What’s on at International Trade Matters in June?

What’s on at International Trade Matters in June?

This month we’ve got some really exciting and useful events scheduled, take a look!

As we get ready to welcome some summer sunshine, there is no slowing down for companies looking take advantage of the global marketplace, and here at International Trade Matters we have got a month of training and events that are specifically designed to help companies of all shapes and sizes reach the import & export potential.

Here’s a preview of what’s coming up:

On the 8th June we have a British Chambers of Commerce online training course on Customs Procedures & Documentation

Covering the role of HMRC as well as practicalities such as goods wholly produced in the UK, Specialist Mike Court will be discussing the use of documentation such as EUR1’s, free circulation, AEO, VAT and of course, the ever important Incoterms®.  This course is suitable for administrators, managers, directors, and owners of businesses who need to understand customs procedures to ensure documentation is administered correctly and meets compliance requirements.  Can you afford not to know about this? Find out more HERE

We’re not all about exporting you know..

On Thursday 23rd June, we are delivering an introduction course on import procedures. The perfect course for anyone looking to begin purchasing goods and services from overseas. The course will cover import documentation and procedures, commercial considerations, the importance of your purchase order, calculating VAT and duty, and how to reduce import customs clearance delays. Incoterms® and their impact on importing will be shown, along with an introduction to duty regimes to help importers. Can you afford to miss this? Click HERE for more information.

Meanwhile, International Trade Specialist Frances Fawcett is delivering a really useful webinar with Hampshire Chamber of Commerce.

If you are selling via your website to customers in the EU, or perhaps you are looking to start…make sure to join International Trade Matters Specialist Frances Fawcett and Hampshire Chamber of Commerce for a webinar on what the EU IOSS means for eCommerce Sellers on the 14th June at 2.30pm.  Find out more and sign up HERE. Here’s what’s coming up over the next month:

May 2024

Export Documentation - An Online Course

Export Documentation - An Online Course

An introductory course providing candidates with fundamental skills and knowledge to prepare and process the documents required for exporting goods overseas. The course is fully [...]

Jun 2024

Making gains in hospitality – harnessing the international advantage

Making gains in hospitality – harnessing the international advantage

10/06/2024    
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Survival in the hospitality sector is tougher than ever, so let’s focus on opportunities to reduce costs, increase revenue and develop efficiencies.  Aimed at hoteliers, [...]
Understanding Commodity Codes - An Online Course

Understanding Commodity Codes - An Online Course

An introductory course providing candidates with fundamental skills and knowledge to prepare and process a system of classifying their parts for both import and export. [...]
Understanding Exporting - An Online Course

Understanding Exporting - An Online Course

The UK is only 2% of global GDP so 98% of the world’s market could be open to you.  The world is more and more [...]
Methods of Payment - An Online Course

Methods of Payment - An Online Course

This introduction covers the five main types of payment for International Trade. Course Contents: Identification of types of International Payment methods Examination of documents required [...]
Import Procedures - An Online Course

Import Procedures - An Online Course

This introductory course is aimed at those involved in the importing of goods. The course will cover import documentation and procedures, commercial considerations, the importance [...]
Documentary Letters of Credit - An Online Course

Documentary Letters of Credit - An Online Course

This introduction course covers the ten main types of Letters of Credit used in international trade from advance payment, including Sight Documentary Collection, Documentary Letters [...]
Agents and Distributors - An Online Course

Agents and Distributors - An Online Course

This course is designed for sales teams, administrators and managers planning international growth through Agents and Distributors overseas. The course covers the differences between Agents [...]

Jul 2024

An Exporting Workshop - A Smarter Way to Start!

An Exporting Workshop - A Smarter Way to Start!

03/07/2024    
9:30 am - 11:30 am
Preparing to export products or services for the first time is a daunting experience for most businesses. Many companies recognise that starting to trade across international [...]
An Exporting Workshop - Let's Get Growing!

An Exporting Workshop - Let's Get Growing!

03/07/2024    
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Having already commenced export activities, businesses can experience difficulties in expanding sales operations beyond initial expectations. Working closely with and performance managing channel partners is essential in [...]