SMMT Member Services

International Services

SMMT International helps UK automotive companies to trade overseas and increase their presence in international markets.

Contact the International team to find out how we can support you to:

  • Raise your profile to an international audience
  • Make connections with potential partners
  • Access government funding
  • Research and scope international markets
  • Organise your stand at key international trade shows

International events

SMMT International further supports UK companies in international markets through bespoke trade missions and UK pavilions at trade shows, making it accessible for British businesses and allows you to enjoy the benefits associated with being part of a UK delegation.

Upcoming market visits: China, USA, India, France, Poland

International newsletter

SMMT’s International team works to help members’ access opportunities overseas. Keep up-to-date with upcoming events and business opportunities by signing up to our monthly e-newsletter here.


To find out more on how SMMT International can support you, please contact us:


+44 (0)20 7344 9201

International Team

Ruta Aisthorpe

Deputy Department Head and Senior International Manager

Matt Smith

Matt Smith

International Manager

Frances Woodman

Frances Woodman

International Manager