Business Resilience - International Trade Forum

Thursday 19th March 2020 from 14:00pm
Everglades Hotel, Derby Rd, Widnes, WA8 3UJ

Business Resilience - Halton's International Trade Forum 


19th March 2020
The Everglades Hotel, Widnes, WA8 3UJ
2 pm - 4 pm

With Brexit having just passed on the 31st January, are you confident that your business is prepared for the transition period? 

We’re going to be joined by AFEX Foreign Currency Exchange and Grant Thornton to help keep you updated on the latest guidance for
businesses whilst the UK is in a transition period which will last until the end of the year.

AFEX will be focusing on the following areas;

*   Trade Negotiations
*   The Transition Period and when we actually leave the EU on Dec 31st
Past performance in the GBP vs EUR and USD and ways Importers/Exporter can
     mitigate their currency risk.
*   About AFEX and the services they offer.


Join like minded businesses at this International Trade Forum to exchange information, knowledge and expertise in all aspects of international trade.

This free event is open to local importing and exporting organisations as well as all Halton Chamber members. 



2:00pm - Registration, Networking & Refreshments

2:30pm - Welcome by Rachael Owen, Halton Chamber of Commerce 

2:45pm - AFEX Foreign Currency Exchange 

3:15pm - Grant Thornton 

3:45pm - Q&A & Networking

4:00pm - Close



Experienced and Non-Experienced Exporters and Importers

We want to create a unique network for local exporters and importers to learn from each other, share knowledge and discuss best practice as well as access expertise.

This is a free event, please reserve your place in advance for catering purposes. 

For more information please call 0333 358 3480.  


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