Sustainable Growth for Exporters
Wednesday, 9 November 2016 from 08:30 to 11:30 (GMT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Sustainable Growth for Exporters Event
Many of you will already be working in international markets or working on your strategy to grow your online business. But there is the potential to achieve more, for both B2B and B2C.
The Department for International Trade (DIT) together with DP World London Gateway, Barclays, UK Export Finance (UKEF) and the China Britain Business Council have arranged a very informative event to help you understand how your business can achieve sustainable growth through exporting. Following the talks there will be the opportunity for a guided tour of the new facilities at London Gateway.
David Ludlow – Head of UKEF International Business
Baihas Baghdadi - Global Head of Trade and Working Capital for Barclays
08:30 Registration and networking (with breakfast)
09:30 'Introduction to London Gateway' (DP World)
09:50 'Supporting International Growth' (UKEF)
10:10 'The changing face of export' (Barclays)
10:30 'Doing Business with China: The Challenges & Opportunities for UK Companies' (China British Business Council)
10:50 'Current Export Opportunities' (DIT)
11:00 Tour of London Gateway
DP World London Gateway is the UK’s newest and most advanced deep-sea port which is adjacent to one of Europe’s largest Logistics Parks. It is now fully operational, with deep-sea services calling from emerging economies across the world.
When & Where
Department for International Trade (DIT) - East of England
With professional advisers across more than 100 international markets, the Department for International Trade (DIT) is the Government Department that helps UK-based companies succeed in the global economy.