We are responsible for promoting British trade across the world and ensuring the UK takes advantage of the huge opportunities open to us.
OFSI, part of HM Treasury, helps to ensure that financial sanctions are properly understood, implemented and enforced in the United Kingdom. OFSI maintains the UK’s consolidated list of financial sanctions targets, and produces guidance to help UK businesses, including exporters, to comply with financial sanctions.
Open to Export is the Government supported free, online community for UK companies looking to grow internationally. It brings together experts from across the private sector and government agencies to help small and medium sized UK businesses successfully enter international markets.
Find out more: www.opentoexport.com
The Exported by Britain campaign is run by both the All-Party Parliamentary Design and Innovation Group and the All-Party Parliamentary Manufacturing Group, each managed by Policy Connect, a not for profit organisation based in London that provides secretariat services to several APPGs and research groups.
Find out more: www.policyconnect.org.uk/apmg/exportedbybritain
See how UK exporters have performed across all regions over the past 25 years.
Find out more: www.economicsurvey.org.uk
The British Polish Chamber of Commerce Trade Team have built this free data engine to allow you to analyse from 4000 trade products, what the UK sells and buys internationally. This data shows imports and exports to the top 15 markets overall, sales to the world, the EU and Poland.
Find out more: www.uktradedata.co.uk
The British Council is the UK’s international organisation for educational opportunities and cultural relations. It has operations on the ground in six continents and over 100 countries, bringing international opportunity to life.
Find out more: www.britishcouncil.org
The IOE offers recognised formal qualifications in international trade. It also runs a series of short training courses covering every aspect of international trade management, sales and marketing, logistics and documentary requirements, and international trade finance.
Find out more: www.export.org.uk
Export Trade Tools
UK Trade Tariff: UK Government free interactive database that helps you identify Commodity codes, tariffs and any extant export restrictions
Market Access Database: A free resource that gives critical information about exporting from the EU. Information includes tariffs, procedures, statistics, trade barriers and much, much more.
TARIC: The Integrated Tariff of the European Union, it is a free and interactive multilingual database that combines all measures relating to EU customs tariff, commercial and agricultural legislation. More information can be found about how the database works here.
OFSI’s consolidated list: the list of people, businesses, organisations and financial institutions you’re generally not allowed to deal with by law. More information on financial sanctions can be found here.
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