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Trade Association Membership

For Trade Associations, Trade Association Membership of the Institute of Export provides you with an expert resource for yourselves and your members, ensuring that you remain up to date in the changing world of international trade

Trade Association membership provides:

  • Export helpline access for all your membership for just one annual payment
  • Additional support for your exporting members on technical aspects of trading overseas
  • Significant discounts on specialist training programmes or profit share arrangements on joint projects
  • Up to date and topical content for your website, blogs and social media extending your audience and appeal to new members
  • Full support for internal staff with training or specialist expertise
  • Add your voice to a growing voice in government and trade circles



The many benefits of membership are all focused around international trade, helping your members' businesses run smoothly and keeping you up-to-date. Our membership’s value far outweighs the cost.

Benefits for your Association

  • Access to the IOE Helpline for your members
  • Discounts for your members or commission on in-house or public courses
  • Discounts for your members or commission on our education programmes
  • Discounts on our Technical Help for Exporters services
  • 15% discount on IOE Job Board products
  • Current and topical content for your newsletters and website
  • A channel for your ideas and concerns through our representation at all levels of government
  • Wider publicity for your events
  • Opportunity to co-brand with the Institute on events
  • Use of IOE Trade Association Member logo for your website and collateral
  • Inclusion in surveys to research the attitudes and changes to world trade
  • Communications Package which includes:
    • Daily FX bulletins and monthly e-newsletters
    • International Trade Digest in collaboration with Croner - monthly subscription
    • International trade journals, ‘International Trade Magazine’ and ‘Freight Industry Times’ subscriptions
    • IOE multi format 'Doing Business in' Guides
    • Global Trader Guides to international markets
    • 15% discount on advertising within our partner publications