A Retiring Glance At Trade – Past, Present And Future
As my tenure at UK Trade & Investment draws to a close, it’s time for a little reflection…
Mon 23rd Mar 2015, 10:55 to 10:55 - EMDA Nottingham
Sharing deep cultural and historical ties, with broadly similar legal and political systems, Canada is the UK’s 16th largest export market whilst the UK is the second largest foreign direct investor in Canada after the US. The country offers good trade and investment opportunities for British companies in many sectors and is recognised as having one of the highest standards of living in the world. Come to this breakfast event to find out how to enter the market and make the most of the many and varied opportunities that exist for UK companies.
Wed 11th Mar 2015, 17:00 to 20:00 - Baker Tilly, Rivermead House, 7 Lewis Court, Grove Park Leicester, LE19 1SD
Growing your international business? Facing a minefield of double tax, VAT and overseas accounts problems?
Wed 11th Feb 2015, 17:00 to 20:00 - The Urban Hotel Grantham, Swingbridge Road Grantham, Lincolnshire, NG31 7JX
China is on a seemingly unstoppable march to becoming the world’s biggest economy. The allure has led to thousands of businesses hoping to prosper in the country. Whilst some have been successful, others have failed and have not met the challenges this market poses. Our event will look in detail at some of the hurdles and how those winning in China have overcome them.
Wed 14th Jan 2015, 17:00 to 20:00 - Nottingham Belfry, Mellors Way, Off Woodhouse Way Nottingham, NG8 6PY
Often seen as a mark of quality and innovation, the Union Flag is rightly used by many exporters. But “British” means different things to different people. How should you portray your services & products in different overseas markets? Comical pitfalls made by others are all very funny, but our New Year event will help you set out your stall for 2015 and show you how best to market overseas.
Tue 9th Dec 2014, 09:30 to 13:00 - Courtaulds Brands Ltd Bridge Foot, Belper, Derbyshire DE56 1BH
Join us for a guided factory tour and discover the care and attention that goes into making Pretty Polly hosiery - a great British brand!