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How Kent International Business can get you more customers

Kent International Business (KIB) is a Kent-wide initiative which encourages Kent businesses to export and access overseas markets. You can access information, advice and support in finding customers and contacts overseas. 

Do business in France, Belgium and the Netherlands with the Innovative Sector Exchange (ISE) Project 

Kent International Business are currently making arrangements for fully-funded cross-border events to connect Kent companies with businesses in France, Belgium and the Netherlands. 

Further details will be available shortly on http://

Future events dates are: 
12-13 March: New Materials Sector Trip to JEC World 2019 Expo, the leading International Composites Show in Paris. 

19-20 March: 2 day Food and Drink Sector Programme in Kent with French, Dutch & Flemish companies including a day at the International Food & Drink Event in London. 

1-3 April: 2 days at Hannover Messe 2019. This global event features all key technologies and core areas of industry – including R&D, automation, IT, industrial supply, production technologies, energy and mobility! 

€3K or €5 Boost4Health grants available for Kent Life Science Companies exporting
The project has the last few grants available for Kent companies to help with European market insight or product validation in one of our partner countries. Final applications need to be submitted by the end of February. Please contact or visit to find out more.

Diary Dates: International Trade Events in Kent 
20 Feb DIT, Live Training LinkedIn 101, Maidstone 
21 Feb KICC, Would you like to do business with China? Ashford 
27 Feb DIT, Exporting 101: Unlock Your Global Potential, Ashford 
7 Mar DIT, Researching Overseas Markets Masterclass, Sevenoaks 
14 Mar DIT, Live Training Facebook Ads 101, Maidstone 
19 Mar DIT, Maximise your Investment at Exhibitions, Ashford

You can download the full Kent International Business February bulletin here