Great Week: Vietnam & Mexico Trade Missions

The GREAT WEEKS will give UK-based businesses the opportunity to join government-led trade missions to meet major buyers, potential partners, influential opinion formers in market and take part in specially created platforms to promote their business.

missions-vietnamGREAT WEEK Vietnam

Dates: 29th September to 5th October 2013
Destinations: Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Danang
Application Deadline: 2nd September 2013

 

Opportunities for Film & Animation

  • · Vietnam is a young country (60% of its population of 90 million is under 30) with rising box office sales.
  • · UK film, TV and music are becoming increasingly popular.
  • · UK developed TV show formats are being adapted for the local market (e.g. Vietnam’s Got Talent).
  • · Box office sales in Vietnam increased by 35% in 2012 to nearly $50 million

 

Programme Highlights

  • · Bespoke Film and Animation activities will be led by Lord Puttnam including a seminar and UK Film Week.

 

More information is available on the GREAT WEEKS Vietnam website: www.greatweeks.co.uk/overseas-missions/Vietnam

 

missions-mexicoGREAT WEEK Mexico

Dates: 10th to 16th November 2013
Destinations: Mexico City, Guadalajara, Queretaro
Application Deadline: 14th October 2013

 

Opportunities for Film & Animation
· Mexico is the largest exporter of creative goods and services in its region, exporting over $5 billion in 2008.
· Attend workshops, expositions, conferences and face-to-face meetings when, through GREAT WEEK Mexico, the UK will be the Country of Honour at Mexico’s CutOut Fest, the largest animation and digital art festival in Mexico.
  • Mexico has the world’s fifth-highest cinema attendance and the largest film market in Latin America. 
Programme Highlights 

  • · New media workshops, conferences and face-to-face meetings.

 

More information on GREAT WEEKS Mexico is available on the GREAT WEEKS websitewww.greatweeks.couk/overseas-missions/Mexico
Application Process
The process is simple, with companies submitting an application online www.greatweeks.co.uk/mission-applications
Market Access Programme Grants are available for all SMEs
(An SME has less than 250 employees and either has an annual turnover not exceeding €50m or an annual balance sheet total not exceeding €47m.)
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