Fund title: Open to Export

Focus of fund/fund aims:

Free export advice for UK small businesses and a competition to win £3,000 towards international growth plans

Application deadline:

4 May 2018

Fund description:

Open to Export is a free online information service from The Institute of Export & International Trade, which is helps small UK businesses to get ready to export and expand internationally. Open to Export is a not-for-profit social enterprise.

In addition to providing advice and information to support the export aspirations of UK companies, Open to Export offers a free online tool for small businesses planning to sell overseas – the Open to Export Action Plan takes you through 5 key steps for export success:

  • Am I ready to export?
  • Which product should I export?
  • Where should I export to?
  • How will I cover the additional costs?
  • How will I make a profit?

Businesses which complete their Export Action Plan by 4 May 2018 can also enter the Export Action Plan Competition for the chance to win £3,000 towards their strategy for international growth after Brexit.

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