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Tips on how to export to Germany

Exporting to Germany – Advice and Top Tips

Exporting to Germany – Overview Exporting to Germany – Germany is the biggest economy in the European Union and is regarded as an industrial powerhouse which drives the European Union. In 2017 it made up 4.54% of world Gross Domestic Product (GDP) (source: World Economic Forum). Germany is the 4th largest economy in the world […]

Will UK Services be affected after Brexit?

Brexit Consequences- Can the UK really ignore the EU?

Brexit Consequences – Can the UK really disconnect from Europe? Brexit Consequences for the UK – When EU President Donald Tusk said in a February 2019 speech, “a special place in hell waits for those who promoted Brexit without a sketch of a plan on how to carry it through”, he was portraying the EU’s […]

How to manage cultural diversity

Understanding Business Culture

The importance of Understanding Business Culture Business Culture – One of the essential things in business is culture; legendary management consultant Peter Ducker once commented that “Culture eats strategy for breakfast”. For organizations of all sizes, understanding and addressing cultural issues have become increasingly important in today’s business environment due to the following reasons: 1. […]

Selling to the USA – Top Tips and Advice

 Selling to the USA – Overview Selling to the USA – The United States (US) is the most significant, most competitive and technologically advanced economy in the world. It has an annual Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of over US$18 trillion (nominal). In 2018, the US had 17.9% of world Gross Domestic Product (GDP) (source: World […]

Trading with Egypt – Useful Information

Trading with Egypt – Overview Trading with Egypt  – Egypt has started to emerge from its political issue, and today, it has the potential to become a high growth market because of its large population and import-dependent economy. Egypt is strategically located and has a highly diversified. This strategic location makes it an ideal place […]

How To Set Up an Online Store in China – Tips

Online Store in China – E-Commerce General Overview  How to set up an online store in China – China has now become the largest internet market in the world with more than 800 million internet users and a population penetration rate of 64%. As a result, it has overtaken the US to become the world’s […]

Selling to Australia – Tips and Background

Selling to Australia – Tips and Background Selling to Australia – Tips and Background – Australia is a stable economy in Oceania and is the 13th largest economy in the world. It is ranked as a high performing GDP economy (source Statistics Times). Australia has an established governmental system, with a strong rule of law […]

China Trademark Services

China Trademark Registration

China Trade Mark Service – Intellectual Property Protection China Trademark – Intellectual property rights infringement is common in China.  Registering your intellectual property and Trademark is essential.  The registration process for a trademark application in China can take up to 18 months. Products can only be protected once the application process has been completed.  Companies […]

Asia Inspections

Asia Inspections – Over the past 25 years Asia has steadily been positioning itself to become the production powerhouse of the World.  In 2017 Asia had nine countries in a list of the World’s Top 25 Exporting Countries. Surprisingly in 2017 Asia also had nine countries listed in the World’s Top 25 Importing Countries. Since […]

Avoid Trade Issues with China

How to avoid Trade Issues with China during its New Year Holidays

How to avoid trade issues with China during its New Year Celebrations –The year of the dog (2018) is coming to a close and 2019 will ring in the year of the Pig. For most companies who are selling into or buying from China this time of year can bring a lot of stress across […]