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International Business

In this section, in association with Azimo, we take a look at all of the essential processes to be aware of when conducting business internationally, from commodity codes to air freight, from import/export to freight forwarding.

International business occurs in many different formats including the movement of goods from country to another, contractual agreements that allow foreign firms to use products, services, and processes from other nations.

Additionally, an international business also includes the formation and operations of sales, manufacturing, research and development, and distribution facilities in foreign markets

Top five things to consider when moving your company HQ abroad

Whether it is for tax reasons, reduced set-up costs or otherwise, here is some guidance for those who seek to move their base overseas.

International Business

International Business

Sea freight guide: Process, costs and timelines

Here’s what you need to know about using sea freight for supplier shipments, to help you decide if it’s right for your business.

International Business

Commodity codes: The essential guide

In this guide we’ll look at when and why commodity codes are used, what they look like, and how to find the right one for your needs.

International Business

Currency risk biggest headache for SMEs after Brexit

Research reveals that currency risk remains the biggest headache for small businesses after the Brexit vote.

International Business

Businesses profit from trading internationally

Three quarters of UK companies doing some form of business internationally say going global has made their business more profitable, research finds.

International Business

Why small companies should embark on an international trade adventure

In this piece, SmallBusiness.co.uk looks into the benefits of launching your product in foreign territories.

International Business

Opening up your business to global trade

Either finding suppliers or selling your products abroad is very important for a successful and thriving company.

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Funding options for the water supply, sewerage and waste management sector

The guys over at Funding Options explain what finance is available to firms in the water supply, sewerage and waste management sector

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Can businesses save money on CBILS repayment costs by refinancing for a RLS loan?

Your business could save money on CBILS repayments by refinancing for an RLS loan – Funding Options tells us how

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What is professional indemnity insurance?

Professional indemnity insurance provides cover if somebody sues your business and they allege that your advice caused financial loss or damaged their brand. It’s not just for accountants and lawyers but for anyone offering a personal service, even web designers

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What is public liability insurance, and does it cover Covid-19 claims?

Public liability insurance can cover your small business if a third party has an accident or injury. But does public liability insurance cover claims made against your business arising from Covid-19?