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Humber Business Week: Develop Your Export Knowledge and Access Opportunities with the Department for International Trade

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Date: Wednesday, 9 June 2021

Time: 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Venue: Online

The Department for International Trade (DIT) in Yorkshire and the Humber is delighted to be part of Humber Business Week's extensive programme of events, encouraging growth across the Humber region. Join us for this interactive webinar to find out more about how DIT can help you upskill and grow internationally by utilising our offer of support and funding. We will be sharing information around the latest trade developments and how your business could benefit from new overseas opportunities in markets which the UK has recently reached a Trade Agreement with.

Our expert speakers and International Trade Advisers Duncan Slater, Jessica McNally and Sharon Stathers have a wealth of experience supporting businesses with their overseas strategies. During the webinar they will advise how your business can overcome potential barriers to export and provide you with the relevant information you need to support your international growth strategy. Our International eCommerce adviser, Jessica, will also be sharing information about growing your business through online channels and outline the support available to you.

In addition, you will find out more about funding opportunities with Export Finance and DIT's Internationalisation Fund and whether you may be eligible for a match-funded grant of up to £9,000*.

Why join?

  • Access the latest information about DIT support and trade developments
  • Find out more about virtual events, trade missions and opportunity led activity organised by the Department
  • Hear about the benefits of joining DIT's Export Academy and how it can get you started with selling around the world
  • Receive information about how to apply for the Internationalisation Fund and how it could support your growth
  • Gain an overview of the opportunities selling online overseas can bring and how you can make it an integral part of  your export strategy
  • Hear from a local business about their export experience 

You will be able to ask any questions at the end of the session. Don't miss out!


Register Now

On registering for this event, we will be collecting personal information as part of our registration process. This information will be processed and shared within the Department for International Trade (DIT) and with selected third parties for purposes connected with DIT performing a task in the public interest or to fulfil an official function and the task or function has a clear basis in law. DIT takes your privacy very seriously. Your personal data shall be processed according to the Department for International Trade’s Fair Processing Notice available here.

* Subject to eligibility and availability


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