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Accelerate your international business growth with our International Trade Masterclass Series

Do you have the potential to rapidly scale your business? Want to expand into new overseas markets? Could your business benefit from specialist masterclasses to unlock its true growth potential?

The International Trade Masterclass Series is designed to support ambitious businesses with the potential and determination to achieve significant sustainable business growth. Established businesses face many business growth challenges when scaling their operation, especially when accessing new international markets. The International Trade Masterclass Series offers a package of fully funded support catering to the specific needs of growing international business, comprising some / all of the following masterclasses:

Brexit for Importers and Exporters:
Managing the business after Brexit, trade with EU businesses and non-EU businesses, import and export declarations, commodity codes, trade agreements, DDP deliveries, direct and in-direct exports, special procedures and regimes for importing.

Export Sales and International Quotations:

Payment terms to trade internationally, Incoterms® rules, how to price an export quotation, terms and conditions, insurance, workshop to build up a delivered price.

Exporting Practices and the Technicalities:

HM Revenue and Customs regulations, tariff and commodity codes, evidence of removal, specific controls imposed, using freight forwarders, export documentation, workshop to calculate freight rates.

Importing Practices and the Technicalities:

HM Revenue and Customs regulations, evaluating duty and VAT, investigating commodity codes, import documentation, the import agent, workshop to calculate the landed price of imported goods.

Eligibility: Lancashire SMEs trading for more than 3 years and have 10 or more staff.

AND, access one 12 months membership for one individual to attend future International Trade Club meetings.

For further information contact Stef Heywood: / 01254 356 454