Check out Global NY & OpentoExport if you are a New York or UK business

Posted Posted in assistance, export, New York, NY business, small business, SME, UK

If you are a New York state small business thinking about exporting to foreign countries or already selling your products abroad, then take a look at Global NY. The new program offers assistance to New York state small businesses who export as well as foreign businesses looking to invest in New York. Peruse the services […]

UK Tariff Tool Classify Imports and Exports

Posted Posted in classification, export, import, SME, tariff, Tool, trade, UK

Is your UK small and medium sized business (SME) involved in import or export? If so, check out the UK Trade Tariff tool and accompanying guidance document “Classify imports and exports using the UK Trade Tariff” outlining the use of the tool for your SME’s import or export activities. The guidance document provides basic information […]

Looking for Export Trade Leads…

Posted Posted in export, loans, small business, Small Business Administration, SME, trade leads, UK, UK Trade and Investment, US

If your small business is interested in export related sales leads take a look at the Empire State Development Marketing Assistance Service Program. There you will find a description of the sales and marketing assistance program offered by New York State promoting “Made In New York” products. There is an application you need to complete […]

Doing Business 2013: Smarter Regulations for Small and Medium-Size Enterprises

Posted Posted in country, data, medium sized business, ranks, regulation, small business, SME, world bank

If you are looking on information on the regulatory environment, including country ranks for starting a business, dealing with construction permits, getting electricity, registering property, getting credit, protecting investors, paying taxes, trading across borders, enforcing contracts, resolving insolvency, and employing workers in a particular country check out Doing Business 2013: Smarter Regulations for Small and […]

UKTI Preparing to export: ten key steps

Posted Posted in export, exporters, exporting, international small business, SME, UK business, UK Trade and Investment, UKTI

Take a look at the UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) ten key steps to starting export opertations. The ten steps UKTI recommends and describes are: 1. Review your export potential 2. Develop an action plan 3. Research and prepare to visit the market 4. Explore routes to market entry 5. Find out about selling and […]