Tuesday, November 5, 2013

'Export Week' Events Promote Shipping British Freight Overseas

Yorkshire Sees Day Two of Week Long UK Tour
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UK – November 12 will see Chamber International host a special pre-event networking breakfast just a two minute walk from the Queens Hotel in Leeds, site of that days UK Trade & Investment’s (UKTI) ExploreExport 2013 Roadshow. The private event precedes by two hours the UKTI programme beginning of its Yorkshire & Humber region one day event designed to assist businesses in identifying international sales opportunities for products and services. Now in its sixth year, ExploreExport 2013 is part of the five day nationwide event Export Week being run by the UKTI.

The breakfast event will give attendees an opportunity to network over a buffet breakfast before hearing from three well-known exporters from the region; the Proton Group, Optimum Medical Solutions and Fitzpatrick Exports. The event will end with a targeted meet and greet session with Chamber International’s ‘Export Ambassadors’, aimed at those who wish to seek advice on specific matters within the industry.

For more information on Yorkshire based Chamber International’s networking breakfast, or to reserve your tickets, please visit the event’s webpage HERE.

Between November 11 – 14 the ExploreExport 2013 roadshow will visit eight regions across the UK and offers both experienced exporters and those new to international trade the chance to explore valuable new business opportunities by meeting face-to-face with over 120 Commercial Officers representing more than 70 global markets. You can register HERE.

Export Week itself runs for an extra day, to November 15 and HERE you can access a calendar to find events happening in any region.