e-Exporting Programme


Sell online with the UKTI e-Exporting programme

The e-Exporting Programme can help UK companies and brands sell products overseas through online channels  

By joining UKTI’s e-Exporting Programme, UK companies and brands can reach consumers overseas through e-marketplaces. An e-marketplace is an online location that provides a platform for companies of all sizes to do business through e-commerce. Popular e-marketplaces include Amazon, Tmall and eBay. UKTI have identified over 400 e-marketplaces worldwide.

By selling online through an e-marketplace UK companies can:

  • Find new customers
  • Analyse data on what consumers are searching for
  • Build awareness of their brands

UK companies currently trading successfully on e-marketplaces include Burberry, Topshop, Marks and Spencer, Karen Millen, Barbour and Fred Perry.

Join UKTI’s e-Exporting Programme to:

  • Meet with an e-Exporting advisor to discuss export plans
  • Receive help and advice on building your online and e-commerce presence
  • Increase the reach of your brand globally
  • Identify new e-marketplaces around the world
  • Set up on e-marketplaces quickly
  • Attend events and webinars about retail/e-commerce opportunities

If you’re looking to sell online for the first time, you can also get help with:

  • Trademark registration
  • Website URL registration
  • Landed cost calculation
  • Packaging, shipping, payment
  • Tax registration
  • Marketing and related services

How to join

Contact your local UKTI office to arrange a free meeting with an International Trade Advisor.

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