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    How does one go about paying German VAT?

    Posted on 20 August 2014

    I have ordered some pallets with flipped lids, and have been told to pay German VAT and shipping. Ho...

    Bogota's mobility infrastructure if aiming for a successful future, and you could be part of thi...

    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 ...

    The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) made an announcement earlier this month regarding...

    Green light for Foreign Banks

    Posted on 1 August 2014

    On July 15, President Benigno Simeon “Noynoy” Aquino III signed the Republic Act (RA) No. 10641, upg...

    There are lots of other questions on this, but the answers are either out of date or don't actually ...

    Following the success of our 2013 game changers conference (click here for the programme), we will b...

    The National Infrastructure Agency (ANI) opened the bidding process to award one or two concession c...

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    Robust growth: The Philippines

    Posted on 18 July 2014

    In a brief visit to the Philippines, World Bank President Jim Yong Kim announced that the Philippine...

    The British and Colombian Chamber of Commerce (B&CCC) and UK Trade &        Investment (UKTI...

    How to develop and grow your export market? Export Connect conference is free to attend for manuf...

    I export to North African countries.My customers want to pay me in their local currency. Which is T...

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    Small firms struggling to access export support

    Posted on 3 July 2014

    Despite a continuing push to make Government services more accessible, many small businesses are str...

    Source: investinbogota.org If you would like to receive more information, or you have any que...

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    Government Export Finance support

    Posted on 2 July 2014

    UKEF_Brochure_April_2014 If you are planning to export goods or services from the UK then it is lik...

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    The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) made an announcement earlier this month regarding...

    Green light for Foreign Banks

    Posted on 1 August 2014

    On July 15, President Benigno Simeon “Noynoy” Aquino III signed the Republic Act (RA) No. 10641, upg...

    featured story

    Robust growth: The Philippines

    Posted on 18 July 2014

    In a brief visit to the Philippines, World Bank President Jim Yong Kim announced that the Philippine...

    featured story

    Small firms struggling to access export support

    Posted on 3 July 2014

    Despite a continuing push to make Government services more accessible, many small businesses are str...

    Article posted by Jack Torrance
    via Caspian Media

    Source: investinbogota.org If you would like to receive more information, or you have any que...

    featured story

    Government Export Finance support

    Posted on 2 July 2014

    UKEF_Brochure_April_2014 If you are planning to export goods or services from the UK then it is lik...

    Article posted by Paul Wills
    on behalf of UK Export Finance

    The Philippines is one of 15 countries selected by the UK Government to receive funding from The New...

    Part two of this five part series investigates managing currency fluctuations: If your business i...

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    on behalf of World First

    Restructuring Singapore's economy and raising productivity, so as to reduce its reliance on foreign ...

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    GDP forecast unchanged from the previous survey in March; inflation likely to slow. SINGAPORE: Si...

    If your business is involved in selling online internationally or purchasing wholesale goods from ab...

    Article posted by Luke Trayfoot
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    In Safe Hands? Your Company Data & Your Employees

    Posted on 28 May 2014

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    Welcome to Hot Off the French Trade Press, a weekly round up of news items from French trade journal...

    All Exporters would probably agree that if their international business were 100 percent “cash on de...

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    How to develop and grow your export market? Export Connect conference is free to attend for manuf...

    Working with CITES

    Starts from 12 September 2014

    This in-depth course is designed for those new to CITES (The Convention on International Trade in En...

    Introduction to Export

    Starts from 17 September 2014

    This key export training course is a must for anyone new to exporting goods and for those requiring ...

    This course is intended to provide a link for procurement and finance specialists to the world of in...

    Advanced Guide to Letters of Credit

    Starts from 25 September 2014

    Designed to enhance exporters knowledge of the payment system. A one-day practical workshop suitable...

    This course is intended to provide a link for procurement and finance specialists to the world of in...

    Achieving Successful Customs Audits

    Starts from 26 September 2014

    Customs audits are often viewed with fear and trepidation but there is no reason for this to be the ...

    The British and Colombian Chamber of Commerce (B&CCC) and UK Trade &        Investment (UKTI...

    Achieving AEO Status

    Starts from 2 October 2014

    This course will guide delegates in the practical application of the requirements for obtaining AEO ...

    Achieving AEO Status

    Starts from 2 October 2014

    This course will guide delegates in the practical application of the requirements for obtaining AEO ...

    Customs Tariff Classification

    Starts from 3 October 2014

    This course is designed for those new to customs tariff classification and for those needing a great...

    Following the success of our 2013 game changers conference (click here for the programme), we will b...

    Achieving AEO Status

    Starts from 8 October 2014

    This course will guide delegates in the practical application of the requirements for obtaining AEO ...

    This programme consists of five training courses designed to equip delegates with the specific skill...

    Process Analysis, Design and Documentation

    Starts from 16 October 2014

    A practical and helpful course intended to guide participants to an understanding of their company's...

    Your Five Year Plan for Exports

    Starts from 23 October 2014

    This module focuses on your business and how you are currently approaching your exporting activity, ...

    Customs Tariff Classification

    Starts from 23 October 2014

    This course is designed for those new to customs tariff classification and for those needing a great...

    Import Duty Management

    Starts from 5 November 2014

    This in-depth course is designed for those who wish to understand the processes and options availabl...

    Customs Valuation Training Course

    Starts from 6 November 2014

    This course is designed for those new to customs valuation and for those needing a greater understan...

    As an integral part of regulatory or Standards compliance, continuous improvement and audit readines...

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    How does one go about paying German VAT?

    Posted on 20 August 2014

    I have ordered some pallets with flipped lids, and have been told to pay German VAT and shipping. How does one go about paying VAT in Germany from the UK, and what percentage does it cover and then can...

    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...

    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?

    There are lots of other questions on this, but the answers are either out of date or don't actually answer the question.I do not require any suggestions for payment alternatives, or offers to help set...

    US Bank Account Advice

    Posted on 6 September 2012

    My company are starting to do more business in the US and I was wondering whether it is possible for us to set up a bank account in territory for receipt of payments or do we need to be a registered company...

    We are looking for Printing materials supplier (Paper, ink, plates, chemicals and so on; this is long term business opportunity, export purpose from UK. A prompt reply is highly appreciated.RegardsMusiePrime...

    I export to North African countries.My customers want to pay me in their local currency. Which is TND, EGP and LYD. The amounts vary from hundreds to tens of thousands of the local currency.I need your...

    Question posted by Jav Khan
    on behalf of GTT

    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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    Invoice offsetting (credit notes

    Posted on 17 June 2014

    Hi guysWe owe our local Brazilian agent money for travel expenses (approx. $10k USD) and he is chasing for payment. We have requested that he offsets this against an invoice for goods we have supplied...

    Overdue invoices

    Posted on 13 May 2013

    What are your experiences of trying to recover amounts overdue by overseas customers? Who have you found particularly useful in this respect? I’d like to hear from you if you’re an exporter with this...

    Question posted by Gill Targett-Adams
    on behalf of UK Export Finance

    On behalf of a client exporting products from the UK to the USA, we are trying to identify companies either in the USA or UK willing to quote rates for product liability insurance.Our company, ExportAction,...

    Question posted by Roger Frampton
    on behalf of ExportAction

    Tradeshow Access Programme.

    We sell our skincare products to trade/companies in Germany but we only accept Credit Card payments and this is not the norm in Germany and we are told that business payments are done via Direct Debit...

    Factoring invoices in the USA?

    Posted on 21 March 2014

    Our company assists UK SMEs establish, develop and operate business in the USA. We do almost anything and everything in the USA that a UK company does for itself at home.For the first time in seven years,...

    Question posted by Roger Frampton
    on behalf of ExportAction

    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...

    I am an investor looking to find exporters who need investment to grow their businesses. How can I best connect with these types of professionals / businesses?Mr Varmadvarma06@yahoo.co.uk

    Question posted by Dhanesh Varma

    We intend to launch a product a video game, which will be accessible on all platforms. It is our ambition that this game could be purchased not only from UK customers but from overseas, thus generating...

    Question posted by Paul Hill
    on behalf of JP2 Trading

    Is it possible to hire US citizens to work for a UK based Company? How would they be paid on the pay roll and what are the implications?

    Payment by A US company

    Posted on 24 March 2014

    I have had a query from a company who have received an enquiry from the US, and they are putting together their proposal.They normally only export software which has activation keys, so if the customer...

    Question posted by Sarajane Marchant
    on behalf of UKTI

    Exporting to other countries from the UK

    Posted on 27 January 2014

    How do I raise a start-up loan to start exporting from the UK to the rest of the world.

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