Start exporting

Start exporting - overview

Exporting your goods can open up exciting new markets and increase your turnover. But selling your goods overseas is not without risks. Read our guide to international trade.

Start exporting - overview

Exporting your goods can open up exciting new markets and increase your turnover. But selling products overseas is not without risks. Read our guide to international trade.

Business owner managing exports
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Develop an export strategy

How to start exporting your products and services; a guide to export strategy, overseas markets and export finance for small businesses.

First steps to exporting
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First steps to exporting

How to prepare for successful exporting, including researching the market, organising transport and distribution, and the paperwork involved.

Shipping container and delivery lorries at international logistics hub
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International trade logistics

Guidance on logistics to consider when you import or export goods - from storage to transport methods, insurance and documentation.

Exporters prepare products for exporting and overseas sales
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Market and sell overseas

Exporting to overseas markets can help your business grow. A guide to planning your overseas marketing and international sales strategy.

Export opportunities - map
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Export opportunities

A wealth of overseas opportunities and UK Government support means now could be a great time to start exporting. But where should you start?

Research your export markets
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Research your export markets

It's essential to carry out thorough research before you start exporting, to avoid costly mistakes and boost your chances of success. Our guide.

Planning to export - checklist
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Planning to export - checklist

When planning for exporting, thoroughly research the market and potential problems and take advantage of the support and information available to you.

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