Overseas market briefings kick off

Posted on 27 Sep 2010 by The Manufacturer

UKTI business specialists will provide manufacturers with business insight into the Brazilian market on November 3 before further briefings on other countries.

The briefings, sponsored by trade body the Manufacturing Technologies Association (MTA) and the UK Trade and Investment (UKTI) government body, will kick off in Birmingham on November 3 with a talk on opportunities within the Brazilian market.
Led by Chris Wall, UKTI’s business specialist, the briefing will focus on business opportunities and details of the supply chain within Brazil. Organisers say case studies and discussions about major infrastructure investments within Brazil will be included.
A case study will be presented by the managing director of Brimac Engineering, Paul McCairn to provide practical advice and guidance.
A seat at the event costs £45+VAT (£35+VAT for MTA members). Details of the venue are yet to be confirmed.
The second event, focussing on opportunities in China, will be held in Derby on February 16 2011. The third, on Russia, will be held on April 6 in Birmingham. Dates of future briefings on the South African and Indian markets have yet to be confirmed.