UK Trade & Investment was replaced by Department for International Trade in July 2016.
The UK Government’s single destination for information on UK trade, investment, tourism and education.
We are responsible for promoting British trade across the world and ensuring the UK takes advantage of the huge opportunities open to us.
We are responsible for:
- developing, coordinating and delivering a new trade and investment policy to promote UK business across the globe
- developing and negotiating free trade agreements and market access deals with non-EU countries
- negotiating plurilateral trade deals (focused on specific sectors or products)
- providing operational support for exports and facilitating inward and outward investment