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07/08/2018

Airport Masterplan Consultation Results Reveal Overwhelming Public Support for Continued Expansion

Posted in: Dsa , Railway Station , Doncaster Sheffield Airport , Masterplan by Renate Halton 0 Comments

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Following the launch of its draft Masterplan and subsequent public consultation, Doncaster Sheffield Airport today (7th August 2018) revealed early results of the consultation which show overwhelming public support for the development plans and desire to see an East Coast Mainline station at the airport site delivered

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24/07/2018

A Great Success - Trade Visit to Poland!

Posted in: Poland , Trade , Visit , Mission , Success , Orders , Dit , Itf , International Trade Forum by Renate Halton 0 Comments

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William Beckett, ITF Chairman and Leader of the Trade Visit to Poznan reports on the recent trade visit to Poland with 12 companies participating from the Sheffield City Region. The programme of arranged meetings and events went like clockwork and the delegation was warmly greeted by all the people we met from all the different organisations.

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28/06/2018

Major employment scheme proposed at Doncaster Sheffield Airport

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A further expansion of the growing commercial district at Aero Centre Yorkshire, the 1,600 acre site around Doncaster Sheffield Airport (DSA) has today been given the green light by Doncaster Council.

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14/06/2018

YORKSHIRE EXPORTS GROW TO ALMOST £17BN

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Exports of goods from Yorkshire and the Humber have grown to almost £17bn according to the latest figures from HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC).

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14/06/2018

Gripple Inventor thanks the Queen and Staff for his OBE

Posted in: Gripple , Obe , Hugh Facey by Renate Halton 0 Comments

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Speaking from Kenya during a charity visit, Hugh Facey, innovator, entrepreneur and chairman of Sheffield’s Gripple Ltd, told his staff that his OBE was down to their hard work and commitment over the years.

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29/05/2018

UK Expands Export Finance in West Africa

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UK Expands Export Finance appetite in West Africa as first rep in Africa takes up office in Ghana.

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24/04/2018

French Construction Professional award new Gripple product

Posted in: Gripple , Sheffield , Construction , France , Awards by Renate Halton 0 Comments

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Almost 300,000 construction specialists in France have awarded a product newly-launched by Gripple Limited, the UK-based, global leading, employee-owned manufacturer of the iconic wire fastener which has a base in Strasbourg - Gripple Europe.

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13/04/2018

City chief appointed to lead UK export drive

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Department for International Trade (DIT) appoints John Mahon, former Head of Barclays Corporate Bank, as the UK’s new Director General for Exports.

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26/02/2018

CONSULTATION:

Posted in: Consultation , Dit , Export , Brexit by Renate Halton 0 Comments

Call for evidence to identify UK interest in existing EU trade remedy measures.

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12/01/2018

UKEF extends support for UK exports to over 60 currencies

Posted in: Ukef , Finance , Dit , International , Funding , Overseas , Buyers by Renate Halton 0 Comments

Overseas buyers can now access UK government-backed finance in 62 pre-approved local currencies when they buy from the UK.

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11/12/2017

UK FMCG DISTRIBUTOR WINS SHEFFIELD BUSINESS AWARD

Posted in: Pricecheck , Export , International Trade Award , International Trade Forum , Itf by Renate Halton 0 Comments

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Pricecheck revealed as winners of the “High Growth Business of the Year” Award Short listed in the category Excellence in International Trade Firm exports to over 75 countries from its headquarters in Sheffield

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06/12/2017

“Closer ties” with international businesses created after successful trade mission

Posted in: Poland , Npif , Numill , Trade Visit , Dit , Straaltechniek , Macalloy , Sheffield City Region by Renate Halton 0 Comments

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Companies from across the city region have established new business relationships in Poland, following a successful trade mission.

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