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Import and export

International trade and business is becoming increasingly important to many businesses as the world becomes more connected. Through our import and export topic pages you can access a range of online and print resources to help you succeed internationally.

Export to the world

Help and support from the UK Government and ICAEW

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Export to the world

A world of opportunity is waiting for UK businesses in the global marketplace but at first it can seem a daunting prospect to make the switch from servicing local markets to exporting your goods to another country. The UK Government has recognised this and created a package of support material and information to help companies take the first steps.

Guides and publications

Expert guides to export strategy and finance from ICAEW and others.

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Guides and publications

The ICAEW Library & Information Service provides a collection of guides and publications on import and export issues. Most of the guides are freely accessible, but the eBooks featured are only available to ICAEW members, ACA students and other entitled users.

Briefings

Four page guides with concise, practical advice on import and export.

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Briefings

A collection of four-page guides written for the busy practitioner, director and entrepreneur providing concise, practical advice on import and export.

Useful links

A selection of useful export resources and links to key organisations.

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Useful links

The ICAEW Library & Information Service maintains a collection of links to useful organisations and resources with a focus on import and export.

Exporting to another country

Country profiles to help start your research into international markets.

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Exporting to another country

Thinking about exporting your products and services abroad? Do you need to advise your clients on international trade? Use the ICAEW Library & Information Service's country profiles to start off your research on international markets. We provide information on over 160 countries including trade forecasts, guides to doing business and reports on the economic and political outlook in each jurisdiction.

Doing business in...

Explore the key issues for doing business abroad, from law to local etiquette.

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Doing business in

Explore the key issues for doing business abroad, from setting up a business to understanding local etiquette.

E-commerce for exporters

Links, articles and books to help firms expand into international e-commerce.

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E-commerce for exporters

A selection of e-commerce links, guides and books to help companies seeking to expand into international markets.

Asia Briefing

Insight into legal, tax, and operational issues across China, India, Vietnam and beyond.

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Asia Briefing

Asia Briefings, published by Dezan Shira & Associates, provide the latest business and regulatory news as well as expert commentary relating to doing business in emerging Asia.