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If you’re looking for advice on international trade, the Chamber can help. We have an extensive network of private and public sector expertise available to assist the Kent export community whatever the query. So, whether you’re looking for translation services, help in Russian markets or need to know packing regulations for exporting to Australia, call the export team on 01233 503838 or email email@example.com
Below is a list of useful guides and links to sources of private and public sector export information and advice.
The British Chamber of Commerce – International Trade Outlook report Q1 2013
Study on Kent Export Businesses commissioned by KCC. Kent Export Business May 2010
Kent International Business (KIB)
KIB is a partnership initiative which aims to encourage Kent companies to consider overseas trade as a route to business growth. Kent Invicta Chamber, alongside our KIB partners can provide advice, information and support on all aspects of international trade.
Albion Overseas Ltd
Doing business in Russia. Albion is a private sector company dedicated to the advancement of business in Russia, run by three directors in the UK and in Russia. Albion offers consultancy, including short-term assistance, (finding a distributor, helping with certification, etc), and longer term assistance. The latter might involve business development and the possibility of offering clients a Moscow sales office
Kent Export Club
Trade Advice A local peer to peer network of businesses actively involved in export. A great source of networking and contacts
UK Trade & Investment
Introduction to markets The UK Government’s official provider of export advice and inward investment. A very useful information resource with visits from free International Trade Advisers available to certain businesses and some grants.
UK Trade Tariff The UK Government’s official site that provides classification codes for goods and services being imported or exported and subject to taxes or other controls
British Chambers of Commerce
Global Trade Wherever you plan to do business in the world, there’s probably a local Chamber of Commerce that can help you make the connections you need. Find them on the BCC site
Export Control Organisation
Licenses This site provides you with a search facility to see if your product is subject to export control. Categorisation can be tricky so call us if you need help
Council of British Chambers of Europe
Cobcoe This site is a listing of the bi-lateral Chambers across the EU. If you want help setting up in Germany this site can help you get connected
European Small Business Portal
EU information for SME’s
Your Europe – Business
Business services at EU and Member States level
HM Revenue & Customs
Preferential rates of duty
Export inside out
Department for Business, Innovation & Skills
Overcoming Trade barriers
World Chambers Federation
International Chamber of Commerce
For further information on the Chamber Export Documentation Service call
01233 503838 or email firstname.lastname@example.org