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Global Goldmine For UK Small Businesses

Most UK small businesses see the potential in global trade but lack awareness of the range of supporting initiatives. National research with 3,600 UK entrepreneurs and small business owners reveals: 98% of UK small business owners unaware of initiatives that can facilitate overseas trade. 76% agree that global trading opportunities are significant. 93% believe it is tough to find foreign suppliers. As UK entrepreneurs strive to beat the recession by building profitable businesses, research has revealed they could be stalling their success by not taking advantage of support available to help grow their operations globally. According to a survey commissioned by Alibaba.com, the world’s largest online B2B marketplace for small businesses, 98% of respondents were unaware of any current i... »