Archive for the ‘Exporting’ Category.

The economic factors of choice, quality, price and convenience will remain but with global supply chains and access, not by closing borders.

Protectionism ideas always prosper in times of uncertainty

23 May 2017 Category: Exporting, Importing, View & news Posted by: Paul
euro zone expands trade surplus despite protectionist calls We are entering a phase of severe uncertainty with many causes. I am no expert but observe globalisation, the commoditisation of labour and technology have a major impact. Artificial Intelligence and machine learning will significantly impact international trade. For the better in terms of communication, transactional accountability
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Technology, AI and Machine Learning will solve trade uncertainty

17 May 2017 Category: Exporting, Importing, View & news Posted by: Paul
Luxury candle brand looking for leg up to export globally at Amazon Academy Use of the Amazon market place enabled UK SME exporters to generate £1.8Bn revenue in 2016. An astounding figure up 29% on 2015. No figures on what international exporters importing into the UK generated but you can be certain it will be
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Link supply chain to accounts and deal finance – the perfect solution for importing or exporting

16 May 2017 Category: Exporting, Finance, Importing, Supply Chain Posted by: Paul There is hardly a week goes by without an announcement for a new cross border payment tool easing the Accounts receivable task for UK SME’s. Worldpay for example, (see my recent LI article). Similarly, the last five years have seen an explosion in disruptive finance start-ups “FinTechs” offering online Accounting tools, (Quickbooks & Xero
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