Customs & Compliance
Customs & Compliance

Experts in documentation and international standards

Overseas Business Development
Overseas Business Development

market research – missions & delegations – export strategy – pr & marketing – supply chain development – regional specialists

Unlock Your Export Potential
Unlock Your Export Potential

There’s never been a better time…

Independent export and international trade specialists

Overseas Business Development

Overseas Business Development

International Trade Matters Ltd supports your organisation to develop trade opportunities, analysing new markets, organising delegations and making introductions.

Specialists are on-hand to provide expertise from the early stages of Market Research, and Strategy Development through to Agents & Distributors, International PR and Currency, alongside Regional and Industry Speciific guidance.

This wealth of experience, combined with access to a number of key trade organisations and services presents the best possible opportunity for an international trade relationship to develop for your business.

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Media jargon in the global marketplace
Getting to grips with international trade and looking at opportunities in overseas markets can be difficult at the best of times, and even more important...
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Why do Lean Implementations fail?
When Lean Operations are implemented in the right way for the right reasons it can save a business. When applied in a proactive planned manner, it places the business ahead of the competition.
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How to ensure customs compliance for Brexit
Here is a list of the most important documents each business is required to keep in an audit file for importing and exporting
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Compliance, documentation and standards

Compliance, documentation and standards

Your product or service may be ready to export, and your market may be ready to receive –

– but are you ready to process and ship orders?

Maybe you’ve been trading successfully with European countries for years. With Brexit looming, it is clear that compliance documentation is set to increase in volume.

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International Trade News Desk

VIDEO: What is a Free Trade Agreement?
A Free Trade Agreement (FTA) is an agreement or contract between two or more nations. Under a free trade agreement, goods and services can be bought and sold with little or no government tariffs, quotas or subsidies.
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Exit Readiness one-to-one clinics
Book your place now - Each one-to-one clinic provides a one-hour consultation with an international trade specialist to examine your exposure and opportunities as a business during the UK's departure from the EU.
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Trade Terms booklet published!
Key words and trade terms in a handy-to-use booklet to help companies understand acronyms used in trade and commerce, especially with the emphasis on ‘internationalisation’ of UK post-Brexit
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Training, Mentoring & Coaching

Training, Mentoring & Coaching

Whether you’re just starting your journey, ready to launch or already trading overseas, our specialists are able to assess your processes and provide expertise to make exporting go as smoothly as possible.

International Trade Matters Ltd provides one-to-one support for those directly involved with the exporting function.

This could involve a visit every month to establish a trusted source of advice, advice through a dedicated helpline, or advice on how to respond to queries.


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5 Things You Need To Know About Tariff Classification
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Was your company “Born Global”?
As the title suggests, UK companies can often find that they have a lot in common with this category

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International Trade Matters

International Trade Matters

If you’re looking to export or would like to improve your exporting business, International Trade Matters Ltd can help.

With more than 45 years’ experience in overseas business, our experts can provide a bespoke package of business tools to ensure the best possible success in your chosen markets. Read on to discover how we can help you, whether you’re a British company wishing to trade with other countries, or an overseas company hoping to explore the UK market.

What our customers say:

“I do just want to take this opportunity to thank you for your assistance so far. You have been invaluable and put us onto people who have been most helpful and given good advice. It has been such a learning curve for all of us!”

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