Trade team launches new Business Clinics focus on North America, Scandinavia and Managing Global payments

Date: 14/05/2024
Author: Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce
Company: Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce

We are pleased to announce new opportunities for companies to meet on a 1-2-1 basis with experts from North America, Scandinavia and Foreign Exchange.  

During the 30-minute complimentary meeting, you’ll have the chance to meet with our experts and discuss how they can assist you further your growth internationally.   

Latest data shows, the United Kingdom has significant export potential with United States. It is estimated to be around 84 billion US dollars of export potential between the UK and the US. Some examples of live opportunities for UK companies in the US include design and architect services for construction projects, ground maintenance services, uniform and clothing providers.  

Scandinavia also provides export potential for UK companies with latest data showing Sweden has $2.6 billion of unrealised export potential for UK goods and services, Norway   $2.4 billion and Denmark $1.6 billion. Goods starting with the tariff code 8703 show the largest amount of unrealised export potential to Scandinavia, as well as medical products and semi-finished products of stainless steel. In terms of services, there are currently live opportunities for companies providing analysis services and rail engineering services.  

Lastly, we are pleased to include a FX Clinic, as we understand that when you grow globally, it is extremely important to manage risk attached to global payments, whether you are an exporter or importer.    Managing your FX effectively can help your cash flow and ensure market fluctuations won’t affect your sales revenue. 

These business clinics are open to members and non-members and free.   Further Market Entry Support, members access preferential rates.   Book your slot now! 

  • Focus on US and Canada- 23rd May, 10am-4pm, Elliot House. Book your meeting here 
  • Growing your Business in Scandinavia- 11th June, 10am-4pm, Online meetings. Book your meeting here 
  • Foreign Exchange Clinic- 4th July, 10am-4pm, Elliot House. Book your meeting here 

If you would like more information on any of the above, please feel free to get in touch with the International Trade Team, or call 0161 393 4314. 

Looking to grow in other markets?   

Fear not, you can also book a 121 complimentary with any of our 50+ approved suppliers covering 90+ markets here 

Source: ITC Trade Map and Department for Business and Trade