Join us at the first of our Go Global events and discover what Latvia has to offer your business.
Latvia has a fast growing, strong economy within the EU and is recognised for its skilled, well-educated, multilingual workforce. There is a good trading relationship between the UK and Latvia and English is widely used in business. High-quality British products are popular, the UK brand is immediately recognised. It’s an ideal starter market for UK companies new to exporting.
Hear from our first guest speaker, Ivars Žukovskis the Economic Counsellor & Commercial Attaché at the Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA), who will give a general overview on doing business in Latvia and the opportunities that are available to UK businesses.
Due to Latvia’s favourable location between the EU and large markets to the East, the transport and logistics industry has been one of the most important sectors in the country. It’s at the centre of the developing Baltic states with strong transport links, and is a key logistics base.
Our second guest speakers, Bill Binks the Group Managing Director of the Logistic provider Mann Group and Natalja Lanina the General Manager of Mann Lines SIA (Latvian Office,) will not only expand on the benefits of Latvia’s logistical position but will also provide a case study on setting up and operating a business in Latvia.
Our final guest speaker, Leon Joseph, Head of New Business Dealing at Moneycorp, will provide a brief overview of how foreign exchange volatility can impact your business and profit margins when trading overseas. You will discover the points of risk your business may face and how to mitigate them.
Date: Tuesday 1st February 2022 10.00am to 11.00am Virtual Platform:Zoom - no Zoom account is required in order to attend Cost to attend: Members £15.00 + VAT and Non-Members £30.00 + VAT
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