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18 Feb

Public sector contracts probed in first Quarterly Economic Survey

The extent to which smaller firms are able to access public sector contracts is being probed in the first East Midlands Chamber* Quarterly Economic Survey (QES) of the year.

18 Feb

Business space available at at1.SPACE

Unique space available at1.SPACE Located on Triumph Road, NG7, next to the Nottingham University Jubilee Campus and the QMC hospital.

18 Feb

New facility will improve patient care by speeding up medical product development

Plans have been submitted for a new facility focusing on the commercialisation of medical devices and technologies, which is seeking major D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership funding.

Department for International Trade Healthcare Sector Update

There is so much going on for companies in the sector who are currently trading overseas, or thinking about it.

34 Midlands companies have just returned from Arab Health, at which large orders were won by some of the delegates, demonstrating both the excellence of the sector and the power of taking part in a tightly organised, high profile delegation. Some selected highlights are available to view here:

February also saw the arrival of six DIT colleagues from a range of Mediterranean markets. They held 1:1 meetings at Biocity with East Midlands healthcare companies keen to explore the opportunities available to them in these nearby markets.

More is planned for the coming months including another two prestigious events:
• A Gulf Meet the Buyer activity in Coventry on 21st March
• A market visit to Bio Boston in June

Our Healthcare Sector Specialist is always keen to hear from any companies who need help or advice with their export plans. Please contact her directly on: