Trade support and Business Opportunities

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UK Government accredited trade challenge partners work with UK Trade & Investment to promote its services, and highlight overseas opportunities to their members and help them internationalize. Some of these organizations are also accredited (ATOs) to administer small grants under the Tradeshow Access Programme (TAP) that help companies defray the cost of exhibiting at designated international shows and/or attending certain partnering conferences.

Department for International Trade Trade Challenge Partners (TCP) and
Accredited Trade Organisations (ATO)


BioPartner UK



Association of British Healthcare Industries (ABHI)

Medilink Yorkshire & Humber

British Dental Industry Association




Business Opportunities

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Trade & Export advice

UK Government accredited trade organisations (ATOs)

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Department for International Trade

Country Reports: information about doing business in 32 countries

Useful Links


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Exporting is GREAT – The Essential Guides To Exporting

Chambers of Commerce Export Zone

Country Reports: Information about doing business in 32 countries

Export to Japan: Helping your company do business in Japan

The Enterprise Europe Network

UK Government Export Help: assistance, information and services provided by the Department for International Trade.

Resource Library

Start up in the UK

UK Government Import & Export: guides to duties, tariffs and taxes for businesses and self-employed individuals

Locating Your Business in the UK

ON Hub, your global home from home

Tools for business growth

Staff training: COSHH, handling, first aid

Internationalise your Business

South East International Business Growth programme (SEIBG)

Exporting is GREAT – The Essential Guides To Exporting

Current Business Opportunities through the Department for International Trade

Bringing Home the Benefits: how to grow through exporting (17 pages)

Short term in-house PR and IR service

Export Credits Guarantee Scheme

Select your destination

The EU-Japan Technology Transfer Helpdesk

Country Reports: information about doing business in 32 countries

Access the French Biotech and Pharma Market

The China Business Handbook 2017/18

Directory of Biotechnology & Biomedicine in Catalonia

ON Hub, your global home from home