The Department for International Trade (DIT) helps UK businesses export and grow into global markets, and also helps overseas companies locate and invest in the UK. Services are provided in over 100 markets via British Embassies and diplomatic offices around the world. The Department has a global network of 2,400 staff. Its International Trade Advisors across the UK have years of business experience to draw on when advising companies.
DIT has helped thousands of businesses achieve international success by providing tailored services with specialist support covering a wide range of industries. Its clients consistently cite the importance of DIT support in helping them to overcome barriers to new overseas business and improve their business performance.
DIT’s Digital Exporting Programme helps UK retailers and brands export their products and services overseas through online channels. It provides specialist e-commerce related export support to help UK companies grow their business internationally. Services include free one-to-one tailored advice from experienced Digital Commerce Advisers.