SCDI International Trade Visit Programme

Scottish Council for Development and Industry (SCDI) is working in partnership with Glasgow City Council to support Glasgow Businesses to meet their international trade ambitions.

Who is eligible:

  • Companies must be based wholly within the Glasgow City Boundary and agree to remain trading within the City of Glasgow boundary for a minimum of 12 months following the disbursement of funding.
  • Employ less than 250 people worldwide.
  • Companies must be operating from commercial property and registered with Glasgow City Council's non Domestic Rates Office.
  • Must be able to demonstrate the need for grant support.
  • Preference will be given to those applications that demonstrate preparedness and prospects in the market.
  • Must be VAT registered business and operate a business bank account.

Retail companies and companies trading locally (within the City) are not eligible for support.

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