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You Can Export: Agents and Distributors

The use of agents and distributors to enter international markets is common. But is it the best method for North West businesses? And if it is, how can you build and manage a network of these trade multipliers?

Lancaster

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Going to the USA - A Practical Guide to Expansion into the US Market

To help businesses understand the key elements to consider when looking at expanding into the American market, the Department for International Trade, North East will be hosting a seminar focusing on some of the main issues presented by experts from both the US and the UK. 

Durham

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You Can Export: Export Market Research

Marketing research is the first and one of the most vital steps for any organisation considering entering a new market. This intensive half-day course is an invaluable introduction for North West businesses to the process of planning and conducting marketing research overseas.

Birkenhead

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ERDF Trade Mission to Food and Drink Business Europe, Dublin

An opportunity for businesses in the Food & Drink Sector based in the North West to exhibit at the Food & Drink Business Europe Conference and Exhibition held at CityWest, Dublin on 5th September 2019.

We are offering eligible companies an opportunity to exhibit on the dedicated North West Food and Drink Stand, and attend the conference with the potential to meet with key decision makers from food and drink processing, retail, food service and hospitality sectors. 

The exhibition and conference costs in Ireland will be funded under the Enhancing SME’s International Trade Performance project. The mission is open to North West based SMEs operating in the Food & Drink Sector, trading for at least 12 months, who have not already  received support through this ERDF programme - eligibility criteria apply. 

Dublin

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Exporting Food and Drink to Canada - Webinar

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You Can Export: Introduction to Selling Overseas

This event is designed for first-time exporters to learn the basics of selling overseas and how best to plan to grow your business internationally. Hosted by Simon Bedford (Department for International Trade), this half-day workshop will give businesses the confidence and knowledge to begin their exporting journey, preparing them with an export plan, identifying the right markets, choosing a route to market, getting paid and more.

Doncaster

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YOU CAN EXPORT: Introduction to International Trade

 

Please note this is a practical event aimed at North East based businesses interested in trading internationally or wanting to learn more about the service Department for International Trade North East (formerly UKTI North East) provides. 

Durham

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ERDF Trade Mission to Tokyo Games Show 2019

The North West Trade team are looking to organise an ERDF supported trade mission to the Tokyo Game Show in Japan from 10th to 15th September 2019. 

The games industry in Japan is worth $15bn and Tokyo Games Show is one of the most important shows for the Asian region. 
Tokyo Game Show (TGS) 2018 was the biggest ever since its inception in 1996 with 668 companies and organizations from 41 countries and regions participating as exhibitors and 298,690 people visiting the exhibition. TGS 2019 is expected to be even bigger. 

As part of the mission to Tokyo Game Show, you will be accompanied by an experienced Japanese speaking International Trade Adviser. 

There will be a mission briefing by the British Embassy in Tokyo on Doing Business in Japan. 

We have been invited to bring NW companies to the Mobile Contents Forum event being run around the Tokyo Game Show and this event will be made available free of charge to these NW companies. 

Tokyo

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You Can Export: How to Thrive at Exhibitions

Taking a stand at a trade show or exhibition costs money and is a collection of many different opportunities in a short space of time. To capitalise requires expertise many companies could not be expected to have. Our international experts are on hand to help North West businesses.

Warrington

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YOU CAN EXPORT: Grow your Business with Google AdWords

The Department for International Trade, North East invites you to attend this FREE one-day workshop, where you can learn how to make an impact with your own e-commerce site through Google AdWords and attract international customers.

Sunderland

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YOU CAN EXPORT: Grow your Business with Google AdWords

The Department for International Trade, North East invites you to attend this FREE one-day workshop, where you can learn how to make an impact with your own e-commerce site through Google AdWords and attract international customers.

Newcastle upon Tyne

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Opportunities in Exporting and Investing in Colombia - Webinar

Discover opportunities for your business in Colombia during this one-hour webinar with the Department for International Trade and ProColombia.

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You Can Export: Protecting your intellectual property

Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) are valuable assets for your business and it is important that you understand how these can be protected. This half-day workshop aims to give North West businesses an overview of what constitutes intellectual property, the legal frameworks that are in place, the threats from international markets and how you can protect your IPR overseas.

Wigan

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You Can Export: Introduction to Selling Overseas

This event is designed for first-time exporters to learn the basics of selling overseas and how best to plan to grow your business internationally. Hosted by Simon Bedford (Department for International Trade), this half-day workshop will give businesses the confidence and knowledge to begin their exporting journey, preparing them with an export plan, identifying the right markets, choosing a route to market, getting paid and more.

Leeds

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You Can Export: Online Marketing to Maximise Export Sales

On their computer. On their smartphone. On their tablet. Ask any hugely successful North West business, the secret to marketing your product or service is being everywhere your customers are – and once you reach them, you have to serve content that meets their needs and expectations.

Kendal

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ERDF Selling Online Internationally - B2B Ecommerce

Understand global worldwide trends and potential in selling B2B through Ecommerce: how to increase your sales and online presence. 

B2B Ecommerce is growing. Forrester predicts that the USA B2B Ecommerce market alone will hit $1.8 Trillion by 2023. Hear from B2B marketing experts and understand the importance of SEO in generating a loyal following and elevating your ranking on search engine results pages. 

Learn about online customer experience and how this can optimise your conversion rate from visit to purchase. Find out how foreign exchange solutions can help increase the bottom line, mitigate risks of currency exchange and help with supply chain purchasing, discover B2B global marketplaces to reach millennial procurers.

Small and Medium size enterprises (SME’s) in the Greater Manchester area are invited to join us to take advantage of the B2B Ecommerce opportunities to help further your international presence, and be ahead of your competition.

Manchester

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YOU CAN EXPORT: Web Optimisation

 

 

Durham

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You Can Export: Setting Up in Ireland

Join the Department for International Trade (DIT), DIT Ireland, Squire Patton Boggs and Mason Hayes & Curran to hear expert insights on doing business and setting up in Ireland.

Leeds

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YOU CAN EXPORT: Managing Agents and Distributors

 

Please note this is a practical event aimed at North East based businesses interested in trading internationally or wanting to learn more about the service Department for International Trade North East (formerly UKTI North East) provides. 

Durham

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You Can Export: Recruiting and Managing Employees Overseas

Setting up your business overseas is a fantastic step for any exporting company and it may be something you’re already considering. If you're looking to develop an overseas workforce, find out more at this one-off event. With a host of expert speakers, we’ll look at the key HR considerations for exporters to allow you to feel fully prepared in taking the next step to becoming a global company.

Sheffield

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How to Succeed at International Trade Exhibitions

This workshop is for Tees Valley companies ONLY, eligibility checks will be carried out.

 

If you are a Tees Valley company click through to learn more and register for this event taking place in the North East.

Stockton on Tees

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YOU CAN EXPORT: Introduction to International Trade

 

Please note this is a practical event aimed at North East based businesses interested in trading internationally or wanting to learn more about the service Department for International Trade North East (formerly UKTI North East) provides. 

Middlesbrough

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Northern Powerhouse offshore energy trade mission to the Netherlands

Join the Department for International Trade (DIT) for this Northern Powerhouse trade mission to the Netherlands and the Offshore Energy Exhibition 2019 in Amsterdam. This mission is ideal for businesses eager to explore their opportunities in the Dutch market and beyond.

Amsterdam

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YOU CAN EXPORT: Selling Internationally using Shopify

The Department for International Trade, North East invites you to attend a FREE one-day workshop, ‘Boost your International Sales with Shopify', where you can learn how to make an impact with your own e -commerce site and attract international customers.

Sunderland

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YOU CAN EXPORT: Selling Internationally using Shopify

The Department for International Trade, North East  invites you to attend a FREE one-day workshop, ‘Boost your International Sales with Shopify', where you can learn how to make an impact with your own e -commerce site and attract international customers.

Newcastle upon Tyne

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You Can Export: Selling Services Overseas

Whether you are a law firm, accountancy practice, marketing agency, architect, financial service provider, business consultancy or other service provider, this event will enable you to have all your export related questions answered in one place.

Doncaster

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Northern Powerhouse Premier Mission to ASEAN

We are inviting innovative businesses who are experienced in exporting and looking for new markets in education, infrastructure, transportation and associated services to participate in this Northern Powerhouse trade mission to Thailand and Indonesia. The visit will coincide with activities leading to the ASEAN Thailand 2019 to maximise opportunities for NPH businesses.

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Northern Powerhouse Trade Mission to SEMA, Las Vegas

Following last year’s successful trade mission, when companies from across the North of England were among the 70,000 visitors to SEMA, we are again offering companies the chance to attend the premier automotive speciality products trade event in the world. Click through to learn more. 

Las Vegas

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Northern Powerhouse Trade Mission to Food Hotel China

Join this Northern Powerhouse-led mission to Food Hotel China (FHC) 2019 to explore the variety of export opportunities in the largest grocery market in the world. This week-long programme focuses on the food and drink market in Eastern China and the key cities of the Yangtze River Delta.

Shanghai

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Northern Powerhouse trade mission to Medica 2019

Join the Department for International Trade (DIT) for this Northern Powerhouse trade mission to Medica, the world’s largest medical technology and life sciences exhibition. This mission is ideal for businesses in the medical sector wanting to showcase their expertise and innovative products.

Düsseldorf

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Northern Powerhouse Mission to Smart City Expo, Barcelona

Join the Department for International Trade (DIT) at the Smart City Expo, where executives, city representatives and academics from around the world meet to explore a better future for our cities. Smart City Expo World Congress is the leading international event on urban development, with over 21,000 attendees and 800+ exhibitors from over 700 cities. Click through to learn more. 

Barcelona

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Northern Powerhouse Premier Trade Mission to Colombia

This trade mission is a great opportunity for infrastructure, construction, rail, aeroservices and supply chain businesses from the sector as well as consulting and design businesses who want to grow their business in Latin America. The mission will visit Corporación Colombia Internacional (CCI)in Colombia, offering delegates the chance to meet with key influencers and decision makers.

Cartagena

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YOU CAN EXPORT: Overseas Opportunities in High Growth Markets

 

Please note this is a practical event aimed at North East based businesses interested in trading internationally or wanting to learn more about the service Department for International Trade North East (formerly UKTI North East) provides. 

Durham

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YOU CAN EXPORT: Routes to Global Market

 

Please note this is a practical event aimed at North East based businesses interested in trading internationally or wanting to learn more about the service Department for International Trade North East (formerly UKTI North East) provides. 

Durham

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