Exporting Toolkit

Useful Links for Exporters

The PPMA Export Group discussed the barriers/obstacles faced by exporters and requested a “Tool Kit” with useful information to help.
This page will be updated when further websites are found to be applicable.

A wide range of support services exist to help UK exporters and would- be exporters:



Useful Link

Channels to Market

Market Size


General Market Intelligence

Mentor Company

Case Study References

Exhibitions & Trade Journals


Department for International Trade - Preparing to export

International Trade Advisors

Finance & Support for your Business

Business Opportunity Alerts

Aid Funded Business

Foreign Travel Advice

Overseas Business Risk

PPMA Overseas Shows Diary



Finding Agent

Profiling an Agent

Standard Agency Agreements

PPMA Trade Exchange - a service for suppliers of machinery

British Exporters Association


Visas / Language / Travel
Accommodation / Culture / Safety

Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office


In-Country Help Desks
Government Support Funding
OMIS Reports
Trade Missions


Department for International Trade Worldwide


Regional Centre


Industrial Zones


Local Regulations

Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

DIT International Trade Advisors


Trade Barriers

Ease of Access


HM Revenue & Customs

British Chambers of Commerce