UK - EU Separation - Impact on Exports

Host: D2N2 Growth Hub

Location: Online - Webinar

Date: Thursday, 28th May 2020 at 2.00pm - 4.00pm

Cost: FREE


This webinar is hosted by the D2N2 Growth Hub, East Midlands Chamber and part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund.

Are you currently selling goods/components to overseas markets?  Are these EU or third country transactions?  Do you understand the difference and how familiar are you with terminology such as commodity codes, export licencing and controls, certificates of origin and proof of export?

At the end of the transition period with Europe in December all goods sold to Europe will have to go through a customs clearance process – which brings additional legal responsibilities for the exporter.   Companies may not be familiar with customs procedures – many in fact rely on their freight forwarders.  Do you understand how this will potentially impact on costs, process, training and resource in your business?  Are you prepared?

This webinar will review the export process and highlight the key areas that businesses should be considering as they prepare for the UK’s new relationship with Europe.

Who Should Attend

Businesses who trade internationally. This webinar is aimed at SME businesses.

Agenda

  • 14.00 - 14.45 - Webinar presentation 

  • 14.45 - 15.00 - Break

  • 15.00 - 15.45 - Webinar presentation

  • 15.45 - 16.00 - Q&A

Speaker Information:

Becky has been an accredited member of the Institute of Export for over twenty years and runs her own business delivering international trade support and training to SME’s from a wide range of industry sectors across the UK.

Becky works on private and public-sector projects, including assistance for companies engaged with support programmes with both the DIT and Welsh Government.  She has been involved in the delivery of mentoring and training for hundreds of SMEs over the years, both independently and with associate projects.  She is actively engaged by Chambers of Commerce across the UK to deliver British Chambers of Commerce accredited and non-accredited courses, and also offers independent training courses ranging from strategic development to the practicalities of the import and export processes.  These are available as both public and in-house courses.  In response to the current business climate, a new suite of suite of short, online sessions has now been developed to enable traders to continue their learning journey from the safety of their own office – hopefully with a nice cup of coffee and not too much distraction!

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This webinar will be delivered via Go To webinars. To register for a place complete the booking form . Any questions please speak to your dedicated Events and Engagement Officer - Hannah Kerridge - 07741 163 242

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