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Exporting is Great

At Parcelforce Worldwide, we’re committed to helping UK businesses grow. With lots of small and medium-sized companies looking to try their hand at exporting, we’re hoping our partnership with the government’s Exporting is GREAT campaign will give these businesses the advice and support they need to succeed on an international level.

What is Exporting is GREAT?

Exporting is GREAT is the government’s most ambitious export campaign to date, launched in partnership with a range of well-known brands and businesses, including Parcelforce Worldwide and Royal Mail. Its aim? To inspire and support 100,000 additional UK exporters to sell their goods and services overseas by 2020. The campaign wants to turn the UK into the world’s greatest exporting nation, capturing the imagination of the public, boosting business confidence and national pride, and empowering more companies to succeed in global markets.

Who are The Department for International Trade?

The Department for International Trade (DIT) is the government department helping businesses to export and expand into overseas markets. They provide access to a range of trade specialists in the UK and overseas which help businesses acquire the skills, contacts and confidence to start exporting or to break into new markets.

Why are Parcelforce Worldwide supporting Exporting is Great?

Many small and medium-sized businesses in the UK still require support in expanding their operations overseas, and, as part of the Royal Mail Group, Parcelforce Worldwide is uniquely placed to be able to offer support in this area. We already handle a large number of exported parcels from the UK, and have connections established across the globe, which we can use to drive small and medium-sized businesses forward. 

How can Parcelforce help your business export?

You only need to send one international – or two UK – parcels a week to open a Parcelforce Worldwide account and benefit from specialist international sales support, and up to 45% off our standard prices.

  • We deliver to over 99% of the world’s population, including every home and business address in Europe. For home delivery, we work with trusted postal partners who really know their patch. We also partner with commercial parcel carriers, including our sister company GLS, one of the largest road-based parcel carriers in Europe.
  • We care for your parcels all around the world. Our quality services include delivery guarantees, online tracking and inclusive compensation cover.
  • Whether you’re sending a document, a parcel or a pallet, and whether it needs to be delivered overnight or next week, we’ve got it covered. We also offer tracked international return services, helping to give your customers the confidence to buy British.

To open an account, call us on 03448 004466 or enquire online and we’ll call you back.

"87% of our customers rate our international services as excellent or good"

PFW Customer Insight Monitor — October 2015