Upcoming Events

International Trade Club - 20th February

Event Date:
20 February 2020

Our prestigious breakfast meetings provide vital, informative presentations from guest speakers specifically designed for our Importers and Exporters to develop their knowledge of key issues and to share their experiences with fellow members.

Your membership. Your Club.

Guest Speakers:

Tony Camp from Toxophily, will present on the best practices for effective product sourcing and development to enable successful import and export strategies. Drawing on his 40 years experience of working within some of the UK’s top food companies, non food companies and shopping channels; including Cadbury’s and Ideal World TV.

DSV Air & Sea Limited, Simon Booth, has worked in International Shipping for 30 plus years. He will update you on the challenges facing importers and exporters in the global markets, discuss interesting experiences, discuss tips on reducing costs and preparing for Brexit from a freight forwarders perspective.

East Lancashire Chamber of Commerce, Mandy Lockett MIEX, will be offering an overview of the revised Incoterms® rules 2020 used in contracts when buying and selling internationally. It is important for employees to have a clear understanding of using and applying these rules.

Moneycorp, John Sawyer will provide vital information on how to save money with International payments. With over 20 years’ experience in dealing with foreign exchange, John will explain how Moneycorp partnered with Chamber of Commerce provide a tailored FX exchange to multi-sized businesses.

Book your place on the breakfast meeting:

Contact Abigail Finlayson
Call: 01254 356447
Email: a.finlayson@chamberelancs.co.uk

Your membership. Your Club.

"The International Trade Club is an invaluable forum in which to exchange views with other exporters, and to keep up to date with new developments in a rapidly changing global business environment. In addition, we get to enjoy a great cooked breakfast.”

DAVID R THORNLEY MAAT FICM – Group Credit Controller – Fort Vale Engineering Ltd


More information to follow 


Future Dates:

14th May 2020

9th July 2020 

17th September 2020

3rd December 2020

ITC Breakfast Meeting - 20/02/2020

Event Venue:
Mercure Blackburn Dunkenhalgh Hotel & Spa
Event Contact:
Abigail Finlayson
Contact Email: