International Activities

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Events and webinars

Mexico – Export and Business Development Opportunities in the Mexican Automotive sector in light of the USMCA and COVID-19
05 August 2020, 15:00-16:00 (BST)
Mexico is the biggest vehicle producer in Latin America and there are export opportunities to Tier 2 and 4 level suppliers. 80% of products in the categories below are imported – mostly from the US, Germany and Canada, so there are opportunities for competitive UK suppliers. Join Department for International Trade, SMMT, Santander, the Nuevo Leon Automotive Cluster and Altios to find out more.

The Battery Show, USA
Virtual: Novi, Michigan, USA – 15-17 September 2020
The Battery Show 2020 will now be held as a virtual event. Please visit their website or contact us for more details.

The Battery Show, USA
Novi, Michigan, USA – 14-16 September 2021
Postponed from 2020, SMMT will be supporting the UK pavilion at a leading battery supply chain show with 10,000+ visitors.

Previous events and webinars

Ohio: Automotive Powerhouse
20 July 2020 

SMMT, Department for International Trade, and JobsOhio will discuss the opportunities in Ohio for UK automotive. Ohio’s large auto-specific workforce is among the largest in the Midwest, and is a leading producer and supplier of key automotive components and raw materials in North America.

Export opportunities in the US electric vehicle sector
25 June 2020 
Listen back to the Department for International Trade US automotive team specialists on the regulatory developments that are prompting EV adoption and the opportunities on the horizon.

USA CV market and the Work Truck Show
8 November 2019
Find out more about the CV market in the US and opportunities for UK suppliers from our partner Campbell’s Consultancy.