The Export Shed


2nd November, 2022


10 - 11 UK Time



Leveraging the benefits of the Japan Free Trade Agreement – A Panel Discussion
2nd November 2022 – 10:00am – 11:00am

Part workshop, part discussion forum, The Export Shed is a place to gather, learn and exchange export-related ideas.

In this session, we will be turning our attention to Japan, two years on from the historic signing of the UK-CEPA Free Trade Agreement, and with an eye on the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific
Partnership (CPTPP).

You will hear from our of panel of Japan export experts, including Jonathon Jones of Tregothnan Estate & Tea in Cornwall and Christian Wenczka of Kwikbolt, both of whom are DIT ‘Export Champions’; along with Japan experts from Thames Valley Chamber of Commerce, Steve Crane OBE from Export2Japan and the Department for International Trade, all of whom will share their experiences, insights and advice on how best to leverage the opportunities that Japan presents to UK companies.

Also on hand will be Market Leaders, Barbara Hollyhead and Ameeta Virk, International Research Manager Kerry Stagg and International Digital Advisor Nigel Barker.

As any regulars to The Export Shed will know, there will be opportunities to ask questions and share your own experiences too.

If you follow the registration link you will then be able to click and choose to register for a variety of sessions, including this one.