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International Trade News
3 hours ago
Northern Powerhouse Export Awards return for a third year »
  The annual PD Ports Northern Powerhouse Export Awards in association with HSBC, The Department of International...
12 September 2018
Major Exporting Countries Fail to Punish Corruption »
Anti-corruption organisation, Transparency International, has released the 2018 edition of its ‘ Exporting Corruption ’ re...
11 September 2018
Bibby Financial Services announces new support for UK importers »
Article by: Bibby Financial Services  (IOE&IT Corporate Members)   Global financial services provi...
07 September 2018
Major £36 million expansion underway for Immingham Docks »
ABP has announced a major expansion plan for two of its key operations in the Port of Immingham.  Last year, AB...
06 September 2018
Barclays launch new Midlands Trade Centre »
Earlier this week, Minister of State for Trade and Export Promotion Baroness Fairhead CBE opened Barclays' new Trade Centr...
05 September 2018
Barclays appoints new global head of trade and working capital »
Barclays has appointed a new  global head of trade and working capital following the departure of Baihas Baghdadi....
28 August 2018
International Trade Secretary signs new deal for export of seed potatoes to China »
The Secretary of State is pictured with Ni Yuefeng, Minister of the General Administration of Customs of China. ...
24 August 2018
Major export deal agreed for UK dairy in China »
The UK dairy sector will receive a multi-million pound export boost as China agrees to import UK dairy products made with...
23 August 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Government releases advice for businesses on how to prepare for a 'no-deal Brexit' »
The UK government has today released 25 technical notices offering advice to different business sectors and individuals as...
22 August 2018
HMRC begins roll out of new Customs Declaration Service »
  In August, HMRC launched the first release of its new Customs Declaration Service (CDS), which is replacing the...
21 August 2018
The Institute's Response to the Government's New Export Strategy »
The government today released its new ‘ Export Strategy’  calling on the UK to become a ‘21 st  Century exportin...
03 August 2018
Director General of the IOE&IT tells the BBC that new exporters should use Open to Export »
On Friday 3rd August 2018, Director General of the Institute of Export & International Trade, Lesley Batchelor, spoke...
31 July 2018
British car exports increase 6% in June »
Latest figures from The Society of Motor Manufacturers & Traders have shown that exports have driven UK car production...
23 July 2018
UK publishing industry reports record breaking exports »
The UK publishing industry broke all previous revenue records in 2017 to see collective sales rise 5% to £5.7bn. This was...
19 July 2018
DIT launches £1.5bn space export campaign »
International Trade Secretary, Dr Liam Fox has today announced that the UK will be promoting space exports worth up t...
18 July 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
SME Confidence Falls As Brexit Uncertainty Continues »
Article by: Ted Winterton, UK CEO of Bibby Financial Services The latest SME Confidence Tracker Report has been is...
18 July 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Import or export outside the EU? What you need to know about CDS »
Do you make customs declarations for goods imported from or exported outside the EU? If so then you will need to know abou...
13 July 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Government launches White Paper on Future Relationship between UK and EU »
By Mike Josypenko MIEx, IOE&IT Senior Director of Special Projects The government's latest White Paper 'THE FUTURE...
09 July 2018
David Davis resigns as Brexit secretary »
There has been a significant change at the heart of government with a resignation followed by an appointment of a new Brex...
02 July 2018
Trade deficit narrows following record exports in 2018 Q1 »
Statistics released for the year up to March have showed that the UK’s trade deficit is narrowing following record exports...
28 June 2018
Bank of England report shows pessimism over Brexit »
UK firms are becoming pessimistic about the impact of Brexit on their sales, according to a report released by the Bank of...
28 June 2018
China lifts ban on British beef exports »
  Yesterday China lifted its longstanding ban on imports of beef from the UK, in a move which could be worth an es...
25 June 2018
Control list classification service reinstated »
The Department for International Trade’s Export Control Joint Unit reinstated its export control list classification advis...
22 June 2018
UKEF provides £2.5bn of support for UK exports »
Earlier this week, UK Export Finance launched its Performance Highlights report for 2017/18 showing that it provided £2.5...
14 June 2018
Secretary of State for International Trade praises growth in UK trade »
International Trade Secretary, Dr Liam Fox praised the growth in UK trade as the latest figures show the trade deficit nar...
14 June 2018
SASO IECEE Recognition Certificate – additional products added as from 1 August 2018 »
The Saudi Arabian Standards Organization (SASO) have updated the IECEE Recognition Certificate list and more electrical pr...
14 June 2018
SONCAP procedures now mandatory for all courier shipments »
The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON), has notified IOE&IT Corporate Member XDS Solutions that the Federal Minis...
15 May 2018
OFSI publish new guidance on financial and trade sanctions for importers and exporters »
The Office of Financial Sanctions Implementation (OFSI) has published new guidance on financial and trade sanctions for i...
08 May 2018
UKEF sign deal with Atkins International and Dubai World Trade Centre in boost for UK exports »
International Trade Secretary, Dr Liam Fox MP, today announced an agreement between UKEF and Atkins International, a world...
03 May 2018
Companies don't yet have contingency plans for post-Brexit customs changes »
The future customs relationship between the UK and the EU continues to make the headlines and a major effect of this conti...
01 May 2018
UK SMEs sceptical over export opportunities, according to latest study »
Article by:  Bibby Financial Services  (corporate members) UK SMEs are largely sceptical about exporting opportuniti...
24 April 2018
Switzerland China and South Korea among the UK's fastest growing export partners »
A study by Wyelands Bank and Global Trade Review, has shown that Switzerland, China and South Korea are among the UK's fas...
24 April 2018
Spain remains world's largest wine exporter as exports help drive economic recovery »
  Spain has retained its title as the world's largest wine exporter, significantly ahead of Italy and France, expo...
18 April 2018
Exports of UK services on the rise »
U K exports in services are on the rise, with the latest batch of ONS statistics showing healthy growth. For the whole...
17 April 2018
Small business confidence hits its highest level since 2015 »
Article by:  Bibby Financial Services  (corporate members) Confidence among the UK’s smallest companies has...

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