Enterprising Barnsley and Sheffield City Region Growth Hub both view exporting as a key driver for growth, and as a means to generate new markets and sales for local businesses. There are a number of initiatives that provide direct support for local companies looking to investigate new export markets, or export for the first time.
Barnsley companies looking for support with exporting should have an initial conversation with their Enterprising Barnsley Business Development Manager, and also contact the following specialist providers:
UKTI (UK Trade and Investment)
UKTI are based at the Digital Media Centre in Barnsley. They run a number of training and information programmes and can provide a range of support to businesses, including financial subsidies for companies participating in trade missions. They have a large team of individual specialists who have extensive experience in specific sectors of business and knowledge of geographical areas in various parts of the world.
UK Trade and Investment Yorkshire and the Humber
Telephone: 0300 365 1000
E Mail: Yorkshire@mobile.ukti.gov.uk
County Way, Barnsley. S70 2JW
Sheffield City Region Growth Hub
Sheffield City Region Growth Hub has Exports as one of its Centre’s of Expertise and has a number of initiatives to help with new and existing exporters.
Telephone: 0800 043 5522