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FREE Export Essentials Workshop – Shropshire

Thousands of UK businesses like yours have increased their sales, growth and stability by selling overseas. If you are thinking about how you can grow your business through international sales, come along to our Export Essentials workshop…

COST:                        FREE

DATE AND TIME:     Wed 2 May 2018       09:00 – 12:30 BST        Add to Calendar

LOCATION:              The Lighting Industry Association Ltd, Stafford Park 7,
                                  Telford TF3 3BQ      View Map

REGISTER HERE:    https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/export-essentials-shropshire-tickets-44628901245#tickets

Led by an experienced International Trade Adviser this workshop will enable you to:

  • explore the international potential of your business
  • consider the important next steps you can take to start selling your products or services internationally
  • start your plan to increase export sales with confidence

You will gain an introduction to some of the key principles of international trade, as well as consider how to approach communicating across cultures and developing your international online strategy.

Attend this practical, interactive workshop to find out why, what, where and how you can make the most of global opportunities and be inspired by the successes of West Midlands companies like yours who are trading successfully across the world.

“Excellent, informative and well-presented”

“Very useful. A lot to be thinking about and getting on with”

“Very enjoyable. Learnt lots”

Who is this workshop for?

Anyone from a West Midlands SME (small or medium sized enterprise) who is new to export or an inexperienced exporter is welcome.

Please note, places are very limited on these workshops. Your attendance will be confirmed via email after registration, signing up to this page does not guarantee entry.


This event is funded by West Midlands Chambers of Commerce’s ERDF SME International Growth Project and we therefore require attendees to complete and submit this simple online form unless your firm has done so already. In order to attend you must be an SME registered within the West Midlands. On receipt of this we will process your place on the workshop.