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The British Chamber of Commerce of Turkey (BCCT) Ms Gozde Kutlu. Who are we?. Established in 1887 for the promotion of Anglo - Turkish trade - One of the oldest chambers in Turkey - Second oldest outside the UK. Who are we?.
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Who are we? • Established in 1887 for the promotion of Anglo - Turkish trade - One of the oldest chambers in Turkey - Second oldest outside the UK
Who are we? • Working very closely with the Trade Departments of British Embassy and the British Consulate General • A member of the Council of British Chambers of Commerce in Continental Europe (COBCOE)
Statement of Purpose The aim of the BCCT is to help business people develop business between the United Kingdom and Turkey.
Services • Replying to enquiries on trade issues, collecting required information about companies in both countries. • Finding distributors, representatives and agents for you
Services • Providing financial status reports and credit checks on Turkish companies • Handling market researchs to individual needs
Services • Providing information on special legislation and statistical data concerning bi-lateral trade between the UK and Turkey, and general information regarding the economies of both countries • Making referrals to legal and financial contacts for consultation
Services • Assisting British and Turkish businessmen in dealing with problems encountered in trading with their respective countries • Providing the use of reference library and network of contacts to those seeking business partners either in the UK or in Turkey
Services • Arranging itineraries, appointments, hotel travel reservations, car rental services, etc. • Helping to find translators and interpreters • Using the Chamber premises located conveniently near the British Consulate General
How we have helped Bemrose Giving information about the specific sector Providing assistance on how they should approach the market - Market research - Identifying possible key clients
How we have helped Bemrose 3) Setting up their appointments - Finding translators and interpreters - Arranging car rentals, accommodation and flight tickets
How we have helped Bemrose 4) Assisting them when they get stuck with the bureaucracy - Accompanying to meetings - Acting as an neutral intermediary
Summary • Turkey is a land of opportunities. - Joining EU has become more realistic. - Use Turkey as a stepping stone to other markets! • Local assistance is vital in the market. - You might find it challenging, do find local partners! • The Chamber would be pleased to help you by providing business services and advice