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Export Insight Visit: Slovenia

Host:Department for International Trade
Date:Tuesday 14th November, 2017
Cost:£200 plus VAT

The Department for International Trade (DIT) is leading a visit to Ljubljana, Slovenia, exclusively for consumer sector companies including food and drink, mother & baby, wedding, fashion, giftware and pet food / accessories. This all-inclusive trip will give you a taste of a new market, what to expect when trading internationally and build contacts to keep you connected once you’re back in the UK.

What is an Export Insight Visit (EIV)?
An EIV is a group trade visit which gives Midlands based companies, with little or no experience of selling overseas, an insight into selling around the world and the support that DIT and its overseas partner network can offer.

Why take part?
•find out how to approach the Slovenian market
•join a networking reception with potential buyers
•hold 1:1 meetings with trade specialists and potential buyers
•take part in tailored store visits
•explore the city of Ljubljana, learn about the local culture and effective ways of doing business in the Slovenia

•companies must operate within the consumer sector (as detailed above)
•this visit is designed for new to export companies who have not proactively exported their goods / services within the last 12 months
•companies MUST have a registered business located within the Midlands
•companies should have experience of selling their goods / services within the domestic market and be working with a DIT International Trade Adviser

Cost and arrangements:
£200 plus VAT per delegate
The trip includes flights, accommodation with breakfast, in-market travel and group meals.

Outbound Tuesday 14 November
Stansted – Ljubljana (07:20 – 10:25)

Return Thursday 16 November
Ljubljana – Stansted (11:05 – 12:25)

Suitability check:
If you consumer products fall outside the listed sub-sectors please contact us to discuss your company’s suitability for this visit.