Department for International Trade

Latest from the Department for International Trade

  1. £2 billion of new investment opportunities launched across the UK
  2. Trade and investment core statistics book
  3. Low-carbon export toolkit

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What the Department for International Trade does

We secure UK and global prosperity by promoting and financing international trade and investment, and championing free trade.

Read more about what we do

Documents

Our publications

  1. Low-carbon export toolkit
  2. Diabetes: develop treatments in the UK
  3. See all publications

Our ministers

Our management

Antonia Romeo
Antonia Romeo
Permanent Secretary
Crawford Falconer
Second Permanent Secretary and Chief Trade Negotiation Adviser
John Alty
Director General, Trade Policy
John Mahon
Director General, Exports
Mark Slaughter
Director General, Investment
Louis Taylor
Chief Executive, UK Export Finance
Catherine Vaughan
Director General and Chief Operating Officer
Simon Walker
Lead non-executive board member
Julie Currie
Non-executive board member
Noel Harwerth
Non-executive board member
Dr Pippa Malmgren
Non-executive board member

Contact DIT

Department for International Trade

King Charles Street
Whitehall
London
SW1A 2AH
United Kingdom

Telephone

+44 (0) 20 7215 5000

Enquiries for overseas companies looking to set up in the UK

Overseas companies can contact the Investment Services Team for information about setting up in the UK including the help that is available.

Companies in the North West - export enquiries

DIT North West
Lee House
90 Great Bridgewater Street
Manchester
M1 5JW
United Kingdom

Telephone

0333 320 0392

Contact your local DIT office for enquiries about exporting and find out how DIT can help.

Companies in the North East - export enquiries

DIT North East
Aykley Heads Business Centre
Durham
DH1 5TS
United Kingdom

Telephone

0345 136 0169

Contact your local DIT office for enquiries about exporting and find out how DIT can help.

Companies in Yorkshire and the Humber - export enquiries

DIT Yorkshire and the Humber
County Way
Barnsley
S70 2JW
United Kingdom

Telephone

0300 365 1000

Contact your local DIT office for enquiries about exporting and find out how DIT can help.

Companies in the West Midlands - export enquiries

DIT West Midlands
75 Harborne Road
Birmingham
B15 3DH
United Kingdom

Telephone

0345 222 0159

Contact your local DIT office for enquiries about exporting and find out how DIT can help.

Companies in the East Midlands - export enquiries

DIT East Midlands
The International Trade Centre
5 Merus Court
Leicester
LE19 1RJ
United Kingdom

Telephone

0345 052 4001

Contact your local DIT office for enquiries about exporting and find out how DIT can help.

Companies in the East of England - export enquiries

DIT East of England
Titan Court
3 Bishops Square
Hatfield
Hertfordshire
AL10 9NE
United Kingdom

Telephone

01707 398 398

Contact your local DIT office for enquiries about exporting and find out how DIT can help.

Companies in London - export enquiries

DIT London
6th Floor
140 Aldersgate Street
London
EC1A 4HY
United Kingdom

Telephone

020 7234 3000

Contact your local DIT office for enquiries about exporting and find out how DIT can help.

Companies in the South West - export enquiries

DIT South West
Leigh Court
Abbots Leigh
Bristol
BS8 3RA
United Kingdom

Telephone

01275 370 944

Contact your local DIT office for enquiries about exporting and find out how DIT can help.

Companies in the South East - export enquiries

DIT South East
Unit 10
Fulcrum
2 Solent Way
Whiteley
Fareham
PO15 7FN
United Kingdom

Telephone

0330 300 0012

Contact your local DIT office for enquiries about exporting and find out how DIT can help.

Scottish Enterprise

Telephone

0800 019 1953

Businesses in Scotland are assisted in international trade by Scottish Enterprise

Business Wales

Telephone

03000 6 03000

Businesses in Wales are assisted in international trade by Business Wales.

Invest Northern Ireland

Telephone

0800 181 4422

Businesses in Northern Ireland are assisted in international trade by Invest Northern Ireland.

Make an FOI request

  1. Read about the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act and how to make a request.
  2. Check our previous releases to see if we’ve already answered your question.
  3. Make a new request by contacting us using the details below.

Freedom of Information

Information Rights Unit
55 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2HP
United Kingdom

High profile groups within DIT

  1. Export Control Joint Unit
  2. Department for International Trade Defence & Security Organisation
  3. Healthcare UK
  4. Life Sciences Organisation