Live Q&A: Identifying future exporting trends

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To celebrate UKTI’s National Export Week, join our live chat on Thursday 14 November at 11am for expert advice on growing your small business overseas.

Despite figures showing that small businesses are 11% more likely to survive if they trade overseas, only one in five British SMEs do so. When the UK Trade & Investment body (UKTI) also states that exporting SMEs are 34% more productive in their first year than those SMEs who do not, why are so many entrepreneurs still reluctant to start looking beyond our green and pleasant land?

UKTI’s National Export Week, which runs from 11 November to 15 November, hopes to change SME owners’ minds, holding workshops and seminars across the country, highlighting overseas opportunities.

To read the rest of the article from The Guardian and to see how you can get involved with the Live Q and A see here.



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