UKTI London

UKTI’s London International Trade Team is dedicated to increasing the competitiveness of SMEs in the capital through international sales development. A team of International Trade Advisers deliver tailored help to businesses who are either exporting for the first time or looking to enter new markets. Through a range of unique services, including participation in outward missions and provision of bespoke market intelligence, UKTI London can help grow businesses into the international market. The team can be reached at: 020 7234 3000; export@uktilondon.org.uk

Next stop Peru!

Some of the UK companies visiting Peru on the market visit I've just accompanied were surprised to hear, from more than one source, that Peru is a small market. The geography of the country is broad and difficult and mining …

Considering culture

Jack Porteous , Language and Culture Adviser for UKTI London, blogs on the importance of cultural considerations when doing business overseas. Taking your business abroad can be challenging – your first meeting in a new market can be less like stepping …

A quick guide to working with translators

Chinese text and lamp

A blog from Jack Porteous, UKTI London’s Language and Culture Adviser. You’ve spent hours agonising over the minutiae of your marketing materials, days making your website word-perfect, and months producing the perfect sales brochure. Now you’re looking to export and need it …