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
4 May 2018
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.