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Vegan chocolatier prepares for Easter with help from Business West

A vegan chocolate company based in Devon has been supported by Business West to complete customs declarations for international trade.
Posted on: 01.04.21
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Exporter of educational toys for children with autism makes learning accessible globally

To mark World Autism Awareness Week, we spoke to Educational Advantage about its export success in Russia, the US and Germany.
Posted on: 30.03.21
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Stroud Brewery gives Japan a taste of sustainable British beer

We speak to Stroud Brewery about its export success in Japan and its tips for businesses looking to trade with the lucrative market.
Posted on: 24.03.21
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Bristol producer of sustainable water makes a splash in Europe

On World Water Day, we spoke to Bristol based Q21 Water who has reported export growth of 50% to the Czech Republic and Denmark in the last year.
Posted on: 22.03.21
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What is a Letter of Credit and how does it work?

We explain what a Letter of Credit is and how it can be used in international trade for more secure payments.
Posted on: 18.03.21
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Firms facing fresh import and export controls in April eligible for £2,000 government grant

As part of the Government's £20 million SME Brexit Support Fund, businesses are eligible to apply for a £2000 grant to access essential export and import training.
Posted on: 16.03.21
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Cornish company grows overseas with low carbon products

TFP Hydrogen Products manufacturer of materials for electrochecmical technologies based in Cornwall has successfully exported to Denmark with DIT's support.
Posted on: 11.03.21
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Exporting from the UK to New Zealand – 5 minutes with Michael Leggett

As part of our blog series on DIT's South West export champions we spoke to Michael Leggett, Head of Sales at Actisense about the company's export success in New Zealand.
Posted on: 10.03.21
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IWD 2021: Exporting from the South West – 5 minutes with Rebecca Edwards

To celebrate International Women's Day and as part of a series of Q & A's with DIT South West export champions, we spoke to Rebecca Edwards about Watson Gym's export success.
Posted on: 04.03.21
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