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North East Worldwide (NEWW) have developed a highly innovative project to deliver enhanced Trade assistance to North East companies. Supported by the North East LEP and working closely with the emerging Growth Hub, Expanding North East presence in the International Markets is a £4.8m project, to be delivered over 36 months (1 March 2016 – 31 March 2019).​


North East England Chamber of Commerce is the organisation appointed to deliver Department for International Trade Services to the North East businesses from the 1st April 2015, trading through North East Worldwide Ltd.

The programme is designed to assist eligible SME’s to internationalise their goods and services, providing innovative tailored help in the North East LEP area via advice, guidance and funding. Businesses will be given on hand support to develop an export growth action plan, as well as access to Virtual Export Managers, Export Sector Specialists and, if eligible, an export development fund.

Companies will be assisted throughout their journey and will be provided with the most relevant support.

Further Information
If you would like to arrange an appointment with your local DIT Adviser to discuss how you can access this funding, please email or telephone 0345 136 0169.