UKTI is the UK’s international trade and inward investment promotion organisation. In England, it uses a network of private sector international trade advisors to provide support and assistance to new and existing exporters of goods and services, while staff in over 100 markets overseas are available to support businesses locally. It also leads an inward investment network including private sector expertise to help overseas-owned firms locate and build their business in and from the UK.
UKTI is a Government Department which reports to the Secretaries of State for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) and the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO). UKTI has its own objectives and also contributes to the objectives of both BIS and the FCO.
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