The Department for International Trade (DIT) helps UK-based companies succeed in the global economy. We also help overseas companies bring their high-quality investment to the UK’s dynamic economy.
DIT offers expertise and contacts through its extensive network of specialists in the UK, and in British embassies and other diplomatic offices around the world. We provide companies with the tools they require to be competitive on the world stage.
DIT in China helps companies in Britain increase their competitiveness through overseas trade in China. We also offer professional, authoritative and personalised assistance to help companies in China locate and expand in the UK.
Set up a business in the UK
DIT offers dedicated, professional, personalised assistance to help you locate and expand your business in the UK, read about our investment services or contact us to find out more.
Sourcing products or services from the UK
DIT helps overseas businesses to source UK products and services and connect with UK partners. Read about our services for overseas businesses.
Export from the UK
DIT can assist you on every step of the exporting journey in both the UK and overseas, read about our exporting services or contact us to find out more.
DIT provides free international export sales leads from its worldwide network. Search for export opportunities.
DIT and its partners stage events in the UK and abroad to help companies looking to export. You can browse scheduled events and register for alerts.
Department for International Trade Beijing
11 Guang Hua Lu
100600 Chaoyang District Beijing
Enquiries +86 (0)10 5192 4000
Department for International Trade Shanghai
Suite 301 Shanghai Centre
1376 Nanjing Road
Enquiries +86 (0)21 6279 7650
Department for International Trade Guangzhou
2/F Guangdong Int'l Hotel
339 Huanshi Dong Lu Guangzhou
Enquiries +86 (0)20 8314 3000
Department for International Trade Chongqing
Suite 2801, Metropolitan Tower
68 Zuorong Road
400100 Yuzhong District Chongqing
Enquiries +86 (0)23 6369 1500
Department for International Trade Wuhan