Growth beyond borders

Growth beyond borders

Help and support for starting your
exporting journey including funding opportunities.

Supporting GS1 UK members to export

Exporting is the one of the best options for businesses that want to increase their reach and revenue, but sometimes taking those first steps on the road are daunting.

That is why, to help you in your exporting journey, we've partnered with export experts to highlight the key aspects to take into consideration when starting your exporting journey including funding opportunities. 

Useful resources

Discover more helpful information to help you navigate the new world of EU trading. 

Help with jargon

Help with jargon

Do you know your BCPs from your ABPs? The world of trade is an acronym-friendly place, so we’ve put together a useful list to help decipher some of the most common abbreviations.

Help with VAT

Help with VAT

Nothing is certain in life but death and taxes, and every exporter will have to deal with VAT. In this section, we look to break down some of the complexities behind the tax burden.

Help with commodity codes

Help with commodity codes

Getting things from A to B in the exporting world means crossing borders. In this section, we try to simplify the processes that allow your goods to reach new frontiers.

Help with funding

Help with funding

Cash is king in the world of export, especially the cash to get your business moving. In this section, we look at the ways that businesses can find money to bolster their cross-border ambitions.

Are you in the 53% of SMEs already exporting?

Read our latest report to see what the SME community is saying about selling globally.

Listen to the experts

We recently spoke to some export experts who shared useful advice and information.

Post-Brexit trade - more than just teething problems?

Post-Brexit trade - more than just teething problems?

We speak with Victoria Boldison to give us some practical advice on how to avoid the major pitfalls some businesses are facing in the post-Brexit era.

What Brexit will really mean for selling online

What Brexit will really mean for selling online

This podcast deals with the perfect storm of liabilities, responsibilities and changes that will affect online sellers from 1 January 2021.

Is exporting now just a pipe dream?

Is exporting now just a pipe dream?

Mark Stimpfig, Co-Founder of GTM Global, discusses what companies are doing to get goods across borders during these troubled times.

The Savourists

Success story

The Savourists

They are proof that export is a viable route to market for SMEs.

Support to help you export

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Department for International Trade

Sign up to DIT to get exposure, and search out those exporting opportunities. They give so much advice around funding, how to export and they’ll put you in touch with the right people. 

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GTM Global

Join one of GTM Global's many workshops, webinars, 1-2-1 mentoring programmes to support your international expansion. You will also gain access to specialist local experts, consultancy services and online resources.