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, consulates and other diplomatic offices around the world. We provide companies with the tools they require to be competitive on the world stage.

The DIT Italy head office is based at the British Consulate General in Milan and a secondary office can be found at the British Embassy in Rome.

Responsibilities

DIT in Italy helps companies in Britain increase their competitiveness through overseas trade in Italy. We also offer professional, authoritative and personalised assistance to help companies in Italy locate and expand in the UK.

Our services

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.

Export opportunities

DIT provides free international export sales leads from its worldwide network. Search for export opportunities.

Events

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.

Our people

  • Tim Flear MVO

    HM Consul General Milan and Director of Trade and Investment Italy, Department for International Trade

Contact us

Department for International Trade Italy

British Consulate General
Via San Paolo, 7
20121 Milan


Italy

Access and opening times

Marketing and events enquiries, Department for International Trade Italy

British Consulate General
Via San Paolo, 7
20121 Milan


Italy

Access and opening times