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International Trade Hub

Helping you scale your business internationally

We’re here to help you succeed with the latest technology, research and tips to expand your business.

Sage International Trade Hub

On average SMEs generate an extra £278k as a result of exporting overseas1, but cross-border trade requires strategic decision making in a world of changing regulations.

If you engage in any of the following, the Sage International Trade Hub can help.

  • Exporting/importing goods or services
  • Making foreign investments
  • Managing complex supply chains
  • Hiring from abroad

Trade-enabling technology

Sage products include features that cover a variety of trade needs whether you’re the one creating a purchase order or receiving a sales order.

In addition, our products have tools to help you manage inventory, inter-company transactions and documents. Review the grid to see which product best meets your needs - Accounting, Sage 50cloud, Sage 200cloud, Sage X3 - or reach out to our team to help guide you further via phone 0800 923 0345,or request a callback.

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Sign up for online training

The landscape for international trade is changing quickly and significantly, with notable shake-ups like Brexit playing a role.

Sign up for online training to better understand steps that businesses like yours can take to be ready for the future. Register below to find out more about our training schedule when it goes live later in October.

Global trade data and insights: How does your business compare?

Sage conducted a global survey with YouGov on the topic of trade. Take a look at the highlights from our research and see how you stack up against regional peers.

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Get started with our free guides on trade

Sage has produced these guides for international trade to help your business scale up to the next level. 

The small business guide to import and export

International trade: A guide to mastering the economic climate

Preparing for Brexit: Key business actions to consider

Trade news and advice

See our latest blogs on trade, targeted to medium and small businesses, packed with useful insights and tips to help you understand how trade could affect your business - and how to use the changing environment to your advantage.

For medium sized businesses

A guide to international trade and mastering the economic climate

A guide to international trade and mastering the economic climate

Learn how international trade can help you broaden the horizons for your business and discover how technology is transforming the nature of trade today.

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EORI number: How to apply and trade with the EU after Brexit

EORI number: How to apply and trade with the EU after Brexit

Learn about acquiring and using an EORI number, which your business will need post-Brexit if you want to import and export goods within the EU.

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Onshoring: Should manufacturers bring business closer to home?

Onshoring: Should manufacturers bring business closer to home?

Is your manufacturing firm considering onshoring? Discover how moving to an onshoring strategy and embracing industry 4.0 could boost your business.

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How blockchain traceability can improve supply chain management

How blockchain traceability can improve supply chain management

Find out how blockchain traceability can improve how your supply chain functions and how the Internet of Things could make your operations more effective.

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10 habits of a successful exporter that you need to know

10 habits of a successful exporter that you need to know

International trade can boost your business. Entrepreneur and Sage Business Expert Jeremy Corner shares 10 habits that can give you the exporting edge.

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Handling VAT when trading internationally

Handling VAT when trading internationally

International trade can be a great way to improve your business performance but requires careful management in order to comply with VAT requirements.

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For small businesses

International trade support to help your small business

International trade support to help your small business

Want to start trading abroad? We've compiled a series of organisations and government agencies that can help you with international trade.

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A small business guide to import and export

A small business guide to import and export

The small business guide to import and export will help you see the benefits of international trade and take steps to make it part of your growth strategy.

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Customs and VAT after Brexit: What happens for UK businesses?

Customs and VAT after Brexit: What happens for UK businesses?

Find out what will happen to customs and VAT after Brexit. Learn about these changes and what your business needs to do now to prepare.

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EORI number: How to apply and trade with the EU after Brexit

EORI number: How to apply and trade with the EU after Brexit

Learn about acquiring and using an EORI number, which your business will need post-Brexit if you want to import and export goods within the EU.

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10 habits of a successful exporter that you need to know

10 habits of a successful exporter that you need to know

International trade can boost your business. Entrepreneur and Sage Business Expert Jeremy Corner shares 10 habits that can give you the exporting edge.

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Choosing your export market: A guide for small businesses

Choosing your export market: A guide for small businesses

Could your business benefit from overseas trading? Follow our guide to discover how to choose the right export market for your company.

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A guide to managing logistics and accounts for a small trading business

A guide to managing logistics and accounts for a small trading business

Running a small trading business or planning to do so in the future? One key consideration is managing your accounts. Read this for tips on how to do this.

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Infographic: International VAT explained

Infographic: International VAT explained

If your business trades internationally our infographic will walk you through the basics of charging VAT abroad by Sage experts.

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Visit Sage Marketplace for more tools from our partners

Looking for more tools to assist your organisation in meeting its trading goals? Browse the 
Sage Marketplace. 

Sage Legal Disclaimer

The information contained herein is for general guidance purposes only. It should not be taken for, nor is it intended as, legal advice. We would like to stress that there is no substitute for customers making their own detailed investigations or seeking their own legal advice if they are unsure about the implications of trade on their businesses.

While we have made every effort to ensure that the information provided herein is correct and up to date, Sage makes no promises as to completeness or accuracy and the information is delivered on an “as is” basis without any warranties, express or implied. Sage will not accept any liability for errors or omissions and will not be liable for any damage (including, without limitation, damage for loss of business or loss of profits) arising in contract, tort or otherwise from the use of or reliance on this information or from any action or decisions taken as a result of using this information.


1Sources: Sage Powering the Nation 2019 Study; The Growth Company UK