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.

In Russia DIT is based in 3 Diplomatic Missions – in the British Embassy in Moscow and Consulates-General in St Petersburg and Ekaterinburg.


DIT in Russia helps companies in Britain increase their competitiveness through overseas trade in Russia. We also offer professional, authoritative and personalised assistance to help companies in Russia 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.


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.

Contact us

Department for International Trade Moscow

British Embassy
121099 Moscow
10 Smolenskaya naberezhnaya

Department for International Trade Ekaterinburg

British Consulate-General
620075 Ekaterinburg
15A Gogol Street

Department for International Trade St Petersburg

British Consulate-General
191124 St Petersburg
5 Pl Proletarskoy Dikatury

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