Explore Export: Free Trade Agreement Opportunities

Free Virtual Event | 18th-20th May 2021

Since leaving the EU, the UK government has negotiated a Trade and Cooperation Agreement with the EU and Free Trade Agreements or Continuity Trade Agreements with over 60 countries /markets around the world from the Palestinian Authority to Peru, Iceland to South Africa, and Japan to Canada…

Register for this event to request 20 minute meetings with sector specialist Trade Advisers or generalist export growth advisers representing over 40 markets to explore export opportunities for your product or service.

You can also request meetings with DIT’s Business Culture and Communications Adviser who can help you understand business cultures, decision making styles and cultural preferences so you don’t make expensive, rookie mistakes when entering a new market, and also with a UK Export Finance Manager (UKEF). UKEF is the government’s export credit agency and has a range of finance and insurance products designed to help you win contracts, fulfil orders and get paid.

Confirmed Markets: 

Africa (Market Entry Team) | Austria | Belgium | Czechia | Denmark | France | Germany | Hungary | Italy | Japan | Korea | Latin America and Caribbean (Chile, Ecuador, Colombia, Peru, Central America, Mexico and CARIFORUM member states) | Moldova | Netherlands | Norway | Poland | Romania | Singapore | Sweden | Switzerland | Turkey | Vietnam |

Plus plenty more yet to confirm!

Why take part?

This is a great opportunity for West Midlands companies to discuss the export prospects for their products or services with DIT trade advisers and partner organisations across the globe.

How to book?
Click here to request and book 1-2-1 virtual meetings. The system will allow all participants to request and receive requests. Please note that to spread the opportunities only one representative per company is eligible to register per day.

Please note: As this event is funded by DIT’s Enhanced Export Growth ERDF project, after registration you will receive a request to complete and return a simple SME Declaration to check your company’s eligibility before they can activate your company profile to allow you to request meetings.