340,500 UK businesses trade internationally and global demand for British goods and services continues to be strong.Learn More
The Centre for Strategic and International Studies suggests that cyber espionage could cost 1.5% of a country's GDP.
The US estimates that the cost of counterfeit goods, pirated software, and theft of trade secrets and could be as high as $600bn.Learn More
An open approach to international business and engagement should include measures to protect your long-term profitability, reputation, and the national security of the UK.Learn More
Good governance and proactively considering security in business plans with overseas parties sets the tone of your risk appetite.
Developing a risk based plan to doing business with overseas parties is essential to ensure success.
Being aware of government’s business screening requirements will allow you to be mindful of any national security threats.
If implemented early enough, mitigations will be a necessary part of risk management when doing business with overseas parties.