to China

MADE is the country’s biggest and most inspiring event for entrepreneurs and will enable you to showcase your products and services to up to 3000 companies from across the UK and overseas. Continue reading

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Queen’s honours for four top firms

Three were honoured for international trade – Dismatec, Melett and Abbey Forged Products – and one for innovation – Roy Hatfield Ltd. This year a total of 162 awards have been handed out – 110 for international trade, 39 for innovation and 13 for sustainable development. Previously known as the Queen’s Awards to Industry, the first awards were given in 1966. Continue reading

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Sheffield rallies in bid to drive up exports

It is launching an international trade and export strategy with the priority of supporting small and medium sized businesses.

The authority said that SMEs were the foundation of the local economy, contributing around half of the employment and turnover, and boosting exports was a “strong route” towards increased private sector growth.
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Agents help tools reclamation business tap into overseas markets

When Anne Wilson joined Numill as a book-keeper in 2000, exports accounted for less than a fifth of the tool reclamation company’s business. A management buyout and a recession later, Anne has built international trade into half the business “and that proportion is likely to rise still further”, she says. Continue reading

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UKTI – 3,000 companies take part in Export Week

UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) are delivering their fifth Export Week, from 7 – 11 April. 70 events are featured for small and mid-sized businesses across the UK with organisations attending a variety of workshops, seminars, intellectual property and marketing workshops. Continue reading

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MADE The Entrepreneur Festival: Sheffield

MADE: The Entrepreneur Festival offers visitors a spectacular range of business events and activity in and around Sheffield.

Festival highlight MADE for Success takes place on 24 and 25 September at Sheffield City Hall. This centrepiece features a blend of business experts and leading entrepreneurs who will share their experience and knowledge on achieving success.
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Global Manufacturing Festival: Sheffield

Part of the UK’s International Festival for Business, the Global Manufacturing Festival (GMF) is specifically designed to help SME’s understand the supply chains for a broad range of high growth market sectors, how they might access them, and where to focus investments to gain future business. Continue reading

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UKTI – Exporting for Growth: Raise Your Online Presence

As part of Export Week, UK Trade and Investment are providing a free event to provide businesses with an insight into raising your online presence. Whether you are already exporting or thinking about growing your business by developing export markets, you need to be aware of the opportunities that using your online presence can bring. Continue reading

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