CT Business Travel Runs Its First Trade Mission to Erbil

In October 2010 CT Business Travel’s Iraq office hosted its first trade mission, with a group of 53 people in attendance, representing a diverse range of UK companies wishing to do business in Iraq. Mark Kempster, CT Business Travel’s Managing Director personally headed up the trade mission so he could experience the operation first hand and ensure the trip went smoothly.

He said “To take the first group over to Iraq for our Erbil office to host was incredibly rewarding, especially as the mission was hugely successful. Following the trip, three companies from the original group have booked further trips with us to Iraq in 2011, and one company is already back out in Iraq doing business, which is great news”.

Kempster continued, “The type of businesses who attended the trip varied enormously. There were architects, property developers, oil traders, security companies, businesses that provide generators, re-location companies, businesses involved in education and setting up schools to name just a few. Our trade missions give companies the confidence they need to visit countries like Iraq. Travelling with us they know that their trip will be well organised, safe, and that they will get to meet the decision makers of companies that are relevant to them and that they can potentially do with business with”.

Meetings with Iraqi businesses are typically arranged through local Chambers of Commerce which are organised by CT Business Travel’s local offices. In addition, CT Business Travel can then arrange appropriate places to meet, necessary security, transportation and last but by no means least, translators.


Deprecated: related_posts is deprecated since version 5.12.0! Use yarpp_related instead. in /srv/users/ibn/apps/ibn/public/wp-includes/functions.php on line 5211

One Response to CT Business Travel Runs Its First Trade Mission to Erbil


  1. Notice: Only variables should be assigned by reference in /srv/users/ibn/apps/ibn/public/wp-content/plugins/subscribe-to-comments/subscribe-to-comments.php on line 590
    CT Business Travel Runs Its First Trade Mission to Erbil | Iraq … | Business Travel
    7th December 2010 at 21:09 #

    [...] CT Business Travel, a leading UK business travel agent which recently opened an office in Iraq, has successfully hosted its first trade mission in Erbil. CT. … Go here to see the original: CT Business Travel Runs Its First Trade Mission to Erbil | Iraq … [...]

Trackbacks/Pingbacks


  1. Notice: Only variables should be assigned by reference in /srv/users/ibn/apps/ibn/public/wp-content/plugins/subscribe-to-comments/subscribe-to-comments.php on line 590
    CT Business Travel Runs Its First Trade Mission to Erbil | Iraq … | Business Travel
    - 7th December 2010

    [...] CT Business Travel, a leading UK business travel agent which recently opened an office in Iraq, has successfully hosted its first trade mission in Erbil. CT. … Go here to see the original: CT Business Travel Runs Its First Trade Mission to Erbil | Iraq … [...]