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The Department for International Trade (DIT) London Region and ERDF’s Global Growth Project in collaboration with the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames are inviting London SMEs to a full-day event about trading with the USA.

Cost: £48 (incl. VAT)

Venue: Twickenham

Time:
10:00 - 15:00

Why attend?

The USA has the largest and most technologically powerful economy in the world and is Britain’s largest single export market. This event will provide you with all information needed to export products and services to the USA. The programme will cover the following topics:

  • Registering trademarks and other IP protection
  • Exporting goods or services with no direct presence in the USA, including import duties, GST (VAT) and company tax
  • Establishing a simple presence (such as an agent, a distributor, a warehouse)
  • Employing staff directly (by a UK employer) – Employer obligations
  • Branch vs subsidiary – Pros and cons
  • Moving to the USA – Visa and tax for the expat or business migrants
  • You will also have the opportunity to meet one-to-one with a DIT International Trade Adviser.

Who is this event for?

London small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) interested in trading opportunities in the USA who operate in the following sectors:

  • Technology
  • Digital
  • Creative
  • Smart Cities
  • Medical

and innovative and/or high growth London companies from any sector.

Eligibility

  • Companies exporting for the first time or who are looking to expanding into new markets
  • London small and medium-sized businesses with annual turnover of less than £40m and less than 250 employees who have been trading for at least 12 months
  • Priority will be given to SMEs based in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames and neighbouring boroughs


Companies attending the event will have the opportunity to apply for a Trade Mission to Richmond, Virginia that will take place in October 2017.


Registrations will close on Monday 28 August 2017.

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