Your business can apply for training and support from the Department for International Trade (DIT) or use DIT’s online services.
You can use ExportSavvy to get help with international trade and increasing your exports.
The Foreign and Commonwealth Office has guidance on overseas business risks for many countries.
Finding new markets and opportunities
You can expand your business using the following services from DIT:
- introductions to overseas markets (Overseas Market Introduction Service)
- international sales leads (export opportunities)
- details of major projects with at least £250 million of contracts open to UK competition (High Value Opportunities Programme)
Tradeshows and market visits
You can apply for grants to attend tradeshows from the Tradeshow Access Programme.
Find details of trade events, seminars, webinars, exhibitions and trade missions on the DIT events website.
Defence and security sector
You can get support from the Defence and Security Organisation (DSO).
You can get support from the Aid Funded Business service if your company wants to work on projects funded by development banks or aid agencies.
Find your local DIT office.