About UK Trade & Investment
Whether you are thinking of developing an export strategy or already an established international trader looking to find new customers overseas, UK Trade & Investment is the Government department that helps UK-based companies succeed in the global economy through a range of support services delivered at a local level through one-to-one adviser support and through its global network of staff in the British Embassies, High Commissions and Consulates in 96 international markets.
They offer tailored support packages for companies who are:
- first time exporters (FTEs)
- small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs)
- medium-sized businesses (MSBs)
In addition to their services you can:
- find UKTI events, trade fairs, missions and webinars
- use Open to Export - a free online advice service for exporters
- get finance support from UK Export Finance
The government’s Business Growth Service can provide wider help for your business.
Contact your nearest UKTI International Trade Team
See how Yorkshire companies have used the support from UK Trade & Investment to access new customers overseas here
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