There are opportunities for UK companies in Dubai and the Northern Emirates in a number of areas
* Facilities Management - asset control, contract management, supply chain management, performance management and customer relation management.
* Employment Services
* Exhibitions, Events and Conferences
* Freight Services
Details can be found in the attached briefing by the British Embassy Dubai on the Business and Consumer Services sector in Dubai and the Northern Emirates. The report which is in Related Documents includes an overview of the sector, plus information on the characteristics of the market, key methods of doing business, events, publications and where the opportunities are in the market.
Research is critical when considering new markets. UKTI provides market research services which can help UK companies doing business overseas including:
Overseas Market Introduction Service (OMIS). Bespoke research into potential markets, and support during your visits overseas.
Export Marketing Research Scheme. In depth subsidised research service administered by the British chambers of Commerce on behalf of UKTI
Contact your local International Trade Advisor if you are interested in accessing these services, or for general advice in developing your export strategy.