South Tyneside Export Growth Programme


The South Tyneside Export Growth Programme is a tailored package of assistance available to businesses located in South Tyneside. If you are looking to export products or services to new markets overseas, this programme will provide: 

  • tailored package to support the needs of individual businesses 
  • dedicated one-to-one support from an export professional 
  • financial assistance to support your export project 

Support could include 50% of the project costs, up to a maximum of £2,000 (i.e. total project cost £4,000) - this is supported through the ERDF Project 'Expanding North East Presence in International Markets' part of the European Regional Development Fund Programme 2014-2020. Successful applicants could also receive discretionary funding of up to £1,000 to contribute to non-eligible project costs. 

Support is available to five South Tyneside SMEs (small or medium sized enterprise) with aspirations to grow the export sales of their business. 

Applications are now closed, successful SMEs will be informed via email to enrol on the programme. 

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