International Markets

Take your business further

Intelligence and insights should be central to your export activity. And they’re here just a click away. Everything you need here and now to plan your next steps abroad.

We’ve got:

  • information on key markets for businesses like yours
  • analysis of country trends to guide your decision-making and sales strategy
  • insights to get you inside the heads of buyers overseas
  • regulatory and operational information to help you manage the paperwork
  • signposts for further support

Export Markets

In March 2020, the commercial out-of-home food and drink sector, both in the UK and nearly all international markets, disappeared almost completely and overnight. There was huge disruption to the wholesale and retail sectors too and turbulence in supply chains. As the world introduced measures to curb the pandemic the consumer landscape seemed to transform by the week.

Export Markets

New World Trade

Following Brexit and Covid what and where are the emerging international opportunities for Scottish food and drink exporters?

It’s been a tough 18 months in export and markets are only beginning to recover.  What’s happening that we need to be aware of including trade deals, substitution opportunities and what trends are driving opportunities in export markets. 

New World Trade

Take the next steps to unlocking growth

Whether you’re looking at home markets or exports, The Knowledge Bank will help you plan better and act smarter

UK Markets

Every Scottish food and drink business has tangible opportunities in UK markets. The Knowledge Bank data and insights will help you identify and capture them.

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Trends & Foresighting

Our trends pages transport you to the future of food and drink in the UK and beyond. As well as giving you a foretaste of the future, they provide you with the knowledge for turning these trends into bottom-line growth.

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Under the Spotlight

The world changed in 2020 and 2021, so what does the new world look like? Our in-depth Under the Spotlight reports give you the lowdown on new behaviours and market dynamics, and what they mean for your business.

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Grow your exports

Exporting is a proven way to grow your business and manage risk, and no business is too small or too new to consider it.

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Market intelligence

We turn information into actionable insights for daily decision-making and strategic planning, helping you to navigate the ever-changing food and drink landscape

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