We are currently closed to new applications.

If you’re an eligible West Midlands SME you can apply for a financial grant of £1,000 to £30,000 and the support of a UKTI International Trade Adviser who will develop an International Action Plan to help your business succeed in international markets.

Grants can be used towards various activities including market visits, attending exhibitions and trade fairs, internationalising websites, marketing, product testing and IPR development to increase your sales opportunities overseas.

Supportable and Non Supportable Activity


West Midlands Business Export is delivered under the banner of the West Midlands (SME) Internationalisation Project and is funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).  The Project is managed by Coventry University Enterprises Limited and jointly delivered by UK Trade & Investment and West Midlands Chambers of Commerce and aims to increase the number and competitiveness of eligible West Midlands SMEs operating internationally.