Think Growth, Think Global!
Welcome to Ayrshire Chamber of Commerce's online resource on International Trade. We provide support to businesses looking to export and grow their business internationally.
This site will help growing and prospective exporters navigate through the export journey by signposting the support available every step of the way, as well as providing information on export training and documentation, events and trade missions.
Ayrshire businesses with global trade ambitions can now access an unparalleled range of specialist international trade support services.
Businesses wishing to take advantage of
opportunities in overseas markets, whether they are experienced exporters or
new to international trade, no matter their size or sector, can contact Ayrshire Chamber of Commerce on 01292 678666
Whether you are taking your first steps or looking to grow your export business, Ayrshire Chamber of Commrece can help with every stage of your export journey.
Free support to become an Exporter
Your business is performing well in the UK market and you are now looking at growing internationally then Ayrshire Chamber of Commerce can help make sure you are ready.
Preparation is key to trading successfully internationally.Scottish Enterprise
Your intuition as a business owner and manager could be telling you that the time is right to broaden your business horizons. Of course, it's always a good idea to back up your business sense with some evaluation, and British Chambers' export readiness services are designed to do exactly that.
Trading internationally brings a new dimension to business finances. Crossing borders can increase risks, so putting the right process in place to ensure prompt payment is critical and dealing with fluctuations in foreign currency exchange rate can make the difference between profit and loss. British Chambers deliver services which can help you understand options for export finance, set up appropriate payment methods and access foreign exchange services.
Getting goods to market
Whether you're shipping physical goods or providing services, a successful export business relies on delivering in a timely and efficient manner, while making provision for insurance & risk management and local regulations. British Chambers can help make sure you have all the bases covered.
International Market Access
Making sure you have the right distribution channels in place is critical to your export success. Making connections is what British Chambers do best and your local UK Accredited Chamber can offer valuable advice and introductions.
To access support in key markets, use the International Directory - an online resource by the British Chambers of Commerce designed to help you start and grow your export business.
'We've seen our volumes of origin documentation increase year on year and have received an excellent service from the Chamber with our documentation being processed and returned within the agreed. We believe that we receive great value for our membership fee.' Bob Rogerson, European Customs Compliance Officer, NACCO Materials Handling Limited.