International Events

Greater Manchester Chamber runs over 60 International Trade events a year bringing together more than 1,000 delegates. Our events range from small, informal round-tables and business clinics to sector specific seminars, masterclasses and webinars.  

We also work with a number of partners here in the UK and overseas, promoting more than 100 partner events taking place across the globe. Our events can help provide information, advice and support for companies growing their business internationally and members can attend free of charge or at discounted prices.

Benefits of attending International Trade events:

  • Gain market insights and guidance on how to do business in markets across the world

  • Understand current business opportunities for UK companies

  • Research possible routes to market for your product and/or service

  • Develop an understanding of risks and how to manage these

  • Meet market experts from around the world and network with like-minded businesses.

  • Find out about export or import support

  • Learn about how to get paid and grow successfully in overseas markets

 GM Chamber flagship international trade events include:

  • International Trade Forums: We run 3-4 a year and these are exclusive for exporters and importers. Learn more here

  • International Trade Networking Event: This in an annual event which offers the opportunity to meet our team, the partners we work very closely and get an overview of the wide portfolio of services we offer to companies seeking to internationalise.  Book for our next event here

  • GMCC Meet the Expert event:  This is an annual event on a speed business meeting format which offers exporters and importers the opportunity to meet with a wide range of market experts and international trade specialists under one roof in a cost-effective way.  Check out our next MtE event here

If you want to check all of our international trade events, please click here


Our events offer a great opportunity to target companies in this region and raise your profile, if you are interested in sponsoring or hosting an event at the Chamber please email to learn more how you can work with us.