DIT provides trade and investment services and practical support. We help UK companies succeed in Burma, and Burmese 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 Burma.

Set up a business and invest in the UK

Discover investment opportunities and learn how your business can set up and grow in the UK on great.gov.uk.

Buy from the UK

Find exceptional and creative UK trade partners with the DIT’s Find a Supplier service.

Export to Burma from the UK

UK companies can increase their sales, growth and stability by selling to Burma.

DIT provides:

You can find services and information at great.gov.uk. Our export guide to Burma provides essential information for new and established exporters.

Export licensing and special rules for Burma

Information on products or services which require licences for supply outside of the UK.

Arms embargo and other restrictions on Burma

Details of any arms embargoes, trade control restrictions, defence export policies and restrictions on terrorist organisations which may apply to Burma.

Financial sanctions on Burma

Information on any financial sanctions imposed in the UK towards Burma.

Our people

  • Christopher Pook

    Regional Director for DIT and FCO Prosperity, South East Asia

Contact us

Department for International Trade Burma

British Embassy Rangoon
80 Strand Road
Rangoon
(Box No 638)
Burma

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