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Trade Office offers companies opportunities on the international market. As part of Kennispoort Zwolle Area, Trade Office represents the independent support office for international business in the Zwolle Area. Innovative entrepreneurs will find at Trade Office knowledge, research capacity, experience and an international network in order to conduct business across borders.

Trade Office INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS COACH

The International Business Coach offers a coaching program during which you gradually develop an international business approach. The chosen path gives you insight in your opportunities abroad. Edwin ter Burg, the International Business Coach of the Zwolle Area is a renowned international entrepreneur who helped his own and other companies entering new markets. He is your mentor and guide during several months. As Edwin ter Burg puts it : “I have learned all the lessons in order to operate in an international environment, so you do not have to go through the same lengthy process as I did.” You are, at any time during the coaching program, in control. Don’t hesitate to contact us.

We work together with some SIB consultants as well as other parties in the market. At this moment, these are Ad de Waard, Frederik Hilbolling and Edwin ter Burg. For a complete overview of all SIB consultants in The Netherlands please click on this link.

Trade Office INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS SCAN

Trade Office offers SME entrepreneurs in the Zwolle Area, company specific research into new markets. Additionally. It uses a multi -disciplinary and international research team.

The research team is formed by students who are supervised by an experienced International Business Consultant.

Trade Office provides companies business opportunities on the international market

 

CHINAPORT

Every year, many Chinese visitors are welcomed by the town of Giethoorn. As many as 60 % of these visitors have a business background. Trade Office has given a group of students the assignment to inform these Chinese (business) visitors concerning the joint opportunities with local companies. We work together with educational institutes, government and with the business community to discover jointly how local businesses can conduct business with China.

HANSE BERGEN 2016

Together with organizations in the Zwolle Area we organised a business delegation to visit the Hanseatic city of Bergen, Norway. Our goal is to discover how the Hanseatic trade network can open doors for international business. The Hanseatic Days are an international annual event.

HANSEATIC BUSINESS DAYS KAMPEN

In co-operation with education, government and the business community we developed an economic program with the aim to establish new international business relationships. This will be part of the Hanseatic Days in Kampen 2017.

Pictures: Piet Harms, Kampen piet@imavia.net

RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

In cooperation with local authorities, agencies, businesses and education we developed knowledge and are involved in several internationalization – initiatives such as:

  • A regional advocacy agenda
  • Economic opportunities of international Hanseatic cities
  • International schools
  • Round Tables and Export Trade Network Events
  • Develop a regional education internationalization strategy
  • Cooperation development of Business Hanse Germany and SME Zwolle Area
  • Cooperation development between Business Hanse UK, East Anglia University and the Windesheim University

In 2017 we focus on the direct export promotion services, the International Business Coach and Business Scans.

CHINAPORT

Every year, many Chinese visitors are welcomed by the town of Giethoorn. As many as 60 % of these visitors have a business background. Trade Office has given a group of students the assignment to inform these Chinese (business) visitors concerning the joint opportunities with local companies. We work together with educational institutes, government and with the business community to discover jointly how local businesses can conduct business with China.

HANSEATIC DAYS BERGEN 2016

Together with organizations in the Zwolle Area we organize a business delegation to visit the Hanseatic city of Bergen, Norway. Our goal is to discover how the Hanseatic trade network can open doors for international business. The Hanseatic Days are an international annual event.

HANSEATIC BUSINESS DAYS KAMPEN 2017

In co-operation with education, government and the business community we designed a visitor’s program with the aim to establish new international business relationships. This will be part of the Hanseatic Days in Kampen 2017.

RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

In cooperation with local authorities, agencies, businesses and education we develop knowledge and are involved in several internationalization – initiatives such as:

  • A regional advocacy agenda
  • Economic opportunities of international Hanseatic cities
  • International schools
  • Round Tables and Export Trade Network Events
  • Develop a regional education internationalization strategy
  • Cooperation development of Business Hanse Germany and SME Zwolle Area
  • Cooperation development between Business Hanse UK, East Anglia University and the Windesheim University

In 2017 we focus on the direct export promotion services; the International Business Coach and Business Scans.

CHINAPORT

Every year, many Chinese visitors are welcomed by the town of Giethoorn. As many as 60 % of these visitors have a business background. Trade Office has given a group of students the assignment to inform these Chinese (business) visitors concerning the joint opportunities with local companies. We work together with educational institutes, government and with the business community to discover jointly how local businesses can conduct business with China.

HANSEATIC DAYS BERGEN 2016

Together with organizations in the Zwolle Area we organize a business delegation to visit the Hanseatic city of Bergen, Norway. Our goal is to discover how the Hanseatic trade network can open doors for international business. The Hanseatic Days are an international annual event.

Pictures: Piet Harms, Kampen piet@imavia.net

HANSEATIC BUSINESS DAYS KAMPEN 2017

In co-operation with education, government and the business community we designed a visitor’s program with the aim to establish new international business relationships. This will be part of the Hanseatic Days in Kampen 2017.

Pictures: Piet Harms, Kampen piet@imavia.net

RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

In cooperation with local authorities, agencies, businesses and education we develop knowledge and are involved in several internationalization – initiatives such as:

  • A regional advocacy agenda
  • Economic opportunities of international Hanseatic cities
  • International schools
  • Round Tables and Export Trade Network Events
  • Develop a regional education internationalization strategy
  • Cooperation development of Business Hanse Germany and SME Zwolle Area
  • Cooperation development between Business Hanse UK, East Anglia University and the Windesheim University

In 2017 we focus on the direct export promotion services, the International Business Coach and Business Scans.

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The Zwolle Area is known as an economic leading region. Entrepreneurs, education and businesses have been working successfully together for many years. The region offers innovative entrepreneurs the perfect conditions to make the step abroad!

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Trade Office

info@tradeoffice.nl

Hanzeplein 11
8017 JD, Zwolle
Nederland

Postadres
Postbus 1226
8001 BE Zwolle

Tel: +31 (0) 38-2022024