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

    Exporting beer in kegs/bottles to the EU

    Posted on 17 December 2014

    Hello,I've had a quick scan and have seen some useful information, but apologies if this question ha...

    2014 set to be a bumper online Christmas

    Posted on 17 December 2014

    27 November 2014 It is anticipated that UK online shoppers will spend £13 billion this Christmas ...

    emita Britannia rules the brands

    Starts from 14 January 2015

    Britannia Rules the Brands Wednesday 14th January 2014, 17h00-19h30 Nottingham Belfry Hotel ...

    Event posted by Jo Botting
    on behalf of emita

    One of the best ways to expand your business is by moving into new territories and exporting your pr...

    Export Market Research Workshop

    Starts from 26 March 2015

    This workshop provides you with an opportunity to look at how to choose your markets and market segm...

    Export Market Research Workshop

    Starts from 12 February 2015

    This workshop provides you with an opportunity to look at how to choose your markets and market segm...

    This two day workshop will give you a better understanding of international business issues and how ...

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

    This two day workshop will give you a better understanding of international business issues and how ...

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

    This two day workshop will give you a better understanding of international business issues and how ...

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

    International Communication Strategy Workshop

    Starts from 20 January 2015

    This half-day workshop will help you audit your current international communications strategy, and d...

    VAT for online store

    Posted on 12 December 2014

    My company is UK based, I am in business for over 3 yrs and VAT register, Now planning to expand my ...

    Hi OTEwhat are VAT implications of exporting cosmetics and other beauty products to South Asian Coun...

    Question posted by a user

    Market Visit to New Zealand & Australia

    Starts from 10 April 2015

    Auckland, Christchurch & Sydney: 10 – 23 April 2015 Application deadline: Friday, 6 February 20...

    The role of your accountant can be so much more than simply completing your tax return and ensuring ...

    It is often said content is key but how can you make the most of your organisation's content and us...

    I would like to know how to upload business opportunities and events in the website in order to prov...

    Question posted by Alina Niebla
    on behalf of UKTI-HAVANA

    Thinking Internationally Beyond Christmas

    Posted on 3 December 2014

    As part of Open to Export's international e-commerce campaign to help businesses get ready for t...

    Website Optimisation for International Trade

    Starts from 29 January 2015

    UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) London Thursday, 29 January 2014, 09:00 to 14:30 (BST) Does you...

    Food Consolidators in the UK for export

    Posted on 1 December 2014

    Hello,We are called JimJams, we provide a full range of healthier spreads, including 'No Added Sugar...

    Question posted by Kevin Bath
    on behalf of JimJams
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    articles

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

    2014 set to be a bumper online Christmas

    Posted on 17 December 2014

    27 November 2014 It is anticipated that UK online shoppers will spend £13 billion this Christmas ...

    One of the best ways to expand your business is by moving into new territories and exporting your pr...

    The role of your accountant can be so much more than simply completing your tax return and ensuring ...

    Thinking Internationally Beyond Christmas

    Posted on 3 December 2014

    As part of Open to Export's international e-commerce campaign to help businesses get ready for t...

    Dealing with international returns is by far the most stressful part of cross border retailing, and ...

    Getting In On The Act in India

    Posted on 18 November 2014

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

    Get to know the opportunities and how the UK experience can be put into action into the Mexican educ...

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

    IDA arm opens London office

    Posted on 7 November 2014

    23.10.2014 IT takes a kampung to raise a child and it takes an ecosystem - not bound by geography...

    Article posted by Jacquelyn Cheok, The Business Times
    via UK Trade & Investment Singapore

    Netherlands: Construction Market Spotlight

    Posted on 5 November 2014

    November 2014:Our spotlight on the construction market in the Netherlands, including contacts, event...

    Get to know the opportunities and how the UK experience can be put into action into the Mexican educ...

    As I sit at my laptop pouring over financial reports, customer profiles, team structures and ultimat...

    Article posted by Kristine Berry-Trow
    via Capita Translation and Interpreting

    DIRECTORS LEGAL BRIEF CROSS-BORDER AGREEMENTS – JURISDICTION CLAUSES   The business world is...

    Article posted by Uche Akali
    via Hallmark Solicitors

    Rohit Singh, who heads UKIBC's market entry & research team in India, explains his work. We are...

    Article posted by Rohit Singh
    via UK India Business Council

    In today’s market freight forwarding doesn't have to be like a Chinese puzzle! When dea...

    It’s vital that British companies trading overseas adjust the business practices they would norm...

    So much is moving towards a more vigorous trading relationship with China, and UK companies consider...

    Article posted by Richard Mullett
    via The Legal Partners

    For most online retailers preparations for the big holiday shopping season are now under way. ...

    Singapore is the No. 1 spot for start-ups in South-east Asia. More venture capital (VC) deals hap...

    Article posted by Grace Chng, The Straits Times
    via UK Trade & Investment Singapore
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    events

    Market Research & Selection Masterclass

    Starts from 8 January 2015

    The masterclass will help you effectively prioritise overseas markets and provide a framework to fol...

    UKTI Passport to Export

    Starts from 13 January 2015

    A day long workshop for new and inexperienced exporters on our Passport to Export programme. Introdu...

    An Introduction to Exporting

    Starts from 14 January 2015

      An Introduction to Exporting Location: London Cost: £295 + VAT Members £360 + VA...

    Event posted by Ian Staalem
    on behalf of The Institute of Export

    emita Britannia rules the brands

    Starts from 14 January 2015

    Britannia Rules the Brands Wednesday 14th January 2014, 17h00-19h30 Nottingham Belfry Hotel ...

    Event posted by Jo Botting
    on behalf of emita

    It is often said content is key but how can you make the most of your organisation's content and us...

    India's travel and tourism events takes place in Mumbai. The event welcomes the following companies:...

    The China Marketing & Strategy Programme

    Starts from 19 January 2015

    Ningbo: 19 – 23 January 2015 Application deadline: Monday 24 November 2014 China has experien...

    International Communications Strategy

    Starts from 20 January 2015

    This seminar will review your international communications strategy, develop a communication toolkit...

    International Communication Strategy Workshop

    Starts from 20 January 2015

    This half-day workshop will help you audit your current international communications strategy, and d...

    Export Starter

    Starts from 21 January 2015

    Many clerks and managers involved in export have little or no formal training.  Most of the fundamen...

    This two day workshop will give you a better understanding of international business issues and how ...

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

    Receive 1-2-1 expert advice, reliable data and professional research. Whether you're exporting for t...

    Alternative Routes to Market Masterclass

    Starts from 21 January 2015

    This training session will provide an insight into the different market entry routes available to SM...

    An Introduction to Importing

    Starts from 27 January 2015

    An Introduction to Importing Cost: £295 + VAT Members £360 + VAT Non-Members Location: Londo...

    The Export Journey (Logistics) Masterclass

    Starts from 27 January 2015

    Our one day guide to global logistics will help you export successfully, in compliance with a range ...

    International Documentation

    Starts from 28 January 2015

      International Documentation Location: London Cost: £295 + VAT Members £360 + VAT...

    International Sales & Marketing Masterclass

    Starts from 28 January 2015

    This masterclass will provide an understanding of the key principles needed to successfully market a...

    Export Communications Workshops

    Starts from 28 January 2015

    The workshops are an enjoyable mix of presentations, practical hands-on trainingand discussion.

    Building Business with Agents & Distributors

    Starts from 29 January 2015

    This course introduces you to an approach to motivation and management, and how to apply and impleme...

    UKTI Masterclass: Export Pricing

    Starts from 29 January 2015

    Understand and exploit different export pricing strategies.

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    opportunities

    Denmak: Construction Market Spotlight

    Starts from 5 November 2014

    Our spotlight on the construction market in Denmark, including contacts, events and media, has now b...

    Slovenia: Construction Market Spotlight

    Starts from 5 November 2014

    Our spotlight on the construction market in Slovenia, including contacts, events and media, has now ...

    Romania: Construction Market Spotlight

    Starts from 5 November 2014

    Our spotlight on the construction market in Romania, including contacts, events and media, has now b...

    Poland: Construction Market Spotlight

    Starts from 5 November 2014

    Our spotlight on the construction market in Poland, including contacts, events and media, has now be...

    Mexico: Construction Market Spotlight

    Starts from 5 November 2014

    Our spotlight on the construction market in Mexico, including contacts, events and media, has now be...

    Latvia: Construction Market Spotlight

    Starts from 30 November 2014

    Our spotlight on the construction market in Latvia, including contacts, events and media, has now be...

    France: Construction Market Spotlight

    Starts from 5 November 2014

    Our spotlight on the construction market in France, including contacts, events and media, has now be...

    Finland: Construction Market Spotlight

    Starts from 5 November 2014

    Our spotlight on the construction market in Finland, including contacts, events and media, has now b...

    Egypt: Construction Market Spotlight

    Starts from 5 November 2014

    Our spotlight on the construction market in Egypt, including contacts, events and media, has now bee...

    Canadian Construction Market Spotlight

    Starts from 4 November 2014

    Our spotlight on the construction market in the Canada, including contacts, events and media, has no...

    Belgian Construction Market Spotlight

    Starts from 5 November 2014

    Our spotlight on the construction market in the Belgium, including contacts, events and media, has n...

    Swedish Construction Market Spotlight

    Starts from 5 November 2014

    November 2014:Our spotlight on the construction market in Sweden, including contacts, events and med...

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

    questions

    Hi OTEwhat are VAT implications of exporting cosmetics and other beauty products to South Asian Countries.If I buy products from Retail stores and big supermarkets when on offer and export it outside...

    Question posted by a user

    Exporting beer in kegs/bottles to the EU

    Posted on 17 December 2014

    Hello,I've had a quick scan and have seen some useful information, but apologies if this question has already been answered. I am a distributor of craft beer in kegs and bottles in the UK, and am looking...

    I am looking to establish a new Export Company so I need a free consultation and advise of how to start, I do believe that there are a great demands worldwide of UK baby food and beverages, so I need...

    VAT for online store

    Posted on 12 December 2014

    My company is UK based, I am in business for over 3 yrs and VAT register, Now planning to expand my business, so started online store. I am confused as not able to find proper answer.My Business is in...

    Hello I am looking to source baby/infant milk powders (such as SMA) for export.Can anybody suggest reputable export wholesalers of these products? Also give an indication of prices per unit. Thanks

    HiWe need to understand how to handle a possible order from Sharja. We have been asked to quote a price delivered and we do not have export experience.Thank you.

    Exporting cars to African markets

    Posted on 1 December 2014

    HelloI am looking into exporting used cars to Africa. I have investigated the market the viability of the venture and found it to have excellent prospects. I am looking for any information and direction...

    Food Consolidators in the UK for export

    Posted on 1 December 2014

    Hello,We are called JimJams, we provide a full range of healthier spreads, including 'No Added Sugar' Chocolate Spreads, Jams, Peanut Butter and Honey. As the name suggests we have a bright and eye-catching...

    Question posted by Kevin Bath
    on behalf of JimJams

    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...

    Hi there,I am the founder of start up co-operative, Moulu, aiming to trade green coffee beans for home roasting. Through Moulu I am seeking to redefine the coffee trade, empowering the coffee farmers...

    Question posted by Jennie Morley
    on behalf of Moulu

    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...

    I would like to know how to upload business opportunities and events in the website in order to provide this information to the UK business community.Regards,Alinaalina.niebla@fco.gov.uk

    Question posted by Alina Niebla
    on behalf of UKTI-HAVANA

    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

    Hi everyoneI am looking into starting a small business exporting cars, parts and construction machinery/tools to African markets such as Kenya. I am looking for some guidance, in the sense of;> Taxes>...

    Question posted by Benjamin Brooks
    on behalf of Brookstek

    Finding trustworthy contacts / companies

    Posted on 24 November 2014

    Hello I am looking for some help finding reputable companies in different markets who are looking to import products from the UK (I know this sounds vague!).I have successfully negotiated pricing on various...

    Question posted by MN Bashir
    on behalf of NSK Global

    Finding international customers

    Posted on 19 November 2014

    Can anybody point me in the right direction of where to find importers, wholesalers and bulk buyers of quality British Ginger?We are looking to build up our exports.

    Car parts Export to Russia (or Asia)

    Posted on 16 November 2014

    Hi everybody. I am absolutely new to this kind of business, but love cars and know that people make good money in that business. Idea is to export used car parts in Russia or Asia. Is there someone with...

    Question posted by a user

    Getting started exporting to Pakistan

    Posted on 28 October 2014

    Hi I am looking to obtain data on UK commodities exported to Pakistan to help us identify market trends, shaping where our investments and resources are focused. Many thanks, Hassan Javed

    We have just started looking at potentially exporting to Australia, our Cornish slate tableware and gifts.We are looking initially at Perth and Melbourne as target areas due to the Cornish expats and...

    Help for 'Born Global' wannabees?

    Posted on 7 November 2014

    At the excellent 'Innovate UK 2014' exhibition there were many exciting products on show and visitors with yet more innovations.On the BExA stand, we talked up the benefit of offering good commercial...

    Question posted by Susan Ross
    on behalf of Aon Trade Credit
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