We are delighted to announce our high-growth market showcase which will open your eyes to new sectors and exciting opportunities within China, India, Latin America and South East Asia.
Highly experienced market specialists from the Department for International Trade - South West, will provide an overview of each market and discuss how Cornish businesses can take advantage of the explosive growth that is happening in these lucrative markets.
You will also be introduced to Extend Your Global Reach
, a programme which provides free strategic and consultative commercial support to secure new business in these markets.
09:30 - Registration and Coffee
10:00 - Opening Address from Kim Conchie CEO of Cornwall Chamber of Commerce
10:20 - Market Showcases
Southeast Asia - Shozey Jafferi, Market Specialist, South East Asia
Latin America - Sarah Hildersley, Market Specialist, Latin America
China - Jonny Smith, Market Specialist, China
India - Ameeta Virk, Market Specialist, India
11:20 - Coffee Break
11:45 - Panel Discussion and Q&A
12:15 – Lunch
13:00 – 2:30
During the afternoon session, we will take a close look at the Food & Drink, Marine, Advanced Engineering and Healthcare sectors and you will hear about specific growth and opportunities within these sectors. You will have an opportunity to learn about your relevant sector for each market, given the break out style of the session.
16:00 - Close
Extend your Global Reach
As a rule, companies applying for Extend Your Global Reach will be experienced exporters with an annual turnover of at least £1 million and financial resources to invest in market development. Where companies do not meet these criteria, but they offer a compelling and innovative product or service with potential to succeed in the target market, their application would be considered on merit.
Meet the Market Specialists
Integral to the success of the Extend your Global Reach programme is our team of market specialists; meet the four recent additions making a splash for South West businesses overseas. Read more here