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Cornish tech company connects India through digital books

A company based in Truro in Cornwall has increased its export sales to India by 30% in the last three years with support from the Department for International Trade (DIT) as part of the drive to...
Posted on: 12.07.21
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What are the opportunities for UK businesses exporting to New Zealand?

With a free trade agreement between New Zealand and the UK currently being discussed, we look at the opportunities for businesses looking to export there.
Posted on: 06.07.21
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Cornish confectioners see growth of 300% in the last year in the US

To celebrate World Chocolate Day, we spoke to Buttermilk Confections about their export success in the US.
Posted on: 05.07.21
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What the UK-Australia trade deal means for the agricultural industry

The UK/Australia trade deal ‘agreement in principle’ was announced on 15th June and whilst the final agreement is yet to be signed, there are some clear challenges and benefits that could arise for...
Ian Mean
Ian Mean
Business West
Posted on: 02.07.21
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Devon based clean energy company’s exports forecast at £125 million over next five years

Lisarb Energy, a company based in Barnstaple, North Devon, has successfully entered the Brazilian market with its solar energy solution. Over the last year the company’s exports have grown by 500%;...
Posted on: 29.06.21
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How two South West companies are contributing to a greener world through international trade

We look at the initiatives set out as part of the G7 and how two businesses have found success in the US with their green products.
Posted on: 28.06.21
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Business West urges companies not to miss out on £2,000 grant

Business West is urging companies not to miss out on the chance of a £2,000 grant from the government to help with understanding changes to trade rules with the EU.
Fay Daniels
Fay Daniels
Business West
Posted on: 28.06.21
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What are the opportunities for UK businesses exporting to Australia?

Australia shares a common language and culture with the UK, as well as business and legal practices, making it easier for UK companies to do business there.
Posted on: 22.06.21
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Business West gives South West food and drink firms the opportunity to break into Australian market

Today, 15th June 2021, food and drink firms in the South West were given the opportunity to break into the Australian market as Prime Minister Boris Johnson handed a bespoke hamper filled with food...
Posted on: 15.06.21
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