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Do you need help with your export documentation?
Do your staff need to be trained on importing and exporting goods?
Our expert in export documentation, Rob Booth from the Dorset Chamber of Commerce, will be available for one-to-one advice so that you can ask questions after the Dorset International Business Network event.
Rob will be available to discuss the following topics:
- Documentary requirements for permanent exports and temporary exports
- Pre-shipment programmes to ensure product standards and quality
- How to determine country of origin correctly to benefit from Free Trade Agreements
- Identify training needs for staff involved in importing/exporting goods
- Practical implications for terms of sale i.e. Incoterms, methods of payment
- The role of Customs, Embassies, Chambers, Foreign Office and Notary Publics.
About your adviser:
Rob heads the Dorset Chambers' International Trade Services Department, working closely with UK Trade & Investment South West to drive export support for local businesses. The new services launched for exporters include export documentation, preparation of letters of credit, export/import training and advisory service for clearance of goods in most countries.
DCCI -Together with the support from British Chambers and UKTI, we act as a contact point for companies considering export for the first time, Dorset Chamber is uniquly positioned to help support organisations work together in the local area.
Export Dorset – The International Business Network forum has been running for 2 years and was created to help exporters discover opportunities in high growth markets identified through the overseas business network of chambers of commerce and business centres. We have hosted many different speakers from those markets to set out business opportunities and support available to exporters.
If you would like to see another expert about other areas of exporting and international trade on the same day, please click here for more information. Our other experts include advice on growth and emerging markets, language and culture, and general advice on how to get started with international trade.
When & Where
Dorset Chamber Pop up Clinics
Looking to grow your business through international trade?
UK Trade & Investment South West, Enterprise Europe Network and the Dorset Chamber of Commerce are holding free 1-2-1 business advice clinics to give you the opportunity to discuss routes to successful exporting.
You can book a free 1-2-1 meeting with experts in the following areas:
Business Culture in the US – overcoming cultural barriers and building successful international business relationships
High growth & emerging markets – finding new and accessible markets internationally to grow your export sales
Opening doors in Europe – find European suppliers, distributors and partners with the help of the European Enterprise Network
…and meet with an International Trade Adviser to discuss your export plans