Export Homeware & Fashion Products to Germany
5th December 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Retail is Germany’s third largest sector and was worth €538 billion in 2016. Germany is the UK’s second largest export market and its strong economic performance offers huge opportunities for British retail, luxury goods and fashion companies.
Led by the Department for International Trade (DIT) in the East of England this morning will explore why your company should include Germany in its export strategy. We will discuss:
- Trends in the retail, luxury goods and fashion sector
- The opportunities in the German market
- Routes to market and distribution channels
- Utilising e-commerce platforms to sell products
Following the short presentations there will be 1 to 1 meetings providing you with the opportunity to get tailored advice for your company. There will also be a networking lunch to meet like-minded business and discuss how they overcame the barriers they faced when doing business overseas.
Who is this suitable for?
This morning workshop is suitable for companies of all sizes and at all stages of their export journey. The German retail, fashion and luxury goods market offers long term growth potential for all companies, so join DIT for this free seminar to learn why Germany should be a part of your businesses export strategy.
Who is speaking?
Fred Bassnett – Director at IORMA: The Consumer Commerce Centre
Tracy Grazioli – International & Working Capital Orignation Director at Santander
Marie Loerke – Retail and Luxury Trade Advisor at The Department for International Trade
Neil Wynne Jones – Retail and Luxury Sector Specialist at The Department for International Trade