Trade and Forfaiting Review has featured an article by CWEIC CEO Oliver Everett on CommonwealthFirst.
With UK SMEs playing an important role as dynamic and influential contributors to the economy, Everett explains why it is crucial they get the support that they need in their efforts to grow and succeed. Exporting overseas is one way SMEs can achieve this growth, and Everett explains how the CommonwealthFirst initiative will provide 100 select SMEs with training and mentoring to access high-growth Commonwealth markets. Despite UK SME’s under-performance compared to peer countries, Everett details how there is huge potential in the Commonwealth – a collective of 53 countries containing a third of the world’s population and a young, growing middle class consumer base.
To read the full article, please view it here.