Exporting to Belgium

A guide for British businesses who are interested in developing their overseas trade and doing business in Belgium.

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A detailed guide on doing business in and with Belgium. The guide contains information on:

  • challenges of doing business in Belgium
  • growth potential
  • trade between the UK and Belgium
  • opportunities in Belgium
  • start-up considerations
  • legal considerations
  • tax and customs considerations
  • entry requirements
  • who to contact for more help

More information


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Published 30 April 2014
Last updated 24 August 2015 + show all updates
  1. 2015 update of exporting to Belgium guide.

  2. First published.