Welcome from the International Trade Team

Whatever you need to know about trading overseas, your first port of call should be the International Trade Team at the Norfolk Chamber of Commerce.

Trading overseas can be complex, so whether you are breaking into a new overseas market for the first time, or you’re already an experienced exporter keen to develop your international operations, you’ll find all the help you need at the Norfolk Chamber, with a friendly and prompt service.

Our team offers help and advice, as well as providing the usual export documentation services that you would expect to receive from an Accredited Chamber of Commerce. We have the resources to connect with organisations all around the world, plus other Chambers of Commerce within the UK.

We are dedicated to assisting companies in all aspects of International Trade and helping you increase your competitive edge and performance. So whatever your enquiry, get in touch and we will endeavour to help your international trading run as smoothly as possible.

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Our documentation service is available to both Members and Non-Members of Norfolk Chamber. However being a member entitles you a range of Discounts on our Standard Rates. 

12 relevant topics relating to all aspects of International Trade including 6 nationally recognised accredited courses

Our Translation Service can help you communicate effectively with your overseas clients in their native languages.

Through our associates in Bristol, Norfolk Chamber provides a comprehensive and cost-effective Letter of Credit Service. The team in Bristol have built up an excellent reputation with all the banks involved with Letters of Credit.

Norfolk Chamber of Commerce has been chosen to represent London Chamber of Commerce on advice, guidance and issuance of ATA Carnets in the East of England.

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Norfolk Chamber’s International Trade Team regularly hold Country Events in order to offer assistance to companies wishing to begin or increase their Export business.

As international trade becomes increasingly complex, universally used rules are essential to avoid misunderstandings and costly disputes.  Regularly incorporated into sales contracts worldwide, Incoterms® rules define, in a set of three-letter trade terms, the risks and responsibilities of buyers and sellers in an international sales contract.

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Each month we issue a Newsletter which arrives with you as an email. The national Chambers of Commerce are notified of new rules and changes as soon as they happen, so you can be sure of having up to date information.

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Exporting for the first time can be a daunting experience, but your local Chamber can offer help and advice on starting your export journey.

Export Support

If you have any questions or just need clarification on anything related to exporting, please do not hesitate to contact us.

UK Trade & Investment

UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) is the UK Government Department that helps UK-based companies succeed in global markets, and assists overseas firms in brining their high-quality investment to the UK.

We are able to provide you with simple, easy to understand guides on how to complete a number of export documents that you may need to raise, when shipping your goods overseas.

The all important help that you should not be scared to ask for.

There is an incredible amount of support available at your finger tips – keep checking back as we will keep adding more as it arrives.