Export News

China Outbound Conference Investment Project Collection 2017
China Outbound initiative facilitates links between investors in China and organisations in the UK seeking investment.
Businesses to hear from China experts at Global Business Network
This month the Chamber will offer a unique insight into China and offer help and advice on how to enter and grow your business in the Chinese market.
British and Finnish Chambers in joint call to minimise potential Brexit trade barriers
On the occasion of the visit of a high-level Finnish business delegation to London, the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), and the Finnish Chambers of Commerce (Kauppakamari) are today (14 September 2017) jointly calling for UK and EU negotiators to minimise trade barriers and prioritise shared economic ties beyond Brexit.
Workshop on trading with Egypt
The Egyptian-British Chamber of Commerce invite you to their Workshop on Trade with Egypt; Export Documentation, Trade Finance & Customs Routines.
BCC and DIHK: Joint UK-German call to put shared economic interests first in Brexit negotiations
The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), and the Association of German Chambers of Commerce (DIHK) have today (Monday) called for UK and EU negotiators to put a clear focus on our shared economic interests as Brexit talks reconvene in Brussels.
Local exporter launches new website for export packing cases
Corrosion Technology Services Europe Ltd (CTS) now offer export packing boxes and cases made to order.
BCC/DHL: Exporters concerned economic conditions will dampen performance
The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), in partnership with DHL, today (Thursday) publishes its latest Quarterly International Trade Outlook, which shows that while many exporters continue to put in a solid performance, wider economic factors are a cause of concern.
Register for the next Business Beyond Borders event!
Interested in meeting your new business partners at trade fairs around the world? Register for this Business Beyond Borders international matchmaking event in Paris, Milan or Cannes.
EU-Japan Co-operation initiatives: Vulcanus in Europe - Keys to Japan
The EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation is promoting Vulcanus in Europe and Keys to Japan, two highly demanded opportunities for European companies.
Qatar – the latest information available
Companies trading with Qatar are becoming increasingly concerned about the severing of diplomatic ties with that country on 4 June by Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt.
Ramadan in the UAE
The British Centre for Business explain the impact of Ramadan on business and commerce
Cambridgeshire businesses deliver for Britain
Businesses in Cambridgeshire using the Chamber export documentation service should be congratulated for how well they are performing and supporting the UK economy.
BCC/DHL: Exporter confidence remains high, but exchange rates a concern
The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), in partnership with DHL, published its latest Quarterly International Trade Outlook, which shows that confidence among UK exporters remains strong.
Export Training Course dates announced
The Chambers' summer export training course schedule has been released.
Russo-British Chamber of Commerce annual Business Forum
Chamber members invited to annual RBCC Business Forum at discounted rate.
Businesses to gain an insight to trading in Canada
Exporters will turn their attention to Canada and North America at a special event taking place in Cambridge next week.
International Trade training course dates announced
The Chambers' next schedule of international trade training courses has been released.
Global Awards sponsorship opportunity
The Chamber is looking for sponsors for the 2017 Global Awards.
The Great British Personal Care Showcase in Prague, Czech Republic
The British Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic invites British suppliers of personal hygiene products and cosmetics to the The Great British Personal Care Showcase – 1 June 2017 in Prague, Czech Republic.
Cambridgeshire companies to gain awareness of Iran market
Exporters will benefit from an insight into the Iran market at a special event taking place in Cambridge this month.
Chamber launches Global Awards 2017
Global Awards 2017 have been launched by Cambridgeshire Chambers of Commerce to recognise success in international markets.
BCC/DHL: Confidence boost for exporters ahead of Article 50 trigger
The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), in partnership with DHL, today (Thursday) publishes its latest Quarterly International Trade Outlook, which shows that confidence among exporters that their turnover will improve jumped in Q4 2016, ahead of further moves towards Brexit.
Opportunity to export products to Egypt
The Ministry of Supply in Egypt is planning to import some food products and is seeking quotations from British companies who could export such products to Egypt.
Forthcoming international events
Events update from The Department for International Trade East of England.
BCC International Trade Survey: Fall in Sterling expected to increase cost base and push up prices
The recent fall in the value of Sterling is squeezing domestic sales margins, and increasing the cost base of UK businesses, according to the results of the British Chambers of Commerce’s (BCC) latest International Trade Survey.
BCC International Trade Survey: Europe to remain key export market despite Brexit vote
UK companies remain committed to strong trading relationships with European customers and suppliers despite the UK’s vote to leave the EU, according to the results of the British Chambers of Commerce’s (BCC) International Trade Survey, released today (Monday).
TUC and BCC heads send joint letter to Theresa May on EU migrants’ right to remain
Prime Minister must ‘show leadership’ on EU migrants’ right to remain – says TUC and British Chambers of Commerce.
Businesses encouraged to use agents and distributors to extend their market reach overseas
Businesses investigating the potential to sell goods or services outside the UK are being urged to consider using an agent or distributor by Cambridgeshire Chambers of Commerce.
BCC: Boost SME export support to navigate uncertainty
The latest Quarterly International Trade Outlook is published today, Tuesday 1 November.
Exporting to Egypt has changed, come to this seminar to hear how this will affect you
Exporters will be turning their attention to the trade regulations changes that are now affecting the export of goods to the Egyptian market at an event in Cambridge this month.
Embassy closure during Eid al-Adha
The Egyptian British Chamber of Commerce will be closed for Eid al-Adha.
Cross-Sector Trade Mission to the Philippines
The British Chamber of Commerce Philippines (BCCP) is organising a Trade Mission for British Companies on 18–20 October 2016.
Sports Meets Business
On 11 October the Slovenian Chamber of Commerce will be receiving a trade mission from UK.
BCC: Surge in trade documentation before EU referendum
There was a surge in the volume of trade documentation issued in the second quarter of 2016 - before the EU referendum - the latest Quarterly International Trade Outlook (QITO) from the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) and DHL has shown.
Cambridge companies given in-road to £3.3 billion Saudi market
Exporters will be turning their attention to the Saudi market at a special event taking place in Cambridge next week.
Dramatic increase in worldwide exports despite political upheaval
Exports from Cambridgeshire companies exceeded £47million in June 2016 – almost double the value of the same month the previous year.
The Great British Gardening Products Showcase
The British Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic invites British suppliers of garden products to the The Great British Gardening Products Showcase on 20 October 2016 in Prague, Czech Republic.
Egyptian Chamber closures
Further documentation delays likely as the Egyptian Chamber closes for Eid holidays.
Update on origin documents following the referendum result
Following the referendum result to leave the EU, we can confirm there are no immediate changes to the issuance of either EU Certificates of Origin or HMRC preference documents.
Webinar: IT opportunities in Chile
The British Chilean Chamber of Commerce have organised a webinar to coincide with the Chilean Information & Technology Association Trade Mission to the UK 20-24 June.
Possible documentation delays during Ramadan
During the holy month of Ramadan the Arab-British Chamber of Commerce will adopt shorter working hours.
British manufacturing companies wanted for Industry 4.0 trade delegation to Germany
The German-British Chamber of Industry & Commerce is organising a trade delegation trip to Germany from 20-24 June 2016 as part of a project to promote Industry 4.0, also known as the fourth Industrial Revolution.
BCC: Export growth slows in the face of global headwinds
UK export growth continued to slow at the end of 2015, with manufacturers in particular struggling, a report from the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) and DHL has shown.
Businesses offered advice on successful trading with China
Cambridgeshire businesses will discover how to establish a successful e-commerce operation in China at a free event taking place at the Moller Centre in Cambridge tomorrow night.
Looking for business partnerships? Here’s how to find them…
Enterprise Europe Network works with SMEs to help them to grow faster through tailored support, new commercial partnerships and access to finance.
Sanctions relief paves the way for developing UK trade relationship with Iran
Iran has received extensive economic and financial sanctions relief as a result of meeting its obligations under the nuclear deal agreed on 14 July 2015, meaning the country is now able to trade more freely.
New importation regulation for Egypt
New regulations have recently been issued by the Egyptian Ministry of Trade and Industry regarding the importation of certain products and goods for the retail market.
Opportunity for UK companies to export to the UAE
UK companies have the opportunity to meet with UAE supermarket chain Al Maya Group.
Global Business Network launched
A forum to help businesses expand their knowledge when trading globally.
Morocco as a financial hub to Africa: How can the UK benefit from the Moroccan financial market?
The British Chamber of Commerce for Morocco is hosting a webinar about financial services in the Moroccan market.
Trade Mission to Romania
Enterprise Europe Network, UKTI London and the British Romanian Chamber of Commerce are inviting businesses to join a trade mission to Bucharest, in February 2016.
Withdrawal of electronic ATR’s and EUR1’s for Turkey
We have been informed that, with immediate effect, Turkish Customs are no longer accepting ATR and EUR1 forms that bear an electronic stamp.

Forthcoming Events

November 21 2017 / 7.45-10.00am
Peterborough Safari Networking Breakfast
November 22 2017 / 5.00-7.00pm
Informal Networking Evening – Fenland
November 23 2017 / 2.30-4.30pm
Storm in a Teacup - Cambridge
November 23 2017 / 8.00-10.00am
Budget Briefing - Stamford: FULLY BOOKED
November 23 2017 / 12.00-2.00pm
The Autumn Budget 2017 - how will it affect you?
November 28 2017 / 5.00-7.00pm
Global Business Network