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The GA is proud to support the great work the DIT is doing in helping UK businesses to export as well as creating brand new opportunities. The DIT has set up a comprehensive list of events which you can read more about here

20th October - Exporting Opportunities in Egypt

With its rapidly increasing population, advantageous geographic position and growing economy, Egypt is a market with a lot to offer...

Its strategic location linking the Middle East, Europe, Africa and Asia make it an ideal global business hub and its free trade agreements with the EU, Africa and the Gulf give favoured access to regional growth markets in the Middle East and Africa. The new bilateral trade agreement between the UK and Egypt - which will replace the EU agreement following EU exit - is in its final stage of negotiations.

21st October - Virtual Market Briefing - Czech Republic

Join this event co-hosted with our colleagues from the DIT team in the Czech Republic. Suitable for businesses in all sectors, this virtual event will give you the chance to learn more about the market in a briefing hosted by Tereza Vicková, Senior Trade Adviser and Kryštof Holub, Trade Adviser for DIT based in Prague. You will also have the chance to request a 1:1 meeting following the session to discuss your business in more detail.

Sarah Ward has booked a one on one slot so if you have any questions then they can be directed through at

27th October - Find Buyers Overseas with Brand new B2B Platform

Retaissance is a first-of-its-kind digital B2B marketplace for brands to showcase their products to retail buyers in Britain, Europe and beyond. This digitised trading platform removes the cost barriers of accessing new markets, helping you to reach and connect with your ideal stockists quickly and effectively.

In this free webinar you will learn how this online platform allows you to showcase your products and communicate directly with key contacts and decision makers - with minimal gatekeeping and no guesswork required. As well as forming valuable trade partnerships, you’ll receive useful feedback on your products and brand, with direct advice from buyers to help you succeed in the sector.

3rd November - Export with Fruugo

Fruugo sells millions of different products spanning thousands of brands in 46 countries, 28 languages and 22 currencies

The online marketplace operates with hundreds of retailers on a no-sale, no-fee basis. It's easy to set up and provides a single feed in your own language and currency. Fruugo handles translation, customer service, marketing and foreign exchange – so the retailer only needs to fulfil the order. Shoppers can access a global range of products in a safe and secure shopping environment that feels local.

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