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13 February 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Manchester World Trade Summit deals with the reality of border checks and regulations »
  Businesses and industry need to prepare for the introduction of regulation and checks on our borders. This is...
31 January 2020
Statement on Brexit from the IOE&IT »
Brexit is just the start. Businesses must improve their compliance processes or risk supply chain disruption. Brexit wi...
21 January 2020
IOE&IT Vice President to host breakfast meet-up to discuss International Customs Day »
Our Vice President, Arne Mielken, is hosting an informal meet-up of Customs professionals and global trade experts in Lond...
09 January 2020
Dave Maisey awarded OBE in New Year's Honours List »
We are delighted to announce that David Maisey, a longstanding member of the IOE&IT and a former Trustee Director on o...
09 January 2020
Considering exporting to Oman? Read our new doing business guide »
As part of our continuous research & development in the exporting industry, we have released another Doing Business Gu...

International Trade News
21 February 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Red meat exports soar with Asian demand a boost »
Exports of red meats from the UK are soaring. According to figures released by HMRC and as reported by the Agriculture and...
14 February 2020
UK exports at all-time high on back of non-EU growth »
UK exports are at an all time high according to figures published on Tuesday 11 February by the Office for National Statis...
13 February 2020
Yusen Logistics opens new cross dock facility in Northampton »
Yusen Logistics has commenced operations from its new distribution facility in the heart of the East Midlands Gateway in N...
13 February 2020
Potential impact of coronavirus on international supply chains »
Coronavirus poses a short-term threat to exports to China, having already impacted global supply chains and the Chinese ec...
06 February 2020
Government launches online consultation on post Brexit tariffs »
The Government has opened an online public consultation on what tariff strategy will be best for UK businesses and consume...

20 February 2020
Lord Green: Look to Asia for export growth »
In the Summer 19 edition of World Trade Matters , Chairman of Asia House and President of the Institute of Export...
20 February 2020
Harnessing technology towards a clearer understanding of Incoterms® »
Written by Mark Heath, the Founder of start-up “ Open Borders Direct ” and CEO of start-up “Acies”, an insurance Managing...
11 February 2020
When crises like Coronavirus hit, planning is key »
Written by Gary Griffiths, Managing Director of Trade Finance at Bibby Financial Services (Corporate Partners of the IOE...
07 February 2020
Trade and Receivables Finance: A Practical Guide to Risk Evaluation and Structuring »
The below interview with Stephen Jones, Managing Director of AXS Trade Finance Limited, first appeared in the Summer...
06 February 2020
WTO DG: Strengthening the Global Trade System »
Written by  Roberto Azevêdo, Director-General of the World Trade Organization. @WTODGAzevedo . This articl...