Department for International Trade

Executive Summary

The Department for International Trade (DIT, formerly known as the UK Trade & Investment (UKTI)) is the Government Department that helps overseas companies bring their high-quality investment to the UK’s dynamic economy. DIT also helps UK-based companies succeed in the global economy.

DIT provides advice to businesses seeking to operate in the UK and has a network of trade and industry advisers in the UK and based in British diplomatic offices overseas.