Trade Leads & Promotion Agencies

In the case of national agencies these are provided in the relevant Country Profile (Trade Profile), Investment & Export Promotion section. However, there are a number of resources which exist to help promote and support international trade; as well as providing (in some cases) direct trade leads.

1Point Commerce
The Network promotes companies on a global level, provides the necessary online and off-line infrastructures to enable companies to trade with markets around the world, complete transactions from inspection, payment & delivery, and to successfully expand into new markets at minimal cost and risk.
Free trade lead listings. In English and French.
ASEAN Sources
A platform for members of ASEAN Business Community to showcase their products globally and internationally.
Asian Trade Promotion
R This website offers information on trade and business in Asia, such as trade fair and business partner. It is provided by 24 trade promotion organizations in Asia as a portal website for business people accessing Asia.
Caribbean Export Development Agency
The Caribbean Export Intelligence Portal.
Centre for the Promotion of Imports from developing countries to Europe.
eBSI Export Academy
The eBSI Export Academy was established by a group of highly motivated International Trade Practitioners who had previously been heavily involved in traditional International Trade Training with Ireland’s leading private sector export development bodies, the Irish Exporter’s Association and its Academic and Research arm, the Institute of International Trade of Ireland. Since 2002, eBSI Export Academy, has been a leading Online Trade Training Academy based in Ireland and with offices in Boston, USA and with thousands of graduates in over 70 countries around the world.
Enterprise Europe Network
Helps businesses innovate and grow on an international scale. It is the world’s largest support network for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with international Ambitions.
EUREKA is a publicly-funded, intergovernmental network, involving over 40 countries. EUREKA’s aim is to enhance European competitiveness by fostering innovation-driven entrepreneurship in Europe, between small and large industry, research institutes and universities.
European International Business Academy (EIBA)
EIBA is a professional society for academics, practitioners, and others interested in the evolving IB spectrum.
European Union Acces2Markets Trade Helpdesk
Access2Markets is the new portal for EU exporters and importers to find detailed information on: (a) tariffs (b) rules of origin (c) product requirements (d) customs procedures and formalities (e) VAT/excise duties/sales taxes (f) Trade barriers and (g) trade statistics
We provide unique insight into the supply capacity of emerging economies in manufacturing industries.
Healy Consultants
Experience of setting up companies for our clients in over 178 countries around the world.
Internet Brokers
E-mail trading posts only list announcements after some qualification by Internet Brokers, so announcements only come from companies receiving some qualification. To receive e-mail trading posts, there is no charge, please send an e-mail with "subscribe" in the subject area to
Established to build solid global business community. Our vision is helping small and large businesses to participate in the global economy and to provide tools for sharing resources to support communities around the world.
The Forum For International Trade Training
Dedicated to providing international business training, resources and professional certification to individuals and Businesses.
The Small Business Knowledge Base
Free small business guides, free business books in pdf.
TradeEasy advocates a "Pre-emptive Strike" strategy, whereby sellers actively inform suitable buyers of their latest products and offers in a timely and regular basis. This approach is obviously much more effective than playing a waiting game.
World Trade PointFederation
Through a network of more than 100 trade information and facilitation centres, known as Trade Points, the WTPF assists small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in over 70 countries worldwide to trade internationally through the use of electronic commerce technologies.