UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) 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.

UKTI 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.


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

Our services

Set up a business in the UK

UKTI 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.

Export from the UK

UKTI 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.


UKTI and its partners stage events in the UK and abroad to help companies looking to export. Search for UKTI events.

Business opportunities

UKTI is always looking to provide an international network of opportunities for UK Companies looking to export. You can search these opportunities and register for alerts.

Contact us

UK Trade & Investment Tokyo

TokyoChiyoda-kuNo 1 Ichiban-cho
British Embassy

UK Trade & Investment Osaka

541 - 0059
OsakaChuo-kuEpson Osaka Building 19F
3-5-1 Bakuro-machi

British Consulate-General

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