UKTI Export Support Services
UKTI e-Exporting Programme
UK Trade & Investment's (UKTI) e-Exporting Programme can help UK companies and brands sell products overseas through online channels.
By joining UKTI’s e-Exporting Programme, UK companies and brands can reach consumers overseas through e-marketplaces. An e-marketplace is an online location that provides a platform for companies of all sizes to do business through e-commerce. Popular e-marketplaces include Amazon, Tmall and eBay. UKTI have identified over 400 e-marketplaces worldwide. For further information please visit: www.gov.uk/e-exporting
The UKTI Webinar service runs hundreds of free hour long internet events covering topics, sectors and countries around the world, helping you shape your export plan. These events allow you to interact with the experts in specific sectors and countries and allow you to ask questions to enhance your knowledge. To see upcoming UKTI Webinars, please visit: www.events.ukti.gov.uk/ and search for webinars
Export Communication Review (ECR)
An Export Communications Review (ECR) will help you develop an international communications strategy. This can help your business overcome language and cultural barriers such as.
Poor sales because your promotional literature or website does not take account of cultural differences
Contracts exposing your company to commercial risks if they have not been professionally translated
Orders not being processed if they are in a language your company has no skills in.
For more information please visit: www.gov.uk/export-communications-review
EMRS (The Export Marketing Research Scheme)
The Export Marketing Research Scheme (EMRS) gives companies free independent advice on how to carry out marketing research. It can help them decide if they should export to a new market, and advise them on how best to deliver products and services. It can also provide financial support for their marketing research project in certain circumstances. For more information please visit; www.gov.uk/export-marketing-research-scheme
UKTI Business Opportunities
UKTI Business Opportunities helps businesses find overseas contacts, tenders and projects. For further information please visit: www.ukti.gov.uk/businessopportunities