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    The second of a new series of webinars aimed at helping UK companies do business in the USA. Join to...

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

    UKTI Washington hosts its annual trade mission to the World Bank, Inter-American Development Bank an...

    Four Tips to Increase Your Amazon Profits

    Posted on 11 December 2014

    Sellers sign up on Amazon because they fall into one of two categories: they have a couple of loose ...

    International CES - Media Showcase

    Starts from 8 January 2015

    UKTI welcomes UK companies to participate in a speed-dating session in the British Business Lounge w...

    International CES - IP Workshop

    Starts from 7 January 2015

    Does your product or service incorporate software technology? How does IP apply in the US and UK? Jo...

    International CES - Legal Workshop

    Starts from 6 January 2015

    Do you understand the challenges of operating a US business from overseas? Have you considered the o...

    Google Analytics for Ecommerce Businesses

    Posted on 9 December 2014

    Google Analytics for ecommerce businesses is no longer optional, it’s mandatory. Well, it is if you ...

    Join a select group of UK companies on UK Trade & Investment’s Mission to the Symposium on...

    Opportunity to be recommended as a participant in accelerator located in metropolitan US market U...

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

    Black Friday and Cyber Monday may be over for another year, but we here at SellerExpress believe tha...

    Seamus Breslin of RepricerExpress talks about what exactly repricing software does and how your onli...

    US Merchant

    Posted on 4 December 2014

    I am operating a UK based business selling to the US. I am currently getting crushed by merchant fee...

    Question posted by Lee White
    on behalf of Cubbies

    we are a UK business who have a footprint in the USA (Boston) employing a couple of employees - what...

    We are creating a US-based subsidiary, and have agreed with the CEO of that business to receive a sh...

    Question posted by Rich Dale
    on behalf of Flowlens

    It’s hard to believe that we are coming toward the end of this year and Black Friday and Cyber M...

    We currently import timber framed glass mirrors from China for the UK market and now looking to expo...

    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...

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    Four Tips to Increase Your Amazon Profits

    Posted on 11 December 2014

    Sellers sign up on Amazon because they fall into one of two categories: they have a couple of loose ...

    Google Analytics for Ecommerce Businesses

    Posted on 9 December 2014

    Google Analytics for ecommerce businesses is no longer optional, it’s mandatory. Well, it is if you ...

    Black Friday and Cyber Monday may be over for another year, but we here at SellerExpress believe tha...

    Seamus Breslin of RepricerExpress talks about what exactly repricing software does and how your onli...

    It’s hard to believe that we are coming toward the end of this year and Black Friday and Cyber M...

    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, ...

    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...

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    events

    New York Mens Market

    Starts from 1 January 2015

    The Tradeshow Access Programme will support a UK group led by UKFT to this edition of the New York M...

    NATPE

    Starts from 1 January 2015

    is an important event for companies pitching television programmes

    Informex

    Starts from 1 January 2015

    The Tradeshow Access Programme will support UK groups led by Chemical Industries Assoc. at this fine...

    International CES 2015

    Starts from 6 January 2015

    International CES - the global stage for innovations and breakthroughs in the consumer technology se...

    International CES - Legal Workshop

    Starts from 6 January 2015

    Do you understand the challenges of operating a US business from overseas? Have you considered the o...

    International CES - IP Workshop

    Starts from 7 January 2015

    Does your product or service incorporate software technology? How does IP apply in the US and UK? Jo...

    International CES - Media Showcase

    Starts from 8 January 2015

    UKTI welcomes UK companies to participate in a speed-dating session in the British Business Lounge w...

    Craft & Hobby Fair, USA 10 - 14 January 2015

    Starts from 10 January 2015

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

    Craft & Hobby Association

    Starts from 10 January 2015

    The Tradeshow Access Programme will support a UK group led by British Allied Trade Federation at the...

    The second of a new series of webinars aimed at helping UK companies do business in the USA. Join to...

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

    Winter Fancy Food Show

    Starts from 18 January 2015

    The Tradeshow Access Programme will support a UK group led by Food & Drink Export Assoc. at the ...

    Photonics West

    Starts from 22 January 2015

    The Tradeshow Access Programme will support a UK group led by the Electronic Exporters Group for com...

    NAMM International Music Market

    Starts from 23 January 2015

    The Tradeshow Access Programme will support a UK group led by Music Industry Assoc. for music makers...

    Project Sole NY

    Starts from 23 January 2015

    The Tradeshow Access Programme will support a UK group led by British Footwear Assoc. to this event ...

    New York International Gift Fair

    Starts from 25 January 2015

    The Tradeshow Access Programme will support a UK group led by British Allied Trades Federation to on...

    AHR

    Starts from 26 January 2015

    The Tradeshow Access Programme will support a UK group led by FETA to the world’s largest even...

    Realscreen

    Starts from 27 January 2015

    The Tradeshow Access Programme will support a group led by Producers Alliance for Cinema & TV fo...

    PGA USA

    Starts from 27 January 2015

    The Tradeshow Access Programme will support a UK group led by FESPA for companies in the golfing sec...

    Surfaces

    Starts from 27 January 2015

    The Tradeshow Access Programme will support a UK group led by Birmingham Chamber to the leading floo...

    New York Now

    Starts from 31 January 2015

    The Tradeshow Access Programme will support a group led by Designeyes for UK giftware companies to j...

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    opportunities

    Opportunity to be recommended as a participant in accelerator located in metropolitan US market U...

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

    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

    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...

    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...

    New York unveils business friendly tax reforms and groundbreaking incentive program. New York Gov...

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

    Center for Health Information and Analysis require professional health services The Center for Hea...

    Department of Housing and Commmunity Development seeking qualified public accountants. The Departm...

    $90,981,268 available in funds. Applications from eligible building owners and leaseholders for f...

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

    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...

    we are a UK business who have a footprint in the USA (Boston) employing a couple of employees - what are our employment obligations? What employment provisions do we have to make for our 2 employees?Employment...

    US Merchant

    Posted on 4 December 2014

    I am operating a UK based business selling to the US. I am currently getting crushed by merchant fees and Paypal currency conversion. I want to keep the USD because I purchase inventory with it. Does...

    Question posted by Lee White
    on behalf of Cubbies

    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...

    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

    We currently import timber framed glass mirrors from China for the UK market and now looking to export these to the United States. We would like to know what mandatory requirements exist for both the...

    We are creating a US-based subsidiary, and have agreed with the CEO of that business to receive a share option in the parent company. As he will not be a UK tax payer he won't benefit from a tax efficient...

    Question posted by Rich Dale
    on behalf of Flowlens

    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

    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...

    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

    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...

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