Wed 05 Sep 2018 08:00 - 14:30
Meet USA trade experts for a 'whistle-stop' tour of Scotland's top export destination. Discover which States offer the best opportunities for your products and services. Plus, get practical tips and guidance to help you set up, grow and develop your business in the USA.
Scotland's top export destination
The USA continues to be Scotland's top international trading partner with around 16% of all our exports entering the States, worth £4.6 billion.
The USA's size alone — four time zones across 50 states and vast cultural differences across regions — means it has to be treated as a series of regional markets, with difference characteristics and business practices.
This Scottish North American Business Council event, delivered with partners will offer a quick, practical introduction to international trade opportunities in the USA.
Significant opportunities exist for Scottish firms across a range of key sectors, including:
• Life sciences
• Financial services
• Food and drink
• Energy and renewables
Support to grow your business in the USA
On the day you'll learn more about the support available for companies like yours considering trade with America.
There will be opportunities to meet Council of American States in Europe (CASE) representatives from Iowa, Illinois, Kentucky, South Carolina, Georgia ,Virginia, Arkansas and Pennsylvania .Get your questions answered by an expert panel and hear from Scottish companies already finding success across the Atlantic who’ll share their experiences and top tips.more information
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