DIT - International Trade Services for Exporters
We have listed below a range of services available via the Department for International Trade. More details can be found at www.exportingisgreat.gov.uk
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Trade Show Access Programme - grants for trade shows.
The Tradeshow Access Programme provides funding in the form of grants for eligible businesses to attend overseas trade shows. FDEA is a DIT Trade Challenge Partner and with our events delivery partner, PS8 Ltd, can access funds for UK exhibitors at leading trade shows that feature a UK pavilion.
Sell online with DIT's e-exporting programme.
The e-Exporting Programme can help UK retailers and brands sell products overseas through online channels.
Market Visit Support
The Market Visit Support service helps companies with their visits to overseas markets, either as part of an organised group or on an individual basis. Visits can help businesses make new contacts, and research into overseas markets.
Export Marketing Research Scheme (EMRS)
The Export Marketing Research Scheme gives your company free independent advice on how to carry out marketing research. It can help you decide if you should export to a new market, and advise you on how best to deliver products and services. It can also provide financial support for your marketing research project in certain circumstances.
Overseas Market Information service (OMIS)
UKTI’s Overseas Market Introduction Service (OMIS) can help your business at any stage of exporting - from finding opportunities to setting up in another country. OMIS puts you in touch directly with UKTI staff in over 100 overseas markets. It can help you access the right international contacts or partners; find the best way to do business in a market; achieve a successful market entry strategy ; increase profits by using effective overseas promotion
Export Communications Review
An Export Communications Review (ECR) will help you develop an international communications strategy. Your company will be assigned an accredited Export Communications Consultant. The consultant will then consider your company’s written, spoken, and digital communications with your export markets, and agree to focus the review upon a certain market or upon certain export activities
Passport to Export
This service is an export assessment and support programme for small and medium-sized enterprises (SME). It provides new or inexperienced exporters with training, planning and support to grow their business overseas. Click here to find out more