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    Temporary Export to USA

    Posted on 20 November 2014

    We want to send some equipment to an exhibition in the US, but don't want to be charged duty over th...

    I provide consultancy services to the customer and they tell me that their bank will only make payme...

    We're looking to launch a website specifically for the US market. There are a number of hosting opti...

    Making a Stylish Entrance to the USA

    Posted on 18 November 2014

    Number 35 is a London-based fashion label aimed at professional women. Established in 2007, by Andre...

    We are in the Garden leisure industry and have a branded product which we have developed over 30 yea...

    Question posted by a user

    Calculating US import duty

    Posted on 12 November 2014

    Hi there, Can anyone tell me how to work out what the charges/import duty will be charges on goods g...

    Question posted by Romina Scott
    on behalf of Strokesport Ltd

    Market Visit to the United States

    Starts from 9 February 2015

    New York City and Boston: 9 – 13 February 2015 Application deadline date: 8 December 2014 Sector: ...

    USA Expeditionary base camp tentage (EBCT)

    Starts from 12 November 2014

    USA – Expeditionary base camp tentage (EBCT) EBCT for the UN. The UN is seeking Expressions ...

    USA – Static surveillance and threat detection solutions Static surveillance and threat detect...

    We issued a pro-forma invoice, the US customer paid 3 days later. The customer is due to collect the...

    UK e-commerce business expanding into US

    Posted on 29 October 2014

    HiI have online shop based in UK selling push scooters.I'd like to start selling this on US market a...

    Question posted by Roman Domurad
    on behalf of Quelb

    I am a UK web developer (limited company) who is planning to reach out into the US market (particula...

    Exporting alcohol to North America

    Posted on 21 October 2014

    Can you recomend a consultancy, company or independant advisor who can speak to companies knowlegab...

    We sell software products and bespoke solutions for the non-profit industry. We have clients all ove...

    USA – Southern California based robotics accelerator offering six figure funding and mentorshi...

    We are looking for a Sub Agency on the ground in the United States to market & sell our Solar PV pro...

    PhoenixTM manufacture temperature profiling systems for use in heat treatment, steel manufacturing, ...

    Renewable Market Right Licenses

    Posted on 26 September 2014

    We are about to take our business over to the USA. We have developed, patented and manufactured our ...

    We are a small publisher and will be exhibiting for the first time at a US academic conference in Wa...

    Sources of market research for the US

    Posted on 24 September 2014

    Can anybody suggest some reliable and free sources of market research for the US market?In particula...

    Question posted by James Page
    on behalf of Modena Services
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    Making a Stylish Entrance to the USA

    Posted on 18 November 2014

    Number 35 is a London-based fashion label aimed at professional women. Established in 2007, by Andre...

    PhoenixTM manufacture temperature profiling systems for use in heat treatment, steel manufacturing, ...

    Upstream, Downstream and Midstream companies are trying to be more creative as to how they are going...

    Green Star Media is a Surrey-based digital media company providing expert training plans, advice and...

    featured story

    TOP TEN U.S. TRADE QUESTIONS – #4 Taxes

    Posted on 14 July 2014

    Continuing in this series of the Top 10 FAQs that UKTI receives, we’ll explore the next topic of UK/...

    featured story

    TOP TEN U.S. TRADE QUESTIONS – #1 Customs

    Posted on 14 July 2014

    This series will address the top 10 frequently asked questions that we in UKTI USA, regularly receiv...

    Azerbaijan has continued to grow in leaps and bounds as a country over the past decade with the ...

    With dedicated teams in the USA, the UK and around the world, you can be assured that your goods wil...

    Article posted by Sandrine Martin
    on behalf of Geodis Wilson
    featured story

    Export to the USA

    Posted on 11 April 2014

    The US is set to continue being a key player in the global economy: the country has one of the world...

    Article posted by DHL Express
    on behalf of DHL Express UK

    It’s 2014 and we’re all resolved to better ourselves: lose weight, eat more kale, watch less televis...

    Article posted by Michael Smith
    via PivotDesk, Inc.

    Keeping your pet as safe as houses

    Posted on 18 December 2013

    UKTI has helped SureFlap, the microchip-operated pet products company, become an international...

    Bedfordshire technology company gets the green light for £multi-million US expansion UKTI ...

    Intellectual Property Rights in the USA

    Posted on 25 November 2013

    If you plan to do business in the USA, or if you are already trading there, it is essential to know ...

    High Tech Does Not Have to Mean High Risk

    Posted on 21 November 2013

    New business owners can get lost in all of the insurance jargon. They need to be insured, and they w...

    Article posted by Drew Frey
    on behalf of PivotDesk, Inc.

    Cornish swimwear makes a splash in America

    Posted on 20 November 2013

    A Cornish company specialising in swimwear for babies and children has seen a dramatic increase in...

    As the battle to tackle childhood obesity continues, a successful Buckinghamshire-based food c...

    PivotDesk Launches in Boston and Portland

    Posted on 31 October 2013

    I’m thrilled to announce that PivotDesk is launching in two new markets. Though 3,000 miles apart, B...

    As companies eye-up the US market and construct their US market entry strategies, they often regard ...

    Sonya’s an export ‘Winner’ thanks to E-commerce Sonya Winner Studio designs a...

    Britain, in the race to export

    Posted on 21 October 2013

    When it comes to the global race to export, Britain has a head start. Our products are in high deman...

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    Craft & Hobby Fair, USA 10 - 14 January 2015

    Starts from 10 January 2015

    The Craft & Hobby Association in conjunction with British Jewellery & Giftware Internation...

    NY NOW,1st – 5th Feb 2015 British Pavilion British Jewellery & Giftware International in conj...

    Market Visit to the United States

    Starts from 9 February 2015

    New York City and Boston: 9 – 13 February 2015 Application deadline date: 8 December 2014 Sector: ...

    InterBev - Beverage Trade Show

    Starts from 9 June 2015

    lnterBev Beverage is co-located with FMI Connect and will take place June 9-11, 2015 at McCormick Pl...

    opportunities

    USA Expeditionary base camp tentage (EBCT)

    Starts from 12 November 2014

    USA – Expeditionary base camp tentage (EBCT) EBCT for the UN. The UN is seeking Expressions ...

    USA – Static surveillance and threat detection solutions Static surveillance and threat detect...

    USA – Southern California based robotics accelerator offering six figure funding and mentorshi...

    USA – Automotive distributor interested in UK products An independent national distributo...

    Opportunity posted by UKTI Digital
    on behalf of UK Trade & Investment

    Research and Development assistantce for Technical Collection for Defense Intelligence Agency. Un...

    US state governance seeks construction plans and services for additional travel lanes.  The ...

    Opportunity posted by UKTI Digital
    on behalf of UK Trade & Investment

    US state transporation bureau seeks construction inspection services for major pavement project. ...

    Opportunity posted by UKTI Digital
    on behalf of UK Trade & Investment

    Major US defence contractor is seeking a light-weight, unmanned-aerial vehicle. A manufacturer o...

    "If you talk to a man in a language he understand, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his ...

    USA - New energy storage technologies

    Starts from 28 July 2014

    $8,325,000 available for proposals to transition new energy storage technologies with proven techni...

    Opportunity posted by UKTI Digital
    on behalf of UK Trade & Investment

    USA - Center for health information & analysis requires claims database Enterprise data warehous...

    USA - Unique sushi franchise opportunity

    Starts from 24 March 2014

    Rapidly expanding sushi franchise seeks interested partners in the UK market to continue their inte...

    Opportunity posted by UKTI Digital
    on behalf of UK Trade & Investment

    Financial Appraisal services needed for statewide use. Appraisal Services sought for the Departme...

    Insurance Department is seeking management capacity services  Insurance Department  is ...

    Technical communication and public outreach services required by public utilities commision. Local...

    Environmental planning and analytical services for mitigation projects. Environmental consulting s...

    Providers to Conduct Research and Evaluation of Education Programs required. The Department of Ele...

    Education services for RETELL courses sought by Education Department. The Department of Elementary...

    Professional actuarial services for ad hoc projects in East Coast University University is seeking...

    Educational and training services for school based health prevention programs needed. The Departme...

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    questions

    I provide consultancy services to the customer and they tell me that their bank will only make payments abroad if my customer and I are physically in our respective banks (apparently connected to US anti-money...

    We're looking to launch a website specifically for the US market. There are a number of hosting options available to us: UK or US. Does the physical location of the web hosting infrastructure effect product...

    Temporary Export to USA

    Posted on 20 November 2014

    We want to send some equipment to an exhibition in the US, but don't want to be charged duty over there. It will be sent by a courier.The courier has given us a pre-alert form that I guess they will use...

    We are in the Garden leisure industry and have a branded product which we have developed over 30 years, we have sold our item in to the USA through our website and have had good feedback, as a result...

    Question posted by a user

    Calculating US import duty

    Posted on 12 November 2014

    Hi there, Can anyone tell me how to work out what the charges/import duty will be charges on goods going from UK to USA?Thank you

    Question posted by Romina Scott
    on behalf of Strokesport Ltd

    In the US tipping is not an option. What is the best way of covering yourself with regards to HMRC and not being out of pocket on a business trip to America? Do you add 10% to your receipts and hope...

    Question posted by John Coldwell
    on behalf of InfoQuest

    Sales Tax question.

    Posted on 27 August 2014

    Background: We are a UK Ltd company buying goods only from US suppliers and selling them only in the US via amazon.com. Nothing is imported or exported, it all happens in the US.We pay tax in the UK...

    UK e-commerce business expanding into US

    Posted on 29 October 2014

    HiI have online shop based in UK selling push scooters.I'd like to start selling this on US market as well without physical presence in US (this is planning when selling is growing). I found that I don't...

    Question posted by Roman Domurad
    on behalf of Quelb

    We issued a pro-forma invoice, the US customer paid 3 days later. The customer is due to collect the goods next week. We will issue our commercial invoice on the day of collection. What exchange rate...

    I am a UK web developer (limited company) who is planning to reach out into the US market (particularly targeted at schools where I have identified a potential gap in the market). I don't have, and don't...

    Question posted by Andrew Ace
    on behalf of

    Exporting Children's Clothing to USA

    Posted on 15 September 2014

    Hello,I will be exhibiting my products in the USA in a couple of weeks (Baltimore) and I have been asked to provide landed prices in USD...I have managed to determine the commodity codes and duty rates,...

    Exporting alcohol to North America

    Posted on 21 October 2014

    Can you recomend a consultancy, company or independant advisor who can speak to companies knowlegably at a workshop about labeling, export documentation, dodumentation for samples and trade shows, dual...

    Hello,We are currently exporting to distributors in Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Japan and South Korea and are now looking for a distributor to help establish ourselves in the US.Our product...

    We sell software products and bespoke solutions for the non-profit industry. We have clients all over the world. So far we have only charged for our products in pounds. However our US clients see to have...

    Sources of market research for the US

    Posted on 24 September 2014

    Can anybody suggest some reliable and free sources of market research for the US market?In particular, I'm looking for geodemographic insights, much like Experian's Mosaic tool:http://guides.business-strategies.co.uk/mosaicuk2009/html/visualisation.htmI...

    Question posted by James Page
    on behalf of Modena Services

    We are a small publisher and will be exhibiting for the first time at a US academic conference in Washington DC, at which we would like to sell some books (printed in the US, so no customs hassle).Will...

    We are looking for a Sub Agency on the ground in the United States to market & sell our Solar PV production equipment.Products range from, laminators, scribing machines, workstations & many more. Knowledge...

    Renewable Market Right Licenses

    Posted on 26 September 2014

    We are about to take our business over to the USA. We have developed, patented and manufactured our raised deck exhibition system made out of carbon fibre. The company that we will potentially go into...

    Exporting to USA

    Posted on 11 September 2014

    Hi we are a food and beverage ingredients company in the UK. We ship ingredients all over the World from our UK warehouse. We get many enquiries from the USA, but if we were to ship products to the USA,...

    Food & drink change in commodity codes

    Posted on 17 September 2014

    A company has asked me whether there has been a change in commodity codes when exporting food and drink products to the US and Canada. Can anyone shed any light on this?

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