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Export services for UK businesses

Department for International Trade (DIT) has a regional network of international trade and e-commerce advisers across the UK who can assess a company's readiness to export and help identify the services and support needed for them to develop export capability and grow internationally.

Services are available across the following areas:

  • Export strategy and planning
  • Sales and marketing including market knowledge; contacts in overseas markets; creating export plans; Overseas Market Introduction Service (OMIS); access to trade missions; overseas tradeshows; market visits
  • E-exporting, optimising digital sales channels and websites
  • Language and culture
  • Product and service development, including innovation, IP and certification/standards
  • Operations, including legal and regulatory issues, export controls, documentation, logistics and distribution

The Marches Growth Hub can help put you in touch with the local team. Please call 0345 6000 727 or email

Other support for exporters is the ideal starting point for businesses looking to export for the first time or increase their existing export capability and sales. It brings together the best information across government and commercial partners. On you can:

  • Access the best online advice on exporting
  • Find live export opportunities for your products and services
  • Find an online marketplace best suited to your products
  • Promote your business to overseas buyers
  • Search and register for events and webinars

DIT has launched a pocketbook which brings together a wealth of trade and investment statistics in one single visual product.

Marches Growth Hub hold regular free Export Drop in clinics - check our events diary for details



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