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West London Export Club
Working with Department for International Trade, The GREAT Britain Campaign
We now have regular international trade events on USA with an environmental theme. Also featured are EU, MENA and Asia markets of which the latest was an UAE event. This included speakers from DIT, UKEF, UAE Government, HSBC, Exporters Case study, Export Documentation review, CentralFX, SimonInc (Branding Specialist), and Akoni a Fintech Export Trade platform with finance.
Through our partnership we are able to offer a wide range of export documentation services. For a full price list please email email@example.com
Plus, through our partners in the freight forwarding, cargo logistics sector we are able to refer and advice exporters on product transit into export markets.
For all our driving export market information click here
This is the year to export
With our strong economy and the FTSE at a record high and the currency at a low point – the world is coming to the UK to buy British!
That is why now is the ideal time to take your British products to the world and export.
So do you want to export successfully?
Work with us for 1-2-1 support to develop a proactive export plan.
Or catch us on TV presenting about Brexit Contingency Planning for Exporters
We can assist in the following:
Finding the right export market for you
Ensure you have your IP covered
Is your labeling / packaging correct for your chosen market
We can help and introduce you to an agent/ distributor/ open your own office in your chosen market
Is your Bank able to offer international trade finance?
We can offer assistance with letters of credit / documentary collections / forfaiting
Compliance checks/ legal issues
Certifying all export documentation with our COO Sally Smith
Finding the right Freight Forwarder with key market specialisation
Contact our award winning International Trade specialist:
Alan Rides and Sally Smith
Our International Trade team will help you with your export documentation and can certify and authenticate the documents including:
Certificates of Origin
Commercial Invoices and other documents
Using our E-z Cert service allows you to apply for many export documents online making the process quicker and more efficient for you.
E-z Cert is free to use and training guides are available. Onsite training and training courses are available as well.
When registering on E-z Cert, please make sure that you select ‘Surrey Heathrow Chamber of Commerce’ as your designated chamber.
West London Local Chambers, Hounslow Chamber and West London Export Club members benefit from a reduced price on most of the above documents.
Working with out partners, we act as a signpost organisation that can help you get all the advice you need in today’s competitive global market. Our comprehensive country fact files are available free to our customers.
We work closely with Government organisations such as Dept. International Trade (UK Trade and Investment), HM Revenue and Customs and the Foreign and Embassies and banks, to name a few, to help you with your International Trade Issues, including Brexit. Please see https://www.britishchambers.org.uk/media/get/Business%20Brexit%20Checklist.pdf
We provide language support for businesses and can offer you a comprehensive range of services including:
Translating – websites, leaflets, business cards, technical, legal
Interpreting – conferences, delegations, telephone interpreting