Exporting is GREAT roadshow in Yorkshire and the Humber to promote Government’s most ambitious export campaign to date

The Exporting is GREAT campaign roadshow visits Yorkshire and the Humber in November to promote Exporting is GREAT, the Government’s most ambitious export campaign to inspire 100,000 more businesses to trade overseas by 2020.

As part of a nationwide tour, the 32 tonne Exporting is GREAT truck will tour the region from 23rd November to 30th November inclusive with international trade advisors and other export experts on board to provide face-to-face advice, expertise and presentations to both first time and established exporting businesses.

First-time exporters are invited to attend to register their interest in ‘live’ export opportunities, access tailored support to help them trade overseas, learn about other Exporting is GREAT events and subscribe to a Government guide to exporting.

Mark Robson, UKTI regional director for Yorkshire and the Humber, said: “The presence of the Exporting is GREAT campaign truck in Yorkshire and the Humber presents first-time and experienced exporters with an invaluable opportunity to get  tailored and expert advice first hand from our international trade advisors.”

Exporting is GREAT – part of the world-renowned GREAT campaign – will for the first time present real-time export opportunities across media outlets and digital channels to businesses – of all sizes, from across sectors and every region of the UK – that they can apply for immediately.

The roadshow truck in the Exporting is GREAT campaign livery will be located in Wellington Place, Leeds between 8am and 4pm on Monday, 23rd November and 9am and 4pm Tuesday, 24th November.