Heavyweight line-up of speakers for South West World Trade Summit

Heavyweight line-up of speakers for South West World Trade Summit

Following the success of the Institute of Export & International Trade’s (IOE&IT) South West World Trade Summit last year, we will be hosting a second event on July 6th in partnership with the Institute for Social, Policy and Enterprise Research (iSPER) at Plymouth University. Aimed at businesses in the South West who are working in, or have an interest in international trade, the ‘Blueprint for Global Britain’ will examine the issues and opportunities in accessing new markets and the debate will help shape the future of global commerce. The summit, which is sponsored by local law firm Bond Dickinson and export consultancy Middleton Jones, starts with registration and coffee at 9.00am at the University of Plymouth Portland Square building. The morning session’s focus is ‘Brexit and International Trade’. After lunch, the vibrant conference will turn its attention to ‘Enabling the South West International Trade Performance’. We are delighted to announce that the keynote speaker will be the Institute’s new president, Lord Green of...
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Restricted Party List Update:

Restricted Party List Update:

European Union 1: There has been an update to EU – List of Banned Airlines, adding 4, modifying 6 and deleting 19 RPL records. Authority: European Commission Mobility & Transport 2: There has been an update to Europe’s Most Wanted Fugitives, deleting 1 RPL record Authority: The European Police Office   UK 1: There has been an update to UK Financial Conduct Authority – Prohibited Companies and Individuals, adding 12 RPL records. Authority: Financial Conduct Authority 2: There has been an update to UK Financial Services Authority – Prohibited individuals, adding 3 RPL records. Authority: Financial Services Authority 3: There has been a update to HM Treasury Consolidation List of Financial Sanctions Targets in the UK, adding 1 RPL; record. Authority: HM Treasury 4: There has been an update to UK Serious Fraud Office (SFO) - SFO Actions, adding 1 RPL record Authority: (SFO)  ...
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Landed Cost Update:

Landed Cost Update:

1:There has been an update to EU Customs Tariff. This update adds certain HS Numbers and includes the descriptions of the new HS numbers in Danish, Dutch, French, German, Spanish, Italian , Portuguese and Swedish. The following HTS chapters are affected: 07 & 08. 2: There has been an update to EU Customs Tariff. This update includes new and deleted HS numbers, and new, deleted and changed import duties and preferential duties. The following chapters are affected: 07 & 08. Authority: European Commission, Directorate General (Department) Taxation & Customs Union (TAXUD)...
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EU – Global Trade Agreements summary Q1 2017

EU – Global Trade Agreements summary Q1 2017

The EU is continuing to work successfully on trade deals and free trade agreements (FTAs) with global markets and it's worth keeping abreast of for UK PLC. In view of upcoming opportunities in the ASEAN area, it's business as usual for U.K. PLC for next 2 years at least. So if companies want to take advantage of any FTA,S they will they will need AE... The following information is taken in summary from the THE FIFTEENTH AEM-EU TRADE COMMISSIONER CONSULTATIONS 10 March 2017, Manila, the Philippines JOINT MEDIA STATEMENT: EU continues to pursue FTAs in Asia Pacific The European Union has continued to move forward with free trade talks with many countries in the Asia Pacific Region. EU – ASEAN revive plans for FTA At the 15th ASEAN Economic Ministers (AEM) and EU trade commissioner meeting in Philippines, the EU and ASEAN have agreed to revive plans for an FTA and resume previously stalled FTA talks. EU and senior ASEAN officials have established a framework to restart talks. However, there...
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