Information about export Markets
1. Export Information Service
SEDC offers exporting information services, through providing foreign trade statistics and their sources, destinations and categories according to HS code classification of the goods, as well as introducing custom transactions and lists of tariffs. SEDC also provides information on facilities, exemptions and guarantees available for exporters by relevant entities and organizations.
Access to such information is available on the electronic system of SEDC.
SEDC continuously provides up to date publications and information to help develop the exporting knowledge of its members and partners to benefit and educate firms that deal with Sharjah markets and want to purchase exportable goods. SEDC provides information about all the relevant procedures, laws, regulations, systems, data and statistics with which sellers and buyers are concerned.
Such a service is provided through the following publications:
Exporters Directory, Lists of Custom Tariffs, Exporting Procedures Guide, Industrial Products Directory, Commercial Directory, and the Annual Foreign Trade Report.
3. International Bids & Tenders
SEDC, through its large network of partners of international trade organizations, provides information and data on the opportunities of international tenders and bids for various types of projects. SEDC provides the exportable products needed to meet the requirements of such tenders and bids, so that its members can take advantage of such opportunities in order to widen their exporting activities.
4. Standards Map
SEDC offers a special service that reinforces the streamlining of export movement, through an instrument relevant to international markets, which is the Standards Map. The Standards Map set by international trade centers include standards of specifications for products, goods and items, incorporated within the world trade environment which is helpful for producers, exporters and buyers in terms of commercial transactions and investment relations within global markets.