PD Ports Northern Powerhouse Export Awards 2019

7 February 2019


The annual PD Ports Northern Powerhouse Export Awards in association with HSBC, The Department of International Trade and Chamber International, is set to return for a third year to recognise the North’s top exporters and celebrate achievements in international trade.

Nominations are now open for the PD Ports Northern Powerhouse Export Awards in association with HSBC and the Department for International Trade.

Businesses of all sectors and sizes are being encouraged to enter with a host of awards on offer - from micro exporter and e-commerce exporter to most entrepreneurial exporter and export team of the year.

Over 300 people came together at the 2018 event, which saw Manchester-headquartered training simulator provider EDM Ltd take home the overall title of PD Ports Exporter of the Year.

Nominations are now open and it’s free to enter for businesses across the north of England. Categories include:

  • New to export
  • E-commerce exporter of the year
  • Most entrepreneurial exporter of the year
  • Micro exporter of the year
  • Small exporter of the year
  • Large exporter of the year
  • Export team of the year
  • Emerging markets exporter of the year
  • High growth market exporter of the year

PD Ports Northern Powerhouse Exporter of the Year

This award will be given to a company that has made an outstanding contribution to the North's export profile and success.

The winner of this award will be selected fromthe winners of the above award categories and announced on the evening of the awards,

Companies may enter up to 3 categories, which each have their own eligibility criteria.

To nominate your business for one or more of the award categories, click here.

Venue: National Railway Museum, York

Date: 7 Feb 2019

Cost: Table of 10: £900 + VAT
Table of 12: £1,000 + VAT

Included in the ticket price:

• Arrival drinks reception
• Official dinner programme
• Keynote speakers
• 3 Course meal with wine
• Awards ceremony

For sponsorship opportunities and tickets, click here.


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