september, 2019

05sep9:30 am2:30 pmIncreasing Trade with Europe – the UKs number 1 trading partner - sponsored by Moneycorp,William Blythe, and PM+M9:30 am - 2:30 pm East Lancashire Chamber of Commerce, Red Rose Court, Clayton Business Park, Accrington, Lancashire, BB5 5JREvent Type:International Trade


Event Details

The East Lancashire Chamber is part of a global network of Trade Specialists dedicated to assisting UK commercial interests worldwide. The unique support provided by our global business network helps companies identify business opportunities and increase trade with all markets, particularly Europe.

Come and learn how you can get ahead of the competition with our high profile line up of speakers, who will offer their inside knowledge into not just how best to gain market access but also how to effectively exploit the UKs number one trading partner. Our specialists are on hand for informal discussions afterwards and you are invited to visit our comprehensive range of exhibitors in addition to networking and sharing best practice with other leading Lancashire businesses.

Did you know? The EU, taken as a whole is the UK’s largest trading partner. In 2018, UK exports to the EU were £289 billion (46% of all UK exports). UK imports from the EU were £345 billion (54% of all UK imports).

And did you know? We can buy and sell even more to Europe, and our in-market specialists are visiting East Lancashire to highlight scores of business opportunities with the Uks number one trading partner.

Highlights include:

  • Business Opportunities throughout Europe – 27 markets represented
  • UPDATE: HMRC easements and procedures at all 135 UK Ports and Airports
  • Become a supplier to Europe’s largest R&D installations with annual procurement budgets of £350m including CERN, ESS.
  • European Intercultural Awareness
  • Practicalities of Trading in Europe by local business leader Kevin Hudson, Sales Director of William Blythe, Chemical Manufacturers

Who should attend: Any business already trading or wishing to trade with Europe

These free to attend events are regularly oversubscribed, therefore please register your interest as soon as possible with Stephanie Warrington or call 01254 356473. If you have been successful you will receive a confirmation email prior to the event.


(Thursday) 9:30 am - 2:30 pm


East Lancashire Chamber of Commerce

Red Rose Court, Clayton Business Park, Accrington, Lancashire, BB5 5JR