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    International Business Essentials

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    International Business Essentials - 2 days Location : Peterborough Cost: £500 + VAT Members...

    Advanced Letters of Credit

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    Advanced Letters of Credit Location : Peterborough Cost: £295 + VAT Members £360 + VAT Non...

    Letters of Credit

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    International Documentation

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    International Documentation

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    International Documentation

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    International Documentation

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    Whether you are currently running an export and import company, or are planning on starting one, you...

    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...

    Getting In On The Act in India

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    Superact is a not-for-profit Community Interest Company (CIC). Founded in Wellington, Somerset in 20...

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    A Comprehensive Guide to International Trade

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    The 'gold standard' for import and export training, giving a practical and pragmatic detailed guide....

    A Comprehensive Guide to International Trade

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    This course is a comprehensive guide for anyone engaged in the international movement of goods.  It ...

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    International Documentation

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    International Documentation

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    New Foreign Currency Service for UK Exporters

    Starts from 9 September 2014

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    How can I find local or international strategic investors willing to fund and endorse a private education startup job that aims to develop overseas students in the UK ?Our company is a one year old that...

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    Tax implications of trading with Peru

    Posted on 14 November 2014

    Can somebody please advise on the tax implications of trading with Peru.In particular withholding tax on UK based Sales invoices Thanks,Roque

    FX Options

    Posted on 6 November 2014

    Hi,I have a number of customers paying me in their local currency rather than GBP!Are there options to consider for receiving and exchanging foreign currency as an alternative to the monies being paid...

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    on behalf of Xsw

    Managing overseas currency exposure

    Posted on 14 August 2014

    How does your business manage its overseas currency exposure?What steps and systems do you use that gives you transparency, cost saving and a streamlined process?

    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...

    Latvian Payment Terms

    Posted on 25 April 2014

    We have a customer wishing to buy equipment from the UK, £200k value. The customer says that Latvian banks do not pay deposits but deposit monies in a UK bank and payments are triggered by manufacturing...

    Contract Financing

    Posted on 15 August 2013

    I am a newly established UK trading company. I have won a tender to supply Diesel products to the government of Burkina Faso. The signed contract stipulate 90 payment with a Bank guarantee in place.I...

    Small company receiving US dollar cheques

    Posted on 12 September 2014

    I am just started to make sales in the USA and receiving US dollar cheques. Is paying these cheques into my high street business bank account the best way to handle the exchange?

    Education Services to the Middle East

    Posted on 1 September 2014

    I am looking for information on funding to attend education exhibitions in the middle east. My company designs website/digital material and services for international schools and the Middle East is now...

    An ex colleague of mine (american) has asked me to form a joint venture partnership with his american company which I am keen to do. We will offer summer camps for international children to learn English....

    In addition to UK’s export credit agency -UK Export Finance (UKEF), what are the other avenues that SMEs can use to obtain a Bank Guarantee for Advance Payment?We won a tender recently to provide consultancy...

    We Need finance for new truck

    Posted on 31 January 2013

    We export about £90,000 of UK food shopping a month to France and we need finance to buy a better tractor unit and fridge trailer of ATP standard. Are there any grants or finance available to us.

    How does one go about paying German VAT?

    Posted on 20 August 2014

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    We sell software applications to non-profits all over the world. The majority of countries that we sell to - they tend to be Western countries - don't have a problem paying by wire transfer. The one big...

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    US Bank Account Advice

    Posted on 6 September 2012

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    Question posted by Jav Khan
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    HiI can source and supply branded baby milk from UK . Is it allows to do so and if yes what do I need to do so. What kind of licensing I need or any other real ares thing ?

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