About Open To Export

What is Open to Export?

Open to Export is a free online information service from The Institute of Export & International Trade, dedicated to helping small UK businesses get ready to export and expand internationally.

How can we help?

A wealth of free information and practical advice on our website using:

  • Step-by-step guides covering the whole export journey from ‘Selecting a market’ to  ‘Delivery and documentation’
  • A comprehensive webinar programme covering all aspects of international trade
  • The online Export Action Plan tool helping businesses create a roadmap to successful new markets
  • Quarterly competitions for the chance to win £3000 cash and further support

How it started

Open to Export was founded by the Institute of Export & International Trade, Department for International Trade, the Federation of Small Businesses, and Yell.

Export Action Plan