Bespoke programme for businesses in South Tyneside looking to export their products or services overseas.
The South Tyneside Export Growth Programme is a tailored package of assistance available to businesses located in South Tyneside. If you are looking to export products or services to new markets overseas, this programme will provide:
- tailored package to support the needs of individual businesses
- dedicated one-to-one support from an export professional
- financial assistance to support your export project
We will support five companies with up to 50% of the project costs, up to a maximum of £2,000 (i.e. total project cost £4,000). Successful applicants will also be awarded discretionary funding of up to £1,000 to contribute to non-eligible project costs.
This programme is an application process, with all applications assessed and five companies awarded up to £2,000 plus the additional £1,000. All that is required to apply is that you are a South Tyneside based SME (small or medium sized enterprise) with an aspiration to grow the export sales of your business.
Applications are now open, with a closing date of Tuesday 31st January - successful applicants will be notified by Monday 20th February 2017.