Tue, 07 Jul|
Business Opportunities in Spain: From Brexit to Covid-19
Exploring exporting, import and investment opportunities in Spain
Time & Location
07 Jul 2020, 10:00 – 11:00 BST
About the event
Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the Spanish Chamber of Commerce in the UK is organising a webinar for UK companies.
With Over $3.7bn worth of untapped export potential for goods from the UK to Spain, Companies in the North West and Greater Manchester have plenty of opportuniuties to increase their footprint in this market across a wide range of sectors.
The North West region contributes to 10% of the total UK Exports to Spain, and between 2016-18, exports grew by 9%. Greater Manchester is the 2nd largest exporter to Spain from the North West region and in 2018, exports amounted a total of £247million. The largest 3 exporting sectors from the NW to Spain include:
- Chemicals (40%)
- Machinery and Equipment (25%); and
- Manufactured Goods (14%)
In terms of Services (exc. travel,transport and banking), exports from the UK to Spain have grown over 32% between 2016-18.
With more than 1,200 live exporting opportunities across a wide range of sectors ranging from manufacturing, engineering to services and more, companies in the North West and Greater Manchester could benefit from exploring this market further.
What will this webinar cover?
This webinar will provide information on the opportunities for UK companies in Spain post-pandemic and after Brexit.
10.00am- GMCC Introduction & Overview of Current Trade
10.15am- Opportunities in Spain ( Alberto Oliva Macias, Head of Foreign Trade and Business Development )
10.45am- Q & A Session
Who should attend this event?
Companies interested in expanding/exporting to Spain or those who are already exporting and looking to grow further.
Registration & Costs
This webinar is free for members and non-members, but registration is required. Please use your company's account email.
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