Considered to be the largest sector in the world, Yorkshire and the Humber companies can supply on a large scale. According to Oil and Gas IQ, it is estimated that 30 billion barrels are consumed globally each year – primarily by developed nations. Oil also accounts for a significant percentage of energy consumption regionally from 32% for Europe and Asia, 40% for North America, 41% for Africa, 44% for South and 53% for the Middle East. The oil and gas drilling sector alone makes up around 3.8% of the global economy. We can link you to your next global opportunity.
We arrange a huge variety of events aimed at companies operating in the oil and gas sector to support you and your business to gain valuable knowledge and experience on international trade. No matter what your experience level, we have the right support for your business.
We work with a number of clients within the oil and gas sector, providing them with a range of support to help them succeed at selling overseas. We have worked with companies to capture their experiences so you can learn from their mistakes and their achievements.
There are thousands of opportunities to browse which are sourced by overseas trade professionals or posted by third-party providers. This DIT service gives you the possibility to connect with buyers from around the globe and match your offering with their demand.
Exporting for Growth
Our Exporting for Growth grants which are funded through the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) can help your business finance your international expansion plans.
Eligible businesses can apply for a minimum of £1000 which is match funded and can be used for flights, trade show expenses, international marketing material, consulting services and much more.