The International Trade Promotion Centre based at the NEC, Birmingham, provides free expert advice and guidance to UK-based companies wishing to grow their business overseas and to international companies wishing to set up or expand their business in the UK.

Through the Centre, international buyers, exhibitors and visitors to shows at the NEC can access an extensive range of services offered by our partners. As the key international show venue for the UK, the NEC attracts a significant number of UK companies all seeking to develop new markets for their products/service.

As an international visitor you can tap into the vast services available through the Centre, whether you are looking to develop joint initiatives with UK companies or want to set up a business in the UK.

We offer:

  • Advice and information on how to set up a business operation in the UK
  • Advice on UK financial incentives and proviso's
  • Access to business development services relevant to your industry
  • Introductions to exhibiting UK companies and contacts within key private & public sector organizations.
  • Links to tailored market information especially local knowledge and analysis specific to your sector / industry
    UK Trade & Investment
    Advantage West Midlands
    Locate in Birmingham
    Birmingham Chamber of Commerce and Industry