Department for Business and Trade Japan
DBT provides trade and investment services and practical support. We help UK companies succeed in Japan, and Japanese companies set up and invest in the UK.
We offer expertise and contacts through our extensive network of specialists in the UK, and staff in the British Embassy in Tokyo and the British Consulate General in Osaka.
Set up a business and invest in the UK
Discover investment opportunities and learn how your business can expand to the UK on great.gov.uk.
Buy from the UK
Find exceptional and creative UK trade partners with DBT’s Find a Supplier service on great.gov.uk.
Export to Japan from the UK
UK companies can increase their sales, growth and stability by selling to Japan.
On great.gov.uk, DBT provides:
- an export guide to Japan
- practical export advice
- export opportunities
- events for exporters and international buyers
- export finance and related guidance
You can also visit our Export to Japan hub for free information on trading with Japan, including detailed market research, events, industry guides, and practical step-by-step exporting advice.
Export licensing and special rules for Japan
Information on products or services which require licences for supply outside of the UK.
Department for Business and Trade Tokyo
TokyoChiyoda-ku, No 1 Ichiban-cho,
+81 (3) 5211-1100
Department for Business and Trade Osaka
OsakaChuo-kuEpson Osaka Building 19F
+81 (6) 6120 5600